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Wrapped in the flag of Israel

Smadar Lavie

Wrapped in the flag of Israel

Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture

by Smadar Lavie

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic conditions,
  • Feminists,
  • Social conditions,
  • Single mothers,
  • Mizrahim,
  • Political activity,
  • Social movements

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-179) and index.

    Other titlesMizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture
    StatementSmadar Lavie
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ759.915 .L38 2014
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 202 pages
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27162105M
    ISBN 101782382224
    ISBN 109781782382225
    LC Control Number2013029916
    OCLC/WorldCa857402772

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      Wrapped in the Flag of Israel is such a research and book. The work is extraordinary, imaginative, and creative; it is a fruitful presentation of the anthropological imagination’s tremendous abilities to see a social world encapsulated in a drop of ‘fieldwork.’Author: Smadar Lavie. What is the relationship between Mizrahi feminism and Israeli ultranationalism? What is the relevance of gender justice activism to the Gaza War and Israel’s foreign policy? Wrapped in the Flag of Israel Second Edition examines neoliberal.

    Wrapped in the flag of Israel: Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture. [Smadar Lavie] "This a powerful, indeed an exceptional, book on the fate of Mizrahi single mothers in today's Israel - This is a tough book, without sentimentality, without kitsch. Get this from a library! Wrapped in the flag of Israel: Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture. [Smadar Lavie] -- Weaving together memoir, auto-ethnography, political analysis, and cultural critique, Lavie equates bureaucratic entanglements with pain--and, arguably, torture- .


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Lavie equates bureaucratic entanglements with pain—and, arguably. In an interview she gave to Jadaliyya promoting her book, Wrapped in the Flag of Israel, Smadar Lavie summarises: "the sanctity of the state on its bureaucratic apparatus short circuits [the] agency [of single Mizrahi mothers, such as herself] and its capacities to resist oppression." This oppression includes a lack of state benefits that make /5.

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Smadar Lavie. Her scholarly and activist voice for the rights of Mizrahi Jewish women living in Israel received formal recognition. In Wrapped in the Flag of Israel, Smadar Lavie begins her ethnographic account with the Mizrahi Jewish single mothers’ movement and camp in Jerusalem inled by a part-time cook at an army base, Vicky term Mizrahi refers to Jews of Arab, North African, Kurdish or Persian origin.

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The flag of Israel (Hebrew: דגל ישראל ‎ Degel Yisra'el; Arabic: علم إسرائيل ‎ ʿAlam Israʼīl) was adopted on 28 Octoberfive months after the establishment of the State of depicts a blue Star of David on a white background, between two horizontal blue stripes. The Israeli flag legislation states that the official measurements are × cm.

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In this system, the categories of religion, gender, and race become the ironclad rubric used to sort citizens into binaries: Jews versus Goyim, rich versus poor, Men versus Women, White versus Black. Professor Smadar Lavie’s new book, Wrapped in the Flag of Israel: Mizrahi Single Mothers and Bureaucratic Torture posits a model of state.

SL: Wrapped in the Flag of Israel ’s point of departure is Israel’s vulnerable population of Mizrahi single mothers and their entanglements with the state’s labyrinthine bureaucracy.

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