By Abigail Jacobson,Moshe Naor

concentrating on Oriental Jews and their kin with their Arab friends in obligatory Palestine, this publication analyzes the that means of the hybrid Arab-Jewish id that existed between Oriental Jews, and discusses their specified function as political, social, and cultural mediators among Jews and Arabs. Integrating necessary Palestine and its population into the modern Semitic-Levantine atmosphere, Oriental acquaintances illuminates huge parts of cooperation and coexistence, which coincided with clash and friction, among Oriental and Sephardi Jews and their Arab friends. The booklet brings the Oriental Jewish group to the fore, examines its position within the Zionist nation-building strategy, and experiences its varied and intricate hyperlinks with the Arab neighborhood in Palestine.

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Concentrating on Oriental Jews and their kin with their Arab buddies in crucial Palestine, this publication analyzes the which means of the hybrid Arab-Jewish id that existed between Oriental Jews, and discusses their designated function as political, social, and cultural mediators among Jews and Arabs. Integrating vital Palestine and its population into the modern Semitic-Levantine atmosphere, Oriental buddies illuminates huge components of cooperation and coexistence, which coincided with clash and friction, among Oriental and Sephardi Jews and their Arab pals.

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