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Mongrels or MarvelsThe Levantine Writings of Jacqueline Shohet Kahanoff$
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Deborah A. Starr and Sasson Somekh

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780804769532

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804769532.001.0001

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Afterword From East the Sun

Afterword From East the Sun

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(p.243) Afterword From East the Sun
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Mongrels or Marvels
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Stanford University Press
DOI:10.11126/stanford/9780804769532.003.0020

In this chapter, Jacqueline Kahanoff Shohet reflects on the new geopolitical realities faced by Israel following the 1967 war with Egypt, along with the ongoing political realities of the Cold War and Arab nationalism. After the Cold War, Pan-Arabism was supplanted by militant Islam as the primary ideological threat to Israel. The chapter marks a radical shift in Jacqueline's view of Levantinism in light of Israel's territorial conquests. It also presents her definition of Levantinization as a postcolonial construct that highlights issues about difference, immigration, and cultural integration with which Europe is currently preoccupied.

Keywords:   Jacqueline Kahanoff Shohet, Israel, Egypt, Cold War, nationalism, Pan-Arabism, Islam, Levantinism, Levantinization, Europe

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