This book offers new perspectives on Israelas evolving Mediterranean identity, which centers around the longing to find a qnaturalq place in the region. It explores Mediterraneanism as reflected in popular music, literature, architecture, and daily life, and analyzes ways in which the notion comprises cultural identity and polical realities.To sum up, as the case of the neo-Phoenician identity in Lebanon, as well as the other examples from the region have shown, ... In her collection of essays, Mizrah Shemesh (East of the sun), 98 she considers the transformation of the Zionistanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Place of the Mediterranean in Modern Israeli Identity|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2009-03-25|