Special Volumes

Published by Indiana University Press

Tel Aviv The First Century
Edited by S. Ilan Troen and Maoz Azaryahu

Militarism and Israeli Society

Militarism and Israeli Society
Edited by Gabriel Sheffer and Oren Barak

Israel Studies

Israel Studies
presents multidisciplinary scholarship on Israeli history, politics, society and culture. Each issue includes essays and documents on issues of broad interest reflecting diverse points of view. Temporal boundaries extend to the pre-state period, although emphasis is on the State of Israel. Due recognition is also given to diaspora communities and their relationship to the state. The journal is cosponsored by the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, in affiliation with the Association of Israel Studies. It is published by Indiana University Press.

Editors: S. Ilan Troen, Brandeis University
               Natan Aridan, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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Israel Studies
Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel and Zionism
Sede Boker Campus
POB 257, 84990 Israel

Check out a recent issue

Issue 21:2, Summer 2016

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Shayna Zamkanei, "The Politics of Defining Jews from Arab Countries"

Avidan Milevsky, "Challenges and Psychological Adjustment of Religious American Adolescent Immigrants to Israel"

Sebastian Klor, "'Marginal Immigrants': Jewish-Argentine Immigration to the State of Israel 1948-1967"


Tamir Goren, "Annexation or Separation? The Municipal Status of the Jewish Neighborhoods of Jaffa 1940-1944"

Havatzelet Yahel and Ruth Kark, "Reasoning from History: Israel's 'Peace Law' and Resettlement of the Tel Malhata Bedouin"

Moshe Naor, "The Israeli Names Law: National Integration and Military Rule"

Gideon Aran, "Khilul Hashem: Blasphemy in Past and Present Israel"

Joseph Ringel, " The Construction and De-construction of the Ashkenazi vs. Sephardic/Mizrahi Dichotomy in Israeli Culture: Rabbi Eliyahou Zini vs. Rabbi Ovadia Yosef"


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