After The Eagles Landed: The Yemenites Of Israel *now Available Thru Waveland Press *waveland Tel#-708-634-0081, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

After The Eagles Landed

The Yemenites Of Israel *now Available Thru Waveland Press *waveland Tel#-708-634-0081, 1st Edition

By Herbert S. Lewis

Routledge

284 pages

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Description

This book portrays aspects of the life of a community of over 1,200 Jews who were either born in Yemen, or who were, in 1975–77, the young sons and daughters of immigrants from Yemen. It contains implications for the important and currently debated topic of ethnic integration in Israel.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. The Jews of Yemen 3. The Exodus from Yemen 4. The City of Kiryat Eliahu 5. The Yemenite Community of Kiryat Eliahu 6. Religion and Social Life 7. Identity, Values, and Attitudes 8. The Yemenites Beyond Kiryat Eliahu 9. Conclusions and Implications 10. Postscript—1987

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL059000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Middle Eastern
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies