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Ksenia Gavrilova

Carole Seyfrit (1994) argue that female high school students, more often than male students, expect to migrate permanently and actually migrate away from their communities (“bush villages”) to urban centers. In comparison with young men, young women

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Liberal Whispers and Propaganda Fears

The American Jewish Committee and Israel’s Palestinian Minority, 1948–1966

Geoffrey P. Levin

criticizing Israel and Zionism, as did Arab embassies. The League and these embassies, along with the AFME, a CIA-backed non-profit led by anti-Zionist Christians, all supported the Organization of Arab Students, which welcomed Arab officials as speakers on

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Gigi Moti

don’t have the desire for it either. That’s not our goal. We also need each student to stay in his place, in his reality. This interview reflects the degree of the distancing and alienation between the kibbutz and Sderot children and from everything

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Wang Zhen, Alfred Tovias, Peter Bergamin, Menachem Klein, Tally Kritzman-Amir, and Pnina Peri

, passive villagers. “It is striking,” Dowty comments, “how often the word ‘European’ crops up in the earliest writings and expressions of the settlers” (p. 94). The newcomers “would be the teachers, not the students, as they brought progress to an area

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Kobi Peled, Thomas Mitchell, Kenneth Waltzer, Brent E. Sasley, Hillel Cohen, and Laura Zittrain Eisenberg

spurred by processes of permanent settlement, for instance, the transformation of saintly graves into cemeteries with saintly graves at their navels. These changes are described in further research on Negev burial customs by one of Kressel’s students (see

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The Puzzle of The University on Air

A Story of Media and Academia in Israel, 1977–2013

Hagai Boas and Ayelet Baram-Tsabari

example, has published over 400 popular science books since it started operations in 2000. 1 The brainchild of two students seeking a Hebrew translation of their syllabi, Resling has become one of the central publishers of popular science in Israel ( A

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Jewish Secular-Believer Women in Israel

A Complex and Ambivalent Identity

Hagar Lahav

so on … I understand that this is supposed to be the content of secularism, but it is not the content of my secularism. (Nogah, 36, postgraduate student) As Nogah’s remarks demonstrate, the immediate responses of most interviewees to the question of

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Christopher Hill, Anna Bara, David Dettmann, Joseph Livesey, and Falk Huettmann

experiences of the markets and networks he explores. These are highly evocative of the places and situations we encounter. Holzlehner is refreshingly open regarding the experience of conducting fieldwork, and thus good for students to think with about their

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Reflecting the “Field”

Two Vepsian Villages and three Researchers

Laura Siragusa and Madis Arukask

folklore genres encode and reflect the complexity of life differently, so too do languages (e.g., Hymes 2000 ). I was trained to focus on the heritage language of Finno-Ugric minorities during my student years. In the second half of the nineties on my

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Akulina Mestnikova

Translator : Jenanne K. Ferguson

Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) was adopted, which is based on developing multilingual students. The Day of Native Language and Literature was established on 13 February, and the state target program of language planning in the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) was