Essays Tagged: "Zionism"

Albert Einstein

in 1905.Einstein liked music also.He listened to classical music and played the violin.He supported zionism and was asked to be the president of Israel when president Chain Weizmann died in 1952.He de ...

(3 pages) 70 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

ISRAELI PALESTINIAN CONFLICT

ange in their view of themselves. At first a few, and then more, began to call themselves Zionists. Zionism is a term that in its broadest and early sense meant simply the 'return' of Jews to their an ... olitics played a influential role in their thinking. By the beginning of the 20th century, however, Zionism came to have a political meaning: that Jews were not just a religious or ethnic group but we ...

(5 pages) 455 4 4.4 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Facism: Is it Purely History?

"F--- Zionism, f--- nationalism, f--- Americanism, f--- militarism, f--- fascism...". Although these lyric ...

(2 pages) 110 1 3.0 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Israeli Palestinian Conflict

ange in their view of themselves. At first a few, and then more, began to call themselves Zionists. Zionism is a term that in its broadest and early sense meant simply the 'return' of Jews to their an ... olitics played a influential role in their thinking. By the beginning of the 20th century, however, Zionism came to have a political meaning: that Jews were not just a religious or ethnic group but we ...

(5 pages) 214 1 3.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The difference between Anti-Zionism and Anti-Semitism and their histories. Includes footnotes.

Zionism is the Jewish national movement of rebirth and renewal in the land of Israel, the historical ... the land two thousand years ago, and is embedded in Jewish prayer, ritual, literature and culture. Zionism originated in late 19th century Europe and is a form of nationalist irredentism (seeking to ... sities prior to 1945 . After World War II, the creation of Israel in 1948 provoked Palestinian anti-Zionism, backed by the Arab world. Anti-Semitism is still fostered by extreme right-wing groups, suc ...

(8 pages) 87 1 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Stern Gang

ialist Likud party, and the revisionist Israeli force called the Irgun, creating their own brand of Zionism.The Stern Gang was originally founded in 1940 when Avraham Stern, an active member of the Et ...

(6 pages) 32 0 2.7 Nov/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

The Historical and Political Context of the novel "The Chosen" by Chaim Potok

secular world and modernity. World War II, President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Death, the Holocaust, Zionism, and the formation of the State of Israel represent the culture of the modern secular world ... r the Messiah to restore their homeland, instead of having a homeland created by contaminated Jews. Zionism is what really contrasts the fathers of Danny and Reuven. Reuven's father is a very strong a ...

(7 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Creation of Israel

d as result of the Zionist movement, which was founded in Switzerland during 1897 by Theodor Herzl. Zionism was created to unite Jewish people of exile and settle them in Palestine. The movement's nam ... and Transjordan (now Jordan) joined Arabs, who worked against a Jewish state since the beginning of Zionism. They invaded Israel in an attempt to destroy the newly found Jewish county. There was compl ...

(2 pages) 77 4 4.6 May/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

'The Chosen' Film Review, include the historical context, religious context, character and theme analysis of the film.

ks as a result.There are many major themes in "The Chosen", friendship, intelligentsia, silence and Zionism. The Chosen recognizes the significance and importance of a true friend. At first, Reuven id ... he study of Talmud, but throughout the film Danny's father talks to his son through Reuven. Lastly, Zionism plays a large part in The Chosen. Whilst Reuven eats with the Saunders, he brings up the ide ...

(4 pages) 26 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Jewish history

Were movements in European Jewry such as Haskalah, Reform, and Zionism merely responses to negative perceptions of Jewry? Or were they positive movements in their ... versial yet relatively triumphant and progressive movements such as the Haskalah, Reform as well as Zionism, European Jewry managed not only to maintain their social status, but had also contributed g ... ews, who believed in the wider integration within society, however opposed to the Zionist movement. Zionism originated from the 19th century, when Jews began to struggle to obtain their sense of ident ...

(7 pages) 74 0 5.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Arab And Israeli Conflicts

Arab and Israel Conflict, 1948-Present. The Arab Israel conflict began from the start of Zionism, Jewish people taking over Palestinian land, and becoming a state of Israel. This is the maj ... in the near future. After the Holocaust from World War II were millions of Jews were killed Zionism reared up causing millions of Jews to flock to the area that will become known Israel. Zioni ...

(8 pages) 60 0 2.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Israel

any way shape or form. But there is a big difference between the struggle against anti-Semitism and Zionism or the state of Israel. Socialist disagree that the political doctrine of Zionism which led ... Triangle offers a scathing critique of Israel I want to reiterate that it is possible to be against Zionism and Israel and not be anti-Semitic.What is Zionism and why is it not a solution to the probl ...

(9 pages) 38 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Aaron David Gordon

aching his younger colleagues. Suddenly, at the age of 48, Gordon realized something as the heat of Zionism was catching people's attention. He said, "We Jews have developed an attitude of looking dow ...

(1 pages) 435 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Long Term Causes of the Israeli-Palestine conflict

itish were trying to get support of the Jews. In return they promised them Palestine as a homeland. Zionism had experienced a great growth in support from the beginning of the 20th century. When the G ...

(6 pages) 81 0 4.6 Dec/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Early History of Israel

hy Geo 111Goranson12/12/2007�Table of ContentsIntroduction 3Crusaders 3Ottoman Rule 4Zionism 6British Rule 7Immigration 7Administration 8World War II 9Holocaust 9Road to Independence 10 ... to liturgy and literature, was revived. The stage was set for the founding of the Zionist movement.ZionismZionism, is the national liberation movement of the Jewish people, derives its name from the ...

(9 pages) 32 0 0.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

"Scattered," By Greenday, As Applies To The Chosen

. When it is interpreted in this way, it describes the period during which their different views on Zionism put a halt on their friendship. The song is about a lost friendship that, although faded, st ...

(3 pages) 6 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

The region that we refer to as the Middle East

Israel, the birthplace of the Jewish religion.This idea or desire of a Jewish homeland is known as Zionism. During the 1800's and 1900's, Zionism became an important political movement. The Dreyfus A ... long time before the Jews decided to move in, many other countries and organizations have supported Zionism at one point or another. The British made the Balfour Declaration, stating their support of ...

(5 pages) 484 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Jews of Germany

ialist Likud party, and the revisionist Israeli force called the Irgun, creating their own brand of Zionism.The Stern Gang was originally founded in 1940 when Avraham Stern, an active member of the Et ...

(6 pages) 21 0 4.8 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Establishment of Israel This is a five page research paper on the establishment of Israel in the middle east, at the end of this essay is also an opinion written by the author.

ke this caught the attention of Theodor Herzl, an Austro-Hungarian Jew who founded modern political Zionism. These incidents transformed Herzl from an ordinary journalist into a Zionist leader. Herzl ... ars would begin migrating to Israel; this also attracted the attention of the British who supported Zionism and the act of finding a safe haven for the Jews, which led to the creation of the Balfour D ...

(6 pages) 28 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History