The Shaping of Israeli Identity: Myth, Memory and Trauma

David Ohana (Editor), Robert S Wistrich (Editor)

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A dozen essays document the evolution of national myths in Israel as the heroic figures and events of independence and survival transmute into blind fanaticism, great-power manipulation, and traditional colonialism and genocide. Without passing any judgement on the changes, they delve into the meani.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages239
ISBN (Electronic)9781135205942
ISBN (Print)0714641634, 0714646415, 9780714641638, 9780714646411
StatePublished - 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities (all)
  • Social Sciences (all)


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