What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters (Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture)

What Does a Jew Want?: On Binationalism and Other Specters (Insurrections: Critical Studies in Religion, Politics, and Culture)

Udi Aloni


"In this ebook Udi Aloni, inflicting an influence fault within the ruling liberal perspective when it comes to short-circuiting various degrees of ideology, paintings, and notion; rewrites the Oedipus fable and rejects liberal Zionism. Who yet Aloni can mix the large poetic strength of constructing new myths with the perspicuous brain of a chilly theoretician? Who yet Aloni can flooring his ruthless critique of Zionism into his unconditional constancy to the Jewish culture? If a person wishes an explanation that political theology is easily and alive, right here it is!"—Slavoj Žižek

In the hopes of selling justice, peace, and team spirit for and with the Palestine humans, Udi Aloni joins with Judith Butler, Alain Badiou, and Slavoj Žižek to confront the center problems with the Israeli-Palestinian clash. Their daring query: Will a brand new iteration of Israelis and Palestinians dare to stroll jointly towards a joint Israel-Palestine? via a college of meditation, interview, diary, and essay, Aloni and his interlocutors current a private, highbrow, and altogether provocative account wealthy with the insights of philosophy and significant thought. They finally foresee the emergence of a binational Israeli-Palestinian country, incorporating the paintings of Walter Benjamin, Edward acknowledged, and Jacques Derrida-as good as Jewish theology-to recast the clash in secular theological terms.

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