History, Identity, Democracy: A Framework for Understanding Israeli Politics


Photo by Kobi Gideon / GPO

Friday, October 30, 2015
12:00AM – 2:00PM

What are the key characteristics of Israeli society that have affected the formation of the Israeli political system and political culture?  This presentation offers insights into the Israeli political arena exploring such elements as political parties, elections, coalition government and representation for religious and ethnic minorities.  It also addresses relations between the Israeli government, society, the Supreme Court and the mass media and explores the difficult issues that come from the delicate balance of power between them.

Hosted by: The Santa Fe World Affairs Forum