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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

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Between Scylla and Charybdis

On Colin Shindler’s Respublica Hebraeorum

Arie M. Dubnov

alienated by the shape of the Jewish republic today. A snapshot of the existential anguish shared by many current students and scholars of Israel Studies, these chapters could easily have been titled “Between Scylla and Charybdis.” They, more than the

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Dan Avnon, Nitzan Lebovic, Raymond Cohen, Elie Friedman, Sara Helman, Gad Barzilai, and Ari Ariel

Buber’s 1949 successor as chair of the department, his former student, S. N. Eisenstadt. This is what Israeli sociologist Ronen Shamir and I have referred to as the black box of Israeli sociology. Ram has opened that box. His findings blend histories of

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Migration Destination Choice as a Criterion of Self-Identification

The Case of Young People Leaving Noril’sk and Dudinka

Nadezhda Zamyatina

very large city, the pace of life is very fast there, and the infrastructure there is like that in a large city as well. A student from Altai Republic feels better in Tomsk, as the infrastructure is not so city-like there . (AFD-2, Dudinka) There are

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Svetlana Huusko

history, raising the respect among children for the historical objects and heroic glory of Russia, thus broadening school students’ and youth's horizons and increasing their knowledge in the fields of history, culture, and geography ( Severobaikal

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Lia Friesem

fact, more in line with the official discourse in a ‘Holocaust-overdosed’ society. When, for example, Israeli students describe a difficult exam as a ‘Holocaust’ or a harsh teacher as a ‘Nazi’, I do not believe they are truly engaged in a struggle for

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War and Memory

The Israeli Communist Commemoration of the Spanish Civil War, 1936–1986

Amir Locker-Biletzki

full-blown maturity was the collective trauma of World War I, mainly the 1914 Battle of Langemarck where, reportedly, youthful students charged at the enemy singing the German national anthem (ibid.: 70). Since it represented the first time that modern

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Israel’s Recent Unionizing Drives

The Broader Social Context

Jonathan Preminger

society that resonates with the democratic ideal” (ibid.). Workers, aware of this issue, make efforts to explain the link between employment and wider social concerns. As social work student leader Tal Goldberg put it, during their strike in 2011, the

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The Return to the Monument

The Looming Absence of the Temple

Hava Schwartz

David and the Temple Mount are central to the iconography of the space that serves as the focal point of pilgrimages for tourists, students, and soldiers, and a central arena for the shaping of the Jewish-Israeli identity in its current form: juxtaposed

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Intertwined Landscape

The Integration of Arabo-Islamic Culture in Pre-state Palestine

Mostafa Hussein

Land of Israel , which endeavored to reach a general Hebrew-reading audience, Yellin’s (1889b) book titled Reading for the Youth of the Children of Israel was specifically designed to meet the needs of Hebrew high school students and was aimed at