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The Newcomers
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Traditionalism Can be regarded in two ways: 1. Degree of distance from religious beliefs and obedience to religious commandments 2. Manifestation of traditionalism as a separate belief system, which includes elements of formal religion alongside popular beliefs and practices.
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The Enlightenment “Modern” and “rational”= secular
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Traditionalism and The Mizrahi Traditionalism: Fragmented into ethnicity and class Self-defined traditionalism is anchored in the first, second and third generation of immigrants from developing societies of the Middle East and North Africa Mizrahi value education, socialization, military service and social, spatial and economic mobility. Mixing of the cultures of countries of origin with that of the Israeli people to create Mizrahi customs.
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Shas The Shas party was created when the Mizrahi split from the Ashkenazi Orthodoxy and formed their own version of Orthodoxy around the Sephardic Chief Rabbi Ovadia Youssef.
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Click icon to add picture Shas: Defines itself as traditional. Has enormous demographic and constitutional potential because it touches on the collective memory and frustration of half the population of Israel. Shas also blurs the
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Click icon to add picture Arab Citizens in Israel Transformed from a powerful majority to a small, helpless minority of 150,000 after 1948. Lacked social class organization, political and spiritual leadership.
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The Israeli school curriculum designed for Arab citizens was formulated to construct a novel Israeli Arab ethnicity. The curriculum sough
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course CPO 4000 taught by Professor Smith,b during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.

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