Religious Zionism : : History and Ideology / / Dov Schwartz.

Religious Zionism is a major component of contemporary Israeli society and politics. The author reviews the history of religious Zionism from both a historical and ideological-theological perspective. His basic assumption is that religious Zionism cannot be fully understood solely through a historic...

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Superior document:Title is part of eBook package: De Gruyter Academic Studies Press Backlist eBook-Package 2008-2013
Place / Publishing House:Boston, MA : : Academic Studies Press, , [2008]
Year of Publication:2008
Series:Emunot: Jewish Philosophy and Kabbalah
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Physical Description:1 online resource (160 p.)
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Preface
  • Chapter One. A Revolutionary Consciousness
  • Chapter Two. Rabbi Reines and the Foundation of the Mizrachi
  • Chapter Three. Religious-Zionist Education: Beginnings
  • Chapter Four. Rav Kook: An Orthodox-National Alternative to Religious-Zionism
  • Chapter Five. The Foundation of the Chief Rabbinate
  • Chapter Six. Ha-Po‘el ha-Mizrachi: Against the Exile and the Bourgeoisie
  • Chapter Seven. Criticizing Zionist Policy
  • Chapter Eight. The Settlement Drive
  • Chapter Nine. Religious-Zionism and the Holocaust
  • Chapter Ten. Israel’s First Years: Hopes and Disappointments
  • Chapter Eleven. From Rearguard to Vanguard: The Struggle for Greater Israel
  • Chapter Twelve. Religious-Zionism in the United States
  • Chapter Thirteen. Religious-Zionism: Present and Future
  • Bibliography
  • Index of Names
  • Index of Subjects