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Tradition and Politics: The Religious Parties of Israel
Tradition and Politics: The Religious Parties of Israel
By Gary S. Schiff
Wayne State University Press, 1977, 267 pp

A detailed treatment of the history and significance of Israel's four religious parties. Though small, they are not minor factors in Israeli public life since their very existence testifies to unresolved questions as to the nature of the society, and their votes have been crucial to the life of successive governments.