Published March 17, 2008
by Stanford University Press .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||360|
(PDF) Aziza Khazzoom's Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel Or How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual | Tamir Sorek - is a platform for academics to share research papers. Aziza Khazzoom, Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual. Stanford University Press, , pages, ISBN Nir Cohen 1Author: Nir Cohen. This paper explores the role that orientalism has played in shaping ethnic inequality among Jews in Israel. Earlier works usually explain ethnic exclusion as a function of Jewish life on Israeli Author: Pnina Motzafi-Haller. Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual.
Khazzoom's book offers a nuanced and sophisticated explanation for the origin of ethnic inequality in Israel and for the existence of the Mizrahi-Ashkenazi cleavage. By examining the cultural and economic roots of this divide, Khazzoom makes an important contribution to our understanding of contemporary Israeli society and to how ethnic groups in general, and the socioeconomic divisions between them, Author: Dov Waxman. This authoritative, state-of-the-art reference work builds on its first edition to provide a cutting-edge systematic review of the relationship between race/ethnicity and educational inequality, studying 25 different national contexts drawn from every inhabited continent on earth. 'The Shifting Border by Ayelet Shachar is a remarkable book. Essential for understanding government responses to people on the move, Shachar's vivid description, analytical precision and reasoned persuasion combine to challenge conventional wisdoms about "borders" and how they work. Aziza Khazzoom, Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, ). The ethnic divide among Jewish Israelis is an elusive concept and a rarely acknowledged reality.
Aziza Khazzoom, Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel: Or, How the Polish Peddler Became a German Intellectual. Journal of International Migration and Integration. "Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel focuses on the early period of Israeli statehood to examine how the European Jewish founders treated Middle Eastern Jewish immigrants. The author argues that, shaped by their own unique encounter with European colonialism, the European Jews were intent on producing Israel as part of the West. Dafna Hirsch, Review of Aziza Khazzoom's book "Shifting Ethnic Boundaries and Inequality in Israel," Israel Studies Forum A race to the bottom followed, especially since the s by mass privatizations, welfare and social benefit cuts, and, like America, shifting wealth to the rich. Predictable results produced social injustice and inequality, harming Jews as well as Arab citizens.