Becoming Israel: War, Peace, and the Politics of Israel's Identity
An introduction to Israeli politics, society, institutions and political practice, from the perspective of the development of Israeli identity (identities). Particular attention will be given to the sources of Israeli identity, to the main players involved in its politics, and to the role of regional war and the peace process in its development and inner conflicts.
Format and Requirements
Two-hour lecture, twice a week. Course requirements TBA.
1.0 POL credit