THE ISRAELIS

by DONNA ROSENTHAL                     Updated Paperback

THE ISRAELIS: Ordinary People in an Extraordinary Land (CONTENTS)

I. BECOMING ISRAELI
1 One of the World's Most Volatile Neighborhoods
2 Dating & Mating Israeli-style
3 A People's Army
4 Swords into Stock Shares
II. ONE NATION, MANY TRIBES
5 The Ashkenazim: Israel's "WASPS"
6 The Mizrahim: The Other Israelis
7 The Russians: The New Exodus
8 Out of Africa: Ethiopian Israelis in the Promised Land
III. WIDENING FAULT LINES BETWEEN JEWS & JEWS
9 The Haredim: Jewish-Jewish-Jewish
10 The Orthodox: This Land is Your Land? This Land is My Land!
11 The Non-Orthodox: War of the Cheeseburgers
IV. SCHIZOPHRENIA:Non-Jews in a Jewish State
12 The Muslims: Abraham's Other Children
13 The Bedouin: Tribes, Tents, and Satellites
14 The Druze: Between Modernity and Tradition
15 The Christians: Unesasy in the Land of Jesus
V. THE SEXUAL REVOLUTION
16 Marriage, Polygamy, Adultery, and Divorce Israeli-style
17 Oy! Gay?
18 Hookers and Hash in the Holy Land
Epilogue: Shalom/​Salam