The ‘right’ education in Israel: segregation, religious ethnonationalism, and depoliticized professionalism

  title={The ‘right’ education in Israel: segregation, religious ethnonationalism, and depoliticized professionalism},
  author={Ayman K. Agbaria},
  journal={Critical Studies in Education},
  pages={18 - 34}
  • A. Agbaria
  • Published 2 January 2018
  • Sociology
  • Critical Studies in Education
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