28. American Jews and the Jewish State

  1. Alan T. Levenson
  1. David Bamberger

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118232897.ch28

The Wiley-Blackwell History of Jews and Judaism

The Wiley-Blackwell History of Jews and Judaism

How to Cite

Bamberger, D. (2012) American Jews and the Jewish State, in The Wiley-Blackwell History of Jews and Judaism (ed A. T. Levenson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118232897.ch28

Editor Information

  1. University of Oklahoma, USA

Author Information

  1. Beth Israel-The West Temple, Cleveland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405196376

Online ISBN: 9781118232897

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Keywords:

  • American Jews and the Jewish State;
  • perception of Israel, changing;
  • the Jewish State, facing power of Goliath;
  • opportunities, rejected and seized;
  • defeat of the Arab state;
  • campaign without a plan;
  • PLO, and acceptance of “the Palestinian people”;
  • waiting for the Messiah;
  • American Zionist

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Part I: The Turning Point

  • Part II: From Generation to Generation

  • Part III: A Cast of Characters

  • Part IV: In Conclusion

  • References