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The Vocabulary of Peace: Life, Culture, and Politics in the Middle East

The Vocabulary of Peace Life Culture and Politics in the Middle East In this collection of essays a noted Israeli writer begins with insights on words and language including a beautifully perceptive essay on her native Hebrew The Limits of My Language Are the Limit

  • Title: The Vocabulary of Peace: Life, Culture, and Politics in the Middle East
  • Author: Shulamith Hareven
  • ISBN: 9781562790721
  • Page: 456
  • Format: Paperback
  • In this collection of 23 essays, a noted Israeli writer begins with insights on words and language including a beautifully perceptive essay on her native Hebrew The Limits of My Language Are the Limits of My World and ends with pleas for peace in the Middle East In between are often lyrical and revelatory portraits of people and places While her politics may be controIn this collection of 23 essays, a noted Israeli writer begins with insights on words and language including a beautifully perceptive essay on her native Hebrew The Limits of My Language Are the Limits of My World and ends with pleas for peace in the Middle East In between are often lyrical and revelatory portraits of people and places While her politics may be controversial in Life Is Now, Mr Shamir , she urges the Israeli prime minister to take leave of the territories , her wisdom and humanity are incontestable The moment people realise that war is not only cruelty, brutality, and the complete failure of human common sense, but also the most antiecological act possible, we are on the way to the most beneficial and sanest possible peace Our semantics already enable us to take this road Politics would be well advised to follow

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    1 thought on “The Vocabulary of Peace: Life, Culture, and Politics in the Middle East

    1. I think this the best book about Israeli society I have ever read - well-written, intriguing, and varied in topic. A truly enjoyable read, and I learned a lot.

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