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Liberal Nationalism for Israel

Towards an Israeli National Identity

by Joseph Agassi

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Gefen Publishing House, Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nationalism,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Jewish - General,
  • History Of Zionist Movement,
  • Zionism,
  • History,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • History: World,
  • Middle East - Israel,
  • Jews,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Judaism - History,
  • Israel,
  • Religion and state,
  • Identity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9168048M
    ISBN 109652291900
    ISBN 109789652291905

    ‘This work is an attempt to demonstrate that the liberal tendency to overlook the value inherent in nationalism is mistaken, and to explore the ways in which nationalism might contribute to liberal thinking.” While taken from her book, Liberal Nationalism, this statement of Yael Tamir’s also accurately describes this sequel to it. Ardent supporters of liberal nationalism, both Professor Agassi and his mentor Kook call for a public debate on the abnormality of the State of Israel, where citizenship differs from nationality and nationality is identified with religious affiliation or origin.

      Trump’s nationalism and certitude might threaten American liberal Jews, but they play well in Israel where those very characteristics are needed and admired. Immigration policy and the wall Another example of the difference in outlook between American and Israeli Jews is immigration policy.   Israel, globalism and nationalism It is important to remind ourselves that so much of the international perception of Israel is being refracted through the prism of the globalist/ nationalist divide.

      In the past, liberal Zionists in the Diaspora found natural allies among the left-wing and secular-liberal parties in Israel, like Labor, Meretz and Shinui. But Israel’s political left is now. Contrary to its self–image and international reputation as a Western liberal democracy, Israel is an ethnic democracy in which the Jews appropriate the state and make it a tool for advancing their national security, demography, public space, culture and by:


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Joseph Agassi is a thoughtful philosopher, whose recent book, Liberal Nationalism in Israel, presents a profound analysis of national identity, political processes, and the relation between religion and the state.5/5(3). Liberal Nationalism for Israel book Virtue of Nationalism” is the best book by a conservative on the world-order problem since Samuel Huntington’s “Clash of Civilizations.” It is a more philosophical and moral work than Huntington’s, but it addresses many of the same problems, attacks the same crumbling hypocrisies, and warns of Cited by: 5.

Liberal Nationalism is an impressive attempt to tie together a wide range of issues often kept apart: personal autonomy, cultural membership, political obligations, particularity versus impartiality in moral duties, and global justice.

Drawing on material from disparate fields—including political philosophy, ethics, law, and sociology—Tamir. While nationalism was generally overlooked until the mid-Eighties, bon ton now dictates that it should be acknowledged but in derogatory terms, usually in reference to the atrocities in Bosnia.

Tony Judt seems to have followed this line in his critique of my book Liberal Nationalism. He seems to have little time for any form of nationalism.

This is a most timely, intelligent, well-written, and absorbing essay on a central and painful social and political problem of our timeIsaiah Berlin The major achievement of this remarkable book is a critical theory of nationalism, worked through historical and contemporary examples, explaining the value of national commitments and defining their moral limits/5.

Tamir’s argument for liberal nationalism is designed to appeal to the Left. That is, it attempts to make nationalism palatable to liberals by claiming that in a 21st-century globalized economy. Liberal Nationalism is an impressive attempt to tie together a wide range of issues often kept apart: personal autonomy, cultural membership, political obligations, particularity versus impartiality in moral duties, and global justice.

Drawing on material from disparate fields—including political philosophy, ethics, law, and sociology—Tamir Brand: Princeton University Press.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Agassi, Joseph. Liberal nationalism for Israel. Jerusalem ; New York: Gefen Pub. House, © (OCoLC)   Right-Wing Israeli Author Writes “The Virtue of Nationalism” — and Accidentally Exposes Its Pitfalls.

the book was recently awarded In a world overrun by liberal globalists, Israel. Liberal Nationalism Author Princeton University Press $ (p) ISBN Buy this book such communal feelings are necessary to support the modern liberal welfare state. The worldwide campaign to rob Israel of its good name has strained Zionism’s historic linkage with liberalism.

Too many progressives have attacked Israel and Zionism, especially in academia. The political scientist Yael Tamir discusses why a liberal version of nationalism is one of the only hopes of averting nationalism’s most destructive features, and entrenching support for.

The New Nationalism looks to the revived State of Israel as a paragon and exemplar. It opens the possibility of restoring a sense of the sacred to politics.

Below is an extract from the review. “A book for our times, Why Nationalism is carefully argued and fiercely written. Yael Tamir provides an original and incisive account of the ‘nationalism of the vulnerable’—the people who are being left behind—expressing a sympathy that is often missing among liberal writers.”—Michael Walzer, author of A Foreign Policy for the Left.

Israel is one of the intellectually freer nations, which helps explain how an Israeli political philosopher, Yoram Hazony, has suddenly established himself as perhaps the most interesting thinker of the post–Merkel’s Mistake era with his spectacular new book, The Virtue of Nationalism.

With Israel being nationalism’s prime success story in recent decades, this Israeli nationalist is. Book Description: "This is a most timely, intelligent, well-written, and absorbing essay on a central and painful social and political problem of out time."--Sir Isaiah Berlin Here she offers a new theory, "liberal nationalism," which allows each set of values to accommodate the other.

Tamir sees nationalism as an affirmation of communal. Israel’s rapprochement with European right-wing nationalism has, so far, required winking at Poland’s law making it a crime to suggest Polish involvement in the killing of Jews during World.

Here she offers a new theory, "liberal nationalism," which allows each set of values to accommodate the other.

Tamir sees nationalism as an affirmation of communal and cultural memberships and as a quest for recognition and self-respect. Ignored by Liberal Elites, Exploited by Extreme Right: The Left-wing Case for Nationalism.

In an age of populism and virulent nationalism, Prof. Yael (Yuli) Tamir’s new book 'Why Nationalism' deftly explores issues that the liberal elites have ignored and the extreme right has exploited for its own ends.

So what is this liberal nationalism Tamir talks about. In she wrote a book called Liberal Nationalism, a work of philosophy and intellectual history in which she laid out the her.

Why Nationalism by Yael Tamir (Princeton University Press, £20) ‘This work is an attempt to demonstrate that the liberal tendency to overlook the value inherent in nationalism is mistaken, and.In Defense of Nations antipathy such liberal internationalists feel towards Israel.

of democratic nationalism and sovereignty. The book is a tour de force that has the potential to Author: John Fonte.Liberal Nationalism: Yael Tamir: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Orders Try Prime Cart.

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