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Dana Masad

fictional representations. Image of Victory , however, which focuses on the historical story and its cinematic representation, undermines and challenges such distinction. There appears to be a clear differentiation between the two ontological dimensions of

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Two Patterns of Modernization

An Analysis of the Ethnic Issue in Israel

Shlomo Fischer

traditional Jewish collective encompassed religious aspects, but it also included a key primordial dimension ( Eisenstadt 1980 ). Accordingly, the essential ontological identity of the individual stemmed from being part of the Jewish people ( Fischer 1993

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The Missing Policing

The Absent Concept of Policing and Its Substitutes in Israeli Military Doctrine

Ofra Ben-Ishai

institutional legitimacy ( Ben-Ishai 2018 ). A previous study found that M constructed the doctrine by incorporating principles of material and symbolic asset allocation within classical ontological military categories ( Ben-Ishai 2018 ). Following these

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Noa Hazan and Avital Barak

its function in the Israeli public sphere as the set of a constantly changing play, through which diverse agendas are visualized. Therefore, they deny the site ontological stability, using it as a litmus test identifying competitive tendencies and

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Sociology in the Garden

Beyond the Liberal Grammar of Contemporary Sociology

Nissim Mizrachi

garden blooms from its deep belief in universal justice, a value it feels should prevail throughout the world; hence, the garden’s task is to nurture that value. However, Asad (2003: 57–59) continues, this normative perspective rests on the ontological

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Recapturing the Lost

Digitalized Memories of the Rhodesian Bush War

Ane Marie Ørbø Kirkegaard

unrealizable) composed of symbolic, institutional, and material practices” (1994: 616; emphasis in original). Following this, Somers suggests that in social sciences research, narratives should be understood as four-dimensional, consisting of ontological

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The psychology of regions

A Vygotskian perspective

Luk Van Langenhove

, such as discourse analysis of conversational analysis. For others, it refers to rethinking the whole ontology of the social realm. A rather radical ontological position is taken by Rom Harré, who argues that the primary social reality is a worldwide and

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Sam Jackson, Áron Bakos, Birgitte Refslund Sørensen, and Matti Weisdorf

ontological transformations that disorient (and sometimes help reorient) soldiers who inhabit a world inundated with intimate and tactile knowledge of war and combat. The world does not feel dangerous and threatening, it is so. While Wool’s argument is

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First as Tragedy, Then as Teleology

The Politics/People Dichotomy in the Ethnography of Post-Yugoslav Nationalization

Stef Jansen

of these enactments? Following nationalist explanations such as those of the Ljubićs and the Đukićs themselves, we could detect a straightforward expression here of an authentic national ontology that had been suppressed in socialist Yugoslavia and

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Whither the people in the ASEAN Community?

Prospects in regional community building above and below the state

See Seng Tan

before “people-centered” and hence anointed with both ontological and political priority. 3 Likewise, ASEAN's declared aspiration for a “rules-based” regionalism has noticeably been constrained and defined by national expectations. In the lead up to the