Semester normally offered: Spring
An examination of historical, social and political aspects of contemporary Israeli society, including the ideologies and groups that have played a major role in the formation of Israeli society. Emphasis is placed on social and political issues which are at the center of current debate in the country.
This course fills equivalencies in the following areas:
By the end of the course, the student should be able to:
A two-day interactive field study focusing on areas in northern Israel that deal with issues of borders, historical events in the founding of the State of Israel and current issues of debate such as the annexation of the Golan Heights by Israel.