Episodes

Oh, Come on Already!

The word כבר, meaning “already,” has so many functions in modern Hebrew that we decided to dedicate an entire episode to it.

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Ima Polanyia

Polish mother or Jewish mother? What does “Ima Polanyia” mean in contemporary Hebrew?

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Is social justice always subordinate to security?

Ilene, Noah and special guest Miriam Herschlag discuss whether the social protests of three years ago had any effect.

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The family in Israel: Orthodox, unorthodox and sometimes both

The editors of a special issue of the Israel Studies Review, entitled The Family in Israel, discuss the 17 papers it encompasses, each tackling a different aspect of the latest trends in the reformulation of family structures across the board of contemporary Israeli society.

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