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NATIV  Volume Seventeen   Number 1 (96)  ■  January 2004 ■ Shvat 5764 ■ Ariel Center for Policy Research




Ariel Sharon: "Any Concession Whatever in 'the Territories' is a Certain Recipe for National Suicide"

The Editor and his guests: Ariel Sharon: Jordan is Palestine Eugene Rostow: Are the Settlements Legal? Raphael Israeli: The Elation of Self-Destruction in the Face of the New Palestinian Strategy ■ David Bukay: The International-Anarchist-Left Syndrome: The Geneva Initiative ■ Emanuel Winston: Merkava Following the Lavi ■ Eric Hoffer: Israel's Peculiar Position ■ Irving Kett: The "Useful Idiots" ■ L.A.: Garbage, the City and Death ■ Chayym Zeldis: History: "A Nightmare from Which I Try to Awaken"

Current Affairs Digest


Manfred Gerstenfeld

The Mahathir Affair: A Case Study in Mainstream Islamic Anti-Semitism


Christopher Barder

"Peace", the Politicians, the Press, and the Public: Israel's Portrayal "Always in the Wrong" and How to Reverse It

David Pryce-Jones

The Closed Circle - Postscript 1996-2003


Azriel Lorber

The Growing Threat of the Kassam Unguided Rockets


Amnon Lord

The Love that Dares Not Call Itself by Name

Jewish Self-Hatred

Theodor Lessing

Jewish Self-Hatred (1930)

Elyakim Ha'etzni

Jewish Self-Hatred (2003)

Ahuva Feldman

A Collective Self-Flagellation: Self-Hatred in Israeli Literature

Raya Epstein

Post-Zionism and Democracy


David Ben-Gurion

The Land has Shaped Us and We have Shaped this Land


Ziva Feldman: Reflections on Esther Zilber-Vitkon ■ Esther Zilber-VitkonYoram BeckJuana de la Crůz

Prose and Poetry

"Post Zionists and the Zionist Left" - Gavriel Moked on Israel and the Post-Zionists: A Nation at Risk Edited by Shlomo Sharan ■ "The Irony of History" - Shmuel Lerman on The Founding Fathers of Zionism by Benzion Netanyahu

Book Reviews

Contents of the next issue
Synopses in English
Guidelines for submission of articles to Nativ


Prof. Edward Alexander ■ Dr. Yoram Beck ■ Dr. Aharon Ben-Ami ■ Ephraim Ben-Haim ■ Prof. Yosef Ben-Shlomo ■ Prof. Louis René Beres ■ Prof. Yirmiyahu Branover ■ Dr. David Bukay ■ Dr. Netta Kohn Dor-Shav ■ Prof. Paul Eidelberg ■ Dr. Raya Epstein ■ Naomi Frenkl ■ Dr. Giora Goldberg ■ Prof. Raphael Israeli ■ Shmuel Katz ■ Dr. Mordechai Nisan ■ Aron Pappo ■ Prof. Shlomo Sharan ■ Dr. Martin Sherman ■ Prof. Eliav Shochetman ■ Prof. Ezra Sohar ■ Yoash Tsiddon-Chatto ■ Dr. Laurence Weinbaum ■ Prof. Hillel Weiss

Editorial Board


Editor: Arieh Stav Associate Editor: Michael Or Managing Editor: Itta Horol
Publishing Director: Leah Kochanowitz ■ Subscription Manager: Eli Maislish ■ Production: E. Oren, Ltd.

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