Summer 5768 / 2008, no. 33
From the Editors:The Sabra's Lawless Legacy
By Assaf Sagiv
Essays:Kissinger: The Inside-Outsider
By Jeremi Suri
The immigrant's memories shaped the diplomat's career.
A Culture of Endless Mourning
By Hamutal Bar-Yosef
Israel's preoccupation with grief is in stark contrast to Jewish tradition.
A Right Above All Others
By Amitai Etzioni
Why the protection of life should take precedence.
Readings:A Tale of Two Sinners
By Ido Hevroni
How repentance turns one's vices into virtues.
Reviewed by Daniel Mandel
Defending the West: A Critique of Edward Said's 'Orientalism' by Ibn Warraq
Maimonides at the Margins
Reviewed by Orly Roth
Converts, Heretics, and Lepers: Maimonides and The Outsider by James A. Diamond
Sexing the Catastrophe
Reviewed by Marla Braverman
Terror Dream: Fear and Fantasy in Post-9/11 America by Susan Faludi
Correspondence:A.B. Yehoshua responds to critics; Richard Pipes, etc.
|Job’s Path to EnlightenmentA new interpretation of the Bible's most enigmatic book.|
|Operation Cast Lead and the Ethics of Just WarWas Israel's conduct in its campaign against Hamas morally justified?|
|The Haredim: A DefenseHow scholars have misunderstood the ultra-Orthodox.|
|Jews and the Challenge of SovereigntyIs "Jewish state" a contradiction in terms?|