New York: New York University Press, 1996. Softbound. Octavo, paper covers, x, 855 pp., selected bibliography, index, crease to the rear cover. Good. Item #88523
Introduction by Shapira. Articles are "The Forerunners of Zionism," Jacob Katz, "People and Land in Modern Jewish Nationalism," Shmuel Almog, "The First Aliyah: Ideological Roots and Practical Accomplishments," Shmuel Ettinger and Israel Bartal, "Tradition and Nationalism," Yosef Salmon, "The Afflictions of the Jews and the Afflictions of Zionism: The Meaning and Consequences of the "Uganda" Controversy," David Vital, "The Rejection of the Diaspora in Zionist Thought: Two Approaches," Eliezer Schweid, "Work for the Land of Israel and "Work in the Present": A Concept of Unity, a Reality of Contradiction," Matityahu Mintz, "Zionist Success and Zionist Failure: The Case of East Central Europe between the Wars," Ezra Mendelsohn, "Representations of Leadership (and Failure) in Russian Zionism: Picturing Leon Pinsker," Steven J. Zipperstein, "The State of the Zionist Movement on the Eve of the Sixth Congress," Michael Heymann, "Hehalutz in Poland between the Two World Wars," Israel Oppenheim, "Ideology and Structure in German Zionism, 1882-1933," Jehuda Reinharz, "Criteria and Conception in the Historiography of German and American Zionism," Evyatar Friesel, "The Americanization of Zionism, 1880-1930," Ben Halpern, "The Brandeis-Weizmann Dispute," George L. Berlin, "Changes in the Social and Political Structure of the Second Aliya between 1904 and 1940," Yosef Gorny, "The "Yizkor" Book of 1911 -- A Note on National Myths in the Second Aliya," Jonathan Frankel, "Social and Intellectual Origins of the Hashomer Hatzair Youth Movement, 1913-1920," Elkana Margalit, "The Histadrut: From Marginal Organization to "State-in-the Making," Ze'ev Tzahor, ""Black Night -- White Snow": Attitudes of the Palestinian Labor Movement to the Russian Revolution, 1917-1929," Anita Shapira, "Fire and Water: Ze'ev Jabotinsky and the Revisionist Movement," Yaakov Shavit, "Economic Structure and National Goals -- The Jewish National Home in Interwar Palestine," Jacob Metzer, "The Balfour Declaration in Historical Perspective," Jehuda Reinharz, "The Zionist Movement and the Arabs," Israel Kolatt, "German Zionists and the Emergence of Brit Shalom," Hagit Lavsky, "Patterns of Communal Conflict in Palestine," Bernard Wasserstein, "The Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry on Palestine (1945-1946): The Zionist Reaction Reconsidered," Joseph Heller, "The Emergence of a Native Hebrew Culture in Palestine, 1882-1948," Itamar Even-Zohar, "The National Idea and the Revival of Hebrew," Chaim Rabin, "Shall All Hopes Be Fulfilled? Genre and Anti-Genre in the Hebrew Literature of Palestine," Gershon Shaked, "Native Sons," Anita Shapira.