By Uri Ram
This e-book specializes in how globalization is impacting modern Israel. it's a concise and initially argued creation to Israel, however the writer, Uri Ram, is cautious to border his research in a broader dialogue of Israeli heritage and broader social currents. Focusing in specific on defining – and conflicting – modern developments; one towards complex liberal democracy with a worldly part, and the opposite towards ethno-religious traditionalism and rejection of the secularism linked to industry pushed globalization. The cosmopolitan, high-tech pushed urban of Tel Aviv represents the previous development, and Jerusalem – a urban more and more ruled by means of orthodox Jews – represents the latter. utilizing Benjamin Barber's Jihad as opposed to McWorld thesis to reliable impression, Ram's e-book will stand as an incredible creation to modern Israel and its position within the world.
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