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Druzes in Israel

a political study : political innovation and integration in a Middle Eastern minority

by Gabriel Ben-Dor

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Published by Magnes Press in Jerusalem .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Israel,
  • Israel.
    • Subjects:
    • Druzes -- Israel.,
    • Israel -- Ethnic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Gabriel Ben-Dor.
      ContributionsMakhon le-meḥḳar ʻal shem Heri S. Ṭruman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS113.72 .B46 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 287 p. :
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4149034M
      ISBN 109652233331
      LC Control Number80128426

      The present study tries to explain why only the Druzes among the non-Jewish populations continue to develop a sanctuary cult similar to that of the Jews. The article argues that such explanation stems from the political status the Druzes had acquired in Israel. Since , Israeli officials continue to declare that Druzes in Israel are 'equal. The Druze are an Arabic-speaking people of the Middle East.. There are more than , Druze. Most of them live in Syria and have emigrated to the United States and Canada.. The Druze practice a religion related to Islam and Christianity but more based on philosophy. Al-Hakim, a ruler of Egypt during the 11th century sponsored the religion which was created by Hamza bin : ,

      The Iranian Druzes are five million & are called Mu'akhidun & there other Druzes in northwestern China, these ones in a hidden way, perhaps waiting for a time to disclose their identity & come back home. The Druzes believe there are 2,, Chinese Druzes. The Druzes are regarded as having Israelite origins, Zebulonite to specify. Mediterranean countries: Syria, Lebanon and Israel. Their main characteristic is their religion which is secret and known only to a very small group, not more than about a fifth of the population. The Druze have no nationalistic values of their own and no distinctive (The Book of. Druze Identity, Religion – Tradition and ApostasyFile Size: KB.

        The majority of the Palestinian Arabs are Sunni Muslims who harbor strong anti-Druze sentiments These feelings are based on religious convictions and fatwas that go back centuries. The Druze are considered infidels and unbelievers whose blood and. Druzes, Baha'is, and members of other unrecognized religious groups do not have their religious affiliations correctly noted on their national identity cards or "family books" (the family book is a national registration record that is issued to the head of every family and that serves as proof of citizenship).


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Druzes in Israel by Gabriel Ben-Dor Download PDF EPUB FB2

Additionally, the Druze Heritage Center will feature a memorial to the Druzes in Israel book who have given their lives in defense of the State of Israel. Druze in Politics. Druze are represented throughout Israel’s political system.

Ayoob Kara, a Druze from Daliyat al-Karmel, for example, is a. Druze, small Middle Eastern religious sect characterized by an eclectic system of doctrines and by a cohesion and loyalty among its members (at times politically significant) that have enabled them to maintain for centuries their close-knit identity and distinctive faith.

Learn more about the Druze in. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wasserstein, David. Druzes and Circassians of Israel.

London: Anglo-Israel Association, (OCoLC) "A History of the Druzes" begins with an introduction to the early history of the Druzes, focusing on the religious, political, and social features that fostered the Druze community as a religious minority with its own particular characteristics, facilitating an understanding of the Druzes today.

Part two examines the Druzes in Israel book of decline of the Druzes in Lebanon and the emergence of their new. One important consequence of the post conflict for the Druzes of Lebanon was the establishment of links between themselves and the Druzes of Syria and Israel as these two countries became involved in Lebanon's civil war.

The Druzes of Israel have enjoyed the most stability and prosperity of all the Middle Eastern Druze communities. Druze. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. During the Crusades. It was during the period of Crusader rule in Syria (–) that the Druze first emerged into the full light of history in the Gharb region of the Chouf Mountains.

As powerful warriors serving the Muslim rulers of Damascus against the Crusades, the Druze were given the task of keeping watch over the crusaders in the.

The Druzes in the Jewish State: A Brief History (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia) [Firro, Kais M] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Druzes in the Jewish State: A Brief History (Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia)Cited by:   Here are two recommendations: 1) The Druze Faith: Sami Nasib Makarem: : Books 2) The Olive and the Tree: The Secret Strength of the Druze: Ruth K.

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"Druze rights activist from Philadelphia ordered released." Jewish Bulletin of Northern California. Aug. 30, Lapousterle, J.P.H. Shaykh al-Aql and the Druze of Mount Lebanon.

Frank Cass, London. (No publication date available.) Layish, A. Marriage, Divorce and Succession in the Druze Family. Introduction. The emergence of the Druze faith occurred in CE when the Fatimid ruler al-Hakim bi Amrillah (r. – CE) instructed missionaries to propagate for a new era of Tawhid (Unitarianism).Although the call (daʿwa) to the new faith had originated in Fatimid Cairo, the Druzes can be found today in Lebanon, Syria, Israel, and Jordan, in addition to a few thousand members in.

That has now changed, and they have become dwellers of cities, towns and villages everywhere in Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Israel, Jordan and overseas. The Druzes boast some of the highest levels of education, and their main stronghold in Syria, for example, was the first province to become totally illiteracy-free.

The Druze faith is one of the major religious groups in the Levant, with about million adherents and are found primarily in Syria, Lebanon and Israel, with small communities in Jordan and. This is the first book to describe the main Druze faith, the Druze moral logic of survival without the support of a soverign state, and the mutuality of cooperation with the Jews.

The Druze are the only minority to serve in the Israeli armed : Paperback. Atashe supplements the information on the Druze community in Israel. The earlier Ben-Dor compares the Druze of Israel with Lebanon and Syria.

Smooha focuses on the different social cleavages in Israeli society and polity, including the Druze. One of the major issues regarding the Druze is whether it is a sect of Islam or a. Following the war of Palestine's Druzes became part of the state of Israel.

Overwhelmingly rural, they sought to safeguard their community's age-old ethnic independence by holding on to their traditional ethno-religious particularism.

Ethnicity and ethnic issues, however, were ready tools for the Zionists in the pursuit of their policy aims vis-a-vis the state's Arab population. The Druzes are divided into two main classes: the Ukkal, or initiated, and the Juhhal, or uninitiated; among the former the Iwayid profess the strictest Druze principles.

They meet on Thursday evenings for worship, which consists almost exclusively in reading their sacred books. A Secret Religion: Exploring Isfiya Druze Village, Israel Posted on J J by Indie Travel Posing in Isfiya, Israel with the Druze flag and our tour guide Badeea Mansour, a member of the Druze religion.

found: Israel's Druze community - Israeli Druzim, via Web site, May 8, (The Druze are not regarded as Muslims by other Muslims, yet they believe they are carriers of the core of the religion. The Druze comprise a sect which is not widely regarded as being "truly" Islam by many Muslims.

This group diverged from mainstream Islam in the eleventh century; Druze in Israel; Druzes). The secret is out, says Druze MK Ayoub Kara: "The Druze are actually descended from the Jewish people, and genetic evidence proves it.".

Buy this Book at Origins of the Druze People and Religion by Philip K. Hitti [] Contents Start Reading. The Druze, who primarily live in Lebanon, Syria and Israel, have a mysterious religion which has been the subject of much speculation over the centuries.

In the 19th century manuscript copies of their religious literature were.A great book offering a deep investigation into the Druze community and their relation to the Israeli state. There is a saying that History is written by the winning party.

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