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The Resource Wrapped in the flag of Israel : Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture, Smadar Lavie ; with a new afterword by the author

Wrapped in the flag of Israel : Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture, Smadar Lavie ; with a new afterword by the author

Label
Wrapped in the flag of Israel : Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture
Title
Wrapped in the flag of Israel
Title remainder
Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture
Statement of responsibility
Smadar Lavie ; with a new afterword by the author
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Weaving together memoir, auto-ethnography, political analysis, and cultural critique, Lavie equates bureaucratic entanglements with pain--and, arguably, torture--to examine the conundrum of loving and staying loyal to a state that repeatedly inflicts pain on its non-European Jewish women citizens
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lavie, Smadar
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Expanding frontiers : interdisciplinary approaches to studies of women, gender, and sexuality
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single mothers
  • Single mothers
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Single mothers
  • Single mothers
  • Israel
Label
Wrapped in the flag of Israel : Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture, Smadar Lavie ; with a new afterword by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Note on Transliteration; Introduction; "Reaganomics," Ḥok HaHesderim, and the Oslo Boomtime; The Hudna; Knafonomics: Vicky and I; On Ethnographic Data; Wrapped in the Flag of Israel's Bureaucracy: A Road Map; 1. Left Is Right, Right Is Left; Ḥad Horit: Notes on the Hebrew Etymology of Single Motherhood; The Typology of Israel's Single Mothers; On Zionism; Why Mizraḥim Support the Right Wing; Why Mizraḥi Feminists' Hands Are Tied; 2. Protesting and Belonging; Figurations of Agency; Protesting and Belonging: An Argument in Six Parts; Capturing and Conveying Elusive Bureaucratic Torture3. Take 1; Classificatory Schemes of Bureaucratic Logic; Negative Communitas: Bureaucracy's "Tough Love"; The Plus-Minus Model of Torture; The Zone of Repulsion: Plus-Plus Relationships of Pain; Documents as Implements of Torture; Bureaucracy's Essence: GendeRace; Response to Bureaucracy: Bracketing; Impossible Articulation, Impossible Agency; 4. Take 2; 5. Take 3; 6. The Price of National Security; Knafoland-The End; This Is Exactly What We Did; Epilogue: Israel, Summer 2011; Afterword(s); Bureaucratic Torture: When Agency Becomes ImpossibleThe Translation Block; Agency; Torture; One People One Heart: The War on Gaza 2014; The New Black Panthers, or HaLo Neḥmadim; Ḥok HaHesderim 2014; Labor Hill B-Jamusin; The Ḥamas Salary Fiasco; Operation Brother's Keeper; The War on Gaza-Protective Edge; Under the Smokescreen of War; Elections 2015: The Center Moves Further to the Right; The Mizraḥi Cultural Renaissance; The Steady Drumbeat of Eternal Return; Acknowledgments; Glossary of Hebrew, Arabic, and Yiddish Terms; Notes; References; Index
Control code
on1035947465
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 314 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781496207500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvzx28j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035947465
Label
Wrapped in the flag of Israel : Mizrahi single mothers and bureaucratic torture, Smadar Lavie ; with a new afterword by the author
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Note on Transliteration; Introduction; "Reaganomics," Ḥok HaHesderim, and the Oslo Boomtime; The Hudna; Knafonomics: Vicky and I; On Ethnographic Data; Wrapped in the Flag of Israel's Bureaucracy: A Road Map; 1. Left Is Right, Right Is Left; Ḥad Horit: Notes on the Hebrew Etymology of Single Motherhood; The Typology of Israel's Single Mothers; On Zionism; Why Mizraḥim Support the Right Wing; Why Mizraḥi Feminists' Hands Are Tied; 2. Protesting and Belonging; Figurations of Agency; Protesting and Belonging: An Argument in Six Parts; Capturing and Conveying Elusive Bureaucratic Torture3. Take 1; Classificatory Schemes of Bureaucratic Logic; Negative Communitas: Bureaucracy's "Tough Love"; The Plus-Minus Model of Torture; The Zone of Repulsion: Plus-Plus Relationships of Pain; Documents as Implements of Torture; Bureaucracy's Essence: GendeRace; Response to Bureaucracy: Bracketing; Impossible Articulation, Impossible Agency; 4. Take 2; 5. Take 3; 6. The Price of National Security; Knafoland-The End; This Is Exactly What We Did; Epilogue: Israel, Summer 2011; Afterword(s); Bureaucratic Torture: When Agency Becomes ImpossibleThe Translation Block; Agency; Torture; One People One Heart: The War on Gaza 2014; The New Black Panthers, or HaLo Neḥmadim; Ḥok HaHesderim 2014; Labor Hill B-Jamusin; The Ḥamas Salary Fiasco; Operation Brother's Keeper; The War on Gaza-Protective Edge; Under the Smokescreen of War; Elections 2015: The Center Moves Further to the Right; The Mizraḥi Cultural Renaissance; The Steady Drumbeat of Eternal Return; Acknowledgments; Glossary of Hebrew, Arabic, and Yiddish Terms; Notes; References; Index
Control code
on1035947465
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Revised edition
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 314 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781496207500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvzx28j
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035947465

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