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An American Political Scientist in Israel: From Athens to by Paul Eidelberg

By Paul Eidelberg

An American Political Scientist in Israel recounts the author's conferences with a few of Israel's political and highbrow leaders after he immigrated to Israel in 1976. His e-book unearths, for the 1st time, the incorrect mentality of those elites and the way this impacts their overseas coverage. As a political scientist and pupil of the America's Founding Fathers, he offers a qualified critique of Israel's ideological and institutional flaws. Eidelberg additionally offers an in depth account of Israel's financial and technological contribution to the U.S.. opposite to standard opinion, greenback for greenback, the U.S. gets extra from Israel than Israel gets from the us! eventually, Eidelberg bargains a therapy for Israel's woes. He first indicates that even if Israel, is a democracy from a sociological standpoint, it's not a democracy from a political-institutional point of view. not just does Israel lack a written structure with institutional exams and balances, yet contributors of the legislature aren't separately dependable to the electorate in constituency elections. working in Israel isn't consultant executive quite a bit as multi-party cupboard executive ruled via the best minister. Eidelberg has hence drafted a structure that empowers the folk and is in keeping with simple Judaic principles.

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