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“All the Demagogue’s Men”: Or How a Liberal Democracy Disintegrates

Shmuel Nili

in Integrity, Personal, and Political

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198859635
eISBN:
9780191891984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859635.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter revolves around “media demagogues”: politicians who rely on their mastery of the media, and on recurrent lies, as they exploit the electorate’s worst fears and prejudices to gain and ... More


From Now On Say I Am a Palestinian Jew: To David Grossman

Aloni Udi

in What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231157599
eISBN:
9780231527378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231157599.003.0018
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

In this chapter, the author responds to the somewhat enthusiastic welcoming of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's “acceptance” of the two-state solution in June 2009 by prominent left-wing ... More


Introduction: Endless War

Rachel Havrelock

in The Joshua Generation: Israeli Occupation and the Bible

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780691198934
eISBN:
9780691201498
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691198934.003.0001
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter shows the trajectory of biblical interpretation that leads to Democrats, Iranians, and Palestinians alike in figuring the dreaded and fearful “them” that is to be opposed at all turns. ... More


Clouds on the Horizon: The Netanyahu Period (1996–1999)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter examines Israel's policy toward the Palestines and the West Bank under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who narrowly won over Shimon Peres in the 1996 elections. It first provides an ... More


The Bar-On–Hebron Affair

Daniel Friedmann

in The Purse and the Sword: The Trials of Israel's Legal Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190278502
eISBN:
9780190278533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278502.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

This chapter examines the Bar-On–Hebron affair, a scandal that broke out following attempts to replace the sitting attorney general, Michael Ben-Yair, by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The ... More


War in the Shadow of Criminal Investigations

Daniel Friedmann

in The Purse and the Sword: The Trials of Israel's Legal Revolution

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190278502
eISBN:
9780190278533
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190278502.003.0029
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law, Legal History

This chapter discusses the ongoing war with Hamas at Israel’s southern border as criminal investigations continued to ravage the Olmert administration. With the Gaza Strip under siege and the ... More


Hamas’s Rise and Seeming Fall (1993–2000)

Daniel Byman

in A High Price: The Triumphs and Failures of Israeli Counterterrorism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780195391824
eISBN:
9780190252380
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391824.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter focuses on the rise and apparent fall of the Palestinian organization Hamas between 1993 and 2000. It begins with the assassination of Yahya Ayyash, a leader of Hamas's military wing ... More


Israel at Seventy, Dancing on a World Stage

Shalom Goldman

in Starstruck in the Promised Land: How the Arts Shaped American Passions about Israel

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781469652412
eISBN:
9781469652436
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469652412.003.0009
Subject:
History, Political History

The epilogue presents the contemporary emergence of Israeli-made entertainment on the world stage. The narrative walks through 9/11 and its consequences up to the present day, including the friendly ... More


Integrity, Personal, and Political

Shmuel Nili

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780198859635
eISBN:
9780191891984
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198859635.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Conventional philosophical wisdom holds that no agent can invoke its own moral integrity—no agent can invoke fidelity to its deepest ethical commitments—as an independent moral consideration. This is ... More


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