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Jewish-Arab Fraternity: Language, Symbol and Ritual in the Israeli Communist Party, 1948–1965

@inproceedings{LockerBiletzki2013JewishArabFL,
  title={Jewish-Arab Fraternity: Language, Symbol and Ritual in the Israeli Communist Party, 1948–1965},
  author={Amir Locker-Biletzki},
  year={2013}
}
The History of Communism in Palestine/Israel since its foundation in 1919 to the present day is hotly debated among Zionist, Palestinian, and cultural historians. The main issue in contention between the historians of the PKP (Palestine Communist Party) and MKI (Israeli Communist Party) was the relationship between Palestinians and Jews within the Party; this article wishes to add a new point of view to this debate. It argues that an examination of the language, symbolism, and rituals that the… Expand