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Zionism and the Creation of a New Society
Ben Halpern, Jehuda Reinharz

The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry

2000 • 356 pp. 1 Table 6 x 9"
Jewish Studies / Israeli Studies

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Two experts trace the development of the Zionist idea from its earliest expressions up to the birth of the State of Israel.

JEHUDA REINHARZ is Richard Koret Professor of Modern Jewish History and President of Brandeis University. He is author, editor, or coeditor of numerous books, including Zionism and Religion (1998), Essential Papers on Zionism (1995), Chaim Weizmann: The Making of a Statesman (1993), and Israel in the Middle East (1984).

BEN HALPERN (1912 - 90) was Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University. Among his studies of the modern Jewish experience are A Clash of Heroes (1987) and The Idea of the Jewish State (1969).