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Immigration and ethnic formation in a deeply divided society [electronic resource] : the case of the 1990s immigrants from the Former Soviet Union in Israel / by Majid Al-Haj.

By: Al Haj, Majid.
Material type: TextTextSeries: International studies in sociology and social anthropology: v. 91.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 246 p.) : charts.ISBN: 1423711769 (electronic bk.); 9781423711766 (electronic bk.); 9047402839; 9789047402831.Subject(s): Jews, Soviet -- Israel -- Social conditions | Israel -- Ethnic relations | Israel -- Emigration and immigration | Immigrants -- Israel | Social adjustment -- Israel | Social surveys -- Israel | Juifs sovi�etiques -- Isra�el -- Conditions sociales | Immigrants -- Isra�el | Adaptation sociale -- Isra�el | Enqu�etes sociales -- Isra�el | Isra�el -- Relations interethniques | Isra�el -- �Emigration et immigration | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies | Joden | Russen | Immigranten | Etnisch bewustzijn | Nachfolgestaaten | Einwanderung | Juden | Sowjetunion | IsraelGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Immigration and ethnic formation in a deeply divided society.DDC classification: 305.892/4047 Other classification: 71.37 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One. Theoretical Framework; Chapter Two. Israeli Society: A Background; Chapter Three. Jews of Russia and the Former Soviet Union: Background and Waves of Immigration; Chapter Four. Identity Patterns and Ethnic Formation; Chapter Five. Attitudes toward Civil Society and Freedom of Expression; Chapter Six. Political Organization; Chapter Seven. Immigrants versus Israeli Society; Chapter Eight. Attitudes of Veteran Groups toward Immigrants; Concluding Remarks; Bibliography; Index.
Summary: This work deals with the ethnic formation among the 1990s immigrants from the former Soviet Union in Israel, in light of both domestic changes, and developments in the Israel-Arab conflict. It presents an analysis of identity patterns among these immigrants.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-237) and index.

List of Tables; List of Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One. Theoretical Framework; Chapter Two. Israeli Society: A Background; Chapter Three. Jews of Russia and the Former Soviet Union: Background and Waves of Immigration; Chapter Four. Identity Patterns and Ethnic Formation; Chapter Five. Attitudes toward Civil Society and Freedom of Expression; Chapter Six. Political Organization; Chapter Seven. Immigrants versus Israeli Society; Chapter Eight. Attitudes of Veteran Groups toward Immigrants; Concluding Remarks; Bibliography; Index.

This work deals with the ethnic formation among the 1990s immigrants from the former Soviet Union in Israel, in light of both domestic changes, and developments in the Israel-Arab conflict. It presents an analysis of identity patterns among these immigrants.

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