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Winter and Summer Pockets of Hope

by Christine Cohen Park

“Pockets of Hope”: Peaceful Coexistence in Israel & Palestine

by Christine Cohen Park

Historians Relate to Present Echoes of their Work

Covering a period from the late eighteenth century to today, Urban Violence in the Middle East explores the phenomenon of urban violence in order to unveil general developments and historical specificities in a variety of Middle Eastern contexts. Below, contributors to the volume tell about their personal relationship as historians to present echoes of their […]

Rethinking the Family in Israel

  This is a special post written by guest editor Sylvie Fogiel-Bijaoui on why the topic of the family in Israel was chosen for Volume 28, Issue 2 of Israel Studies Review.     Israel is a society of paradoxes. It defines itself as a Jewish and democratic state that strives to institutionalize equality for all […]