The Sabra

The daily press also began to grant entry to Sabra style, fawning over the spoken Hebrew of the natives, the first fruits of Zionism. A humor column called “Those Sabras,” which quoted the linguistic gems of Sabra children, ...

The Sabra

A sociological study of the first Israelis introduces readers to the ideological, religious, and historical forces that helped fashioned the "Sabras" into a uniquely modern people.

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Sabra Children
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Azriel Louis Eisenberg
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher: Jonathan David Pub

This volume contains 25 short stories about various aspects of life in Israel.
The Sabra
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: Oz Almog
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-11-28 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

The Sabras were the first Israelis—the first generation, born in the 1930s and 1940s, to grow up in the Zionist settlement in Palestine. Socialized and educated in the ethos of the Zionist labor movement and the communal ideals of the kibbutz and moshav, they turned the dream of their pioneer
Everyday Life in South Asia
Language: en
Pages: 566
Authors: Diane P. Mines, Sarah Lamb
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-07-16 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Now updated: An “eminently readable, highly engaging” anthology about the lives of ordinary citizens in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka (Margaret Mills, Ohio State University). For the second edition of this popular textbook, readings have been updated and new essays added. The result is a timely collection that
Don't Marry Me To A Plowman!
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Patricia Jeffery
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Popular Western images of Indian women range from submissive brides behind their veils to the powerful, active women of Indian politics. In this lively and unique book, Patricia and Roger Jeffery present a different perspective on women’s lives. Focusing on the mundane rather than the exotic, they explore the complex
Jane Hicks Gentry
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Betty N. Smith
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-21 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

"Winner of the North Carolina Society of Historians Award Jane Hicks Gentry lived her entire life in the remote, mountainous northwest corner of North Carolina and was descended from old Appalachian families in which singing and storytelling were part of everyday life. Gentry took this tradition to heart, and her