Politics and Society in Modern Israel: Myths and Realities
Adam M. Garfinkle
2 Rev ed
With full coverage of recent dramatic events in Israeli politics from the Rabin assassination through the May 1996 elections, this work provides an up-to-date introduction to Israeli politics and society. It seeks to convey a strong sense of everyday life in Israel, the nuances and contradictions of Israeli identity, the ethnic composition and institutional structure of Israeli society, as well as Israeli political culture and the issues that dominate the country's domestic and foreign policy. This edition has been updated to cover the prime ministership of Benyamin Netanyahu.