For the peoples of the promised land: Intellectual and social origins of Jewish pacifism in Israel∗

@article{Epstein1998ForTP,
  title={For the peoples of the promised land: Intellectual and social origins of Jewish pacifism in Israel∗},
  author={A. Epstein},
  journal={Journal of Israeli History},
  year={1998},
  volume={19},
  pages={5-20}
}
  • A. Epstein
  • Published 1998
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Israeli History
PACIFISM AND CONSCIENTIOUS objection in Israel, especially during the period that preceded the Six-Day War (1967), has generally been ignored by Israeli scholars. Only two books touch upon the issue and they were written by scholars outside Israel. These pioneer studies are very important, but they are not comprehensive — only the last chapter of Evelyn Wilcock's "Pacifism and the Jews" is dedicated to the sketch of the development of pacifism in Israel, while Anthony Bing's fascinating book is… Expand