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.
|The 'USS Liberty': Case ClosedJune 8, 1967: Why did the IDF open fire on an American spy ship?|
|The Haredim: A DefenseHow scholars have misunderstood the ultra-Orthodox.|
|How Great Nations Can Win Small WarsIraq, Northern Ireland, and the secret strength of democratic peoples.|
|Faces of DeathSaw, a film by James Wan; and Saw II, a film by Darren Lynn Bousman|
|Nietzsche: A MisreadingNietzsche and Zion by Jacob Golomb|