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Israeli Election Results Show Increased Fragmentation of Society, Says Ben Gurion Professor Rebecca Kook

The results of the recent Israeli election indicate the increased fragmentation of Israeli society and the decline of the dominance of the security dimension and the classic left-right continuum it characterized, says Rebecca Kook, professor at Ben Gurion University in Israel. In a lecture sponsored by SIPA's Middle East Institute, she also describes a growing sense of apathy amongst Israeli citizenship toward the political system.

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Shot: Feb 06, 2003
Published: Mar 24, 2003
Last modified:Mar 21, 2003