Durante las últimas cuatro décadas, buena parte del desarrollo económico en América Latina ha girado en torno a la industria extractiva bajo un marco regulatorio neoliberal. Este modelo ha provocado protestas e incluso, en algunos casos, procesos constituyentes emergentes. En este contexto, reflexionamos por qué el marco neoliberal para el ordenamiento territorial sigue ocasionando resistencia a pesar de sus cambios y promesas. El neoliberalismo originalmente surgió a mediados del siglo anterior como una manera menos conflictiva, más tecnocrática, de tomar decisiones fundamentales en la economía y la política ambiental. En este artículo nos enfocamos en dos casos emblemáticos de oposición en Perú y Chile donde las poblaciones locales lograron imponer su mirada ante la del Estado.
Juan Carlos Cayo, Ingol Gentes, Pablo Policzer, and Ana Watson
Embedded Neoliberalism in Israel during Rabin's Second Government
Arie Krampf, Uri Ansenberg, and Barak Zur
2018 ; Mandelkern 2015 ; Mandelkern and Paz-Fuchs 2018 ; Maron and Shalev 2017 ; Mundlak 2018 ; Razin 2018 ; Rosenhek and Maman 2017 ). The conventional view is that after the enactment of the Stabilization Plan, Israel's path to neoliberalism
Oded Haklai and Adia Mendelson-Maoz
between 1992 and 1996 to guide Israel onto a neoliberal economic path. The authors coin the term “embedded neoliberalism” to explain the interaction between pro-market and anti-market influences, yielding a peculiar type of neoliberal order in Israel
Contemporary Trends in Religious-Zionism
the literature on Religious-Zionism, which focuses on the opinions and rulings of rabbis as the means to understand the movement's collective beliefs. Neo-liberalism During the movement's first stages, Religious-Zionism had a strong socialist
From Teaching to Competing
, included The Time Tunnel and The Lost Islands , which aired on IETV, and Little House on the Prairie , which was presented by the IBA. The Rise of the Live Studio Show for Children As part of the neo-liberal privatization process in Israel, cable
Guy Ben-Porat and Fany Yuval
This study of neo-conservatism in Israel argues that despite its powerful emergence, internal contradictions prevent it from establishing a hegemonic position. This argument is used to explain the collapse of the Likud in the 2006 elections after it adopted a neo-conservative agenda. The attempt to maintain simultaneously a hawkish foreign policy and a neo-liberal economic agenda proved costly, since the demands of such a foreign policy often contradict the 'small state' tenets of neo-liberalism. Consequently, as this article demonstrates, neo-conservatism has a difficult time sustaining a stable constituency, as those who support an aggressive foreign policy may desire a more welfare-type state, while those who support neo-liberalism generally favor a moderate foreign policy.
New Forms of Political Action in Israeli Channeling
In this article I examine eschatological beliefs and practices among channels in Israel and abroad, and show that they demonstrate an avoidance of traditional, group-oriented political action, and an embrace of alternative, spiritual action performed individually. This is linked to Israel's shift to a neo-liberal economy and culture in the last few decades, where self-accountability has become the norm. Channeling teaches an extreme version of self-divinity, claiming that a person creates all aspects of his or her life and objecting to outside authority and regulation. It believes in a coming of a New Age of light and that the means to achieve it are personal quests for individual empowerment, which are anticipated to affect the whole world via the “virtual aggregate group,” an energetic reservoir that replaces the traditional group. Channels are engaged in alternative political action, attempting to change the world by virtually pooling spiritual resources.
Scott Lasensky, Ilan Peleg, Ned Lazarus, Don Seeman, and Assaf Zimring
Michael Brenner, In Search of Israel: The History of an Idea (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2018), 392 pp. Hardback, $22.50.
Keren Or Schlesinger, Gadi Algazi, and Yaron Ezrahi, eds., Israel/ Palestine: Scholarly Tributes to the Legacy of Baruch Kimmerling [in Hebrew] (Jerusalem: Magnes Press, 2017), 525 pp. Paperback, $39.00.
Omer Zanany, From Managing Conflict to Managing a Political Settlement: Israeli Security Doctrine and the Prospective Palestinian State [in Hebrew] (Tel Aviv: Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research and Molad: The Center for Democratic Renewal, 2018), 99 pp.
David Ohana, Nationalizing Judaism: Zionism as a Theological Ideology (New York: Lexington Books, 2017), 224 pp. eBook, $64.40.
Arie Krampf, The Israeli Path to Neoliberalism: The State, Continuity and Change (London: Routledge, 2018), 254 pp. Hardback, $145.00. eBook, $54.95.
Nissim Leon, Judy Baumel-Schwartz, Amir Paz-Fuchs, and Roy Kreitner
Baumel-Schwartz Bar-Ilan University Asa Maron and Michael Shalev , eds., Neoliberalism as a State Project: Changing the Political Economy of Israel (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), 256 pp. When one considers the amount of attention that neo-liberalism
Between the ‘Good Person’ and the ‘Bad Citizen’
hegemons’ (LFH) has removed itself even further from the lower-class Mizrahim and widened the gap between itself and them. It has done so through the dissemination and implementation of neo-liberal ideology and by transforming the Israeli economy into a