Re-Reading Homonationalism: An Israeli Spatial Perspective

  title={Re-Reading Homonationalism: An Israeli Spatial Perspective},
  author={Gilly Hartal and Orna Sasson-Levy},
  journal={Journal of Homosexuality},
  pages={1391 - 1414}
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