Education in Israel Page 1...

Education in Israel gives a full account of the present school system in Israel and should be of interest to educationists of the modern world. For Israel is a microcosm of the modern world.



Education in Israel


About Book Education in Israel

FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageCONTENTSILLUSTRATIONSPREFACEGLOSSARYI. THE ZIONIST MOVEMENTII. FOUNDATIONS. JEWISH EDUCATION UP TO THE FIRST WORLD WARJEWISH EDUCATION BEFORE 1880THE REVIVAL OF HEBREWTHE TEACHERS' ASSOCIATIONIII. EDUCATION UNDER THE MANDATETHE MANDATETHE BIPARTITE DIVISION—JEWISH AND ARABARAB EDUCATIONJEWISH EDUCATION UNDER THE JEWISH AGENCY (1920–32)THE ‘TRENDS'HIGHER EDUCATIONGOVERNMENT AND JEWISH EDUCATIONTHE HERITAGEIV. STATE EDUCATION—THE LEGAL BASISTHE STATETHE LAW OF COMPULSORY EDUCATIONPROBLEMS OF IMPLEMENTATIONTHE TRENDS. PARENTS' RIGHTSTHE LAW OF STATE EDUCATIONAPPRAISAL. A PERMANENT SOLUTION?V. THE EDUCATIONAL STRUCTUREA SURVEY OF THE PRESENT SYSTEMTHE EXTENT OF SECONDARY EDUCATIONISRAELIS AND IMMIGRANTSPROLONGATION OF COMPULSORY EDUCATIONTHE BREAKVI. ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCETHE SCHOOLS—A SURVEYADMINISTRATION—THE MINISTRY. LOCAL AUTHORITIESVII. THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SYLLABUSADMINISTRATIVE FRAMEWORKPROBLEMS. THE TASK AND THE MEANSUNIFORMITY AND DIFFERENTIATIONTHE EDUCATIONAL STRUCTUREEDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES. A CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT CENTRERELIGIOUS EDUCATIONVIII. INFORMAL EDUCATIONWHAT IS ‘CHARACTER'?THE INDIVIDUAL CHILD. THE HOMEGAMES, CLUBS, GROUP ACTIVITIESTHE YOUTH SERVICEYOUTH MOVEMENTSSPORTAPPENDIX. ANCILLARY SERVICESIX. SECONDARY EDUCATION–ORGANIZATION AND AIMSDIFFERENTIATIONADMISSION OF PUPILSTIMES-TABLESEXAMINATIONSAIMSX. SECONDARY EDUCATION—THE CURRICULUMHETEROGENEITYINTEGRATIONINFORMAL EDUCATIONXI. INDEPENDENT RELIGIOUS SCHOOLS. YESHIVOTINDEPENDENT RELIGIOUS SCHOOLSYESHIVOTXII. THE KIBBUTZIMSTATISTICSEARLY CHILDHOODTHE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLTHE SECONDARY SCHOOLPROBLEMSXIII. AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION. YOUTH 'ALIYAHHISTORYTHE PUPILSTHE YOUTH 'ALIYAHTHE CURRICULUMEDUCATION IN MOSHAVIM (CO-OPERATIVE VILLAGES)XIV. THE EDUCATION OF HANDICAPPED CHILDRENORGANIZATIONCURRICULADELINQUENCYXV. WORKING YOUTHWORKING YOUTHTHE OUTLOOKXVI. HIGHER EDUCATIONSTATISTICSBUDGET AND CONTROLINSTITUTIONS FOR POST-SECONDARY EDUCATIONDEVELOPMENTNATIONAL NEEDSPHILOSOPHY AND IDEALSXVII. ADULT EDUCATIONINTRODUCTION. ‘TORAH'HEBREW CLASSES FOR IMMIGRANTSVOCATIONAL TRAININGGENERAL FURTHER EDUCATIONARMY EDUCATIONSUMMARY AND PROSPECTXVIII. TRAINING AND STATUS OF TEACHERSSUPPLY AND DEMANDTRAINING COLLEGES FOR TEACHERS IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSTHE TRAINING OF TEACHERS FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLSSTRENGTHENING THE SUPPLYIN-SERVICE TRAININGSTATUSXIX. ARAB EDUCATIONTHE LAW OF COMPULSORY EDUCATIONTHE CURRICULUM OF THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSECONDARY EDUCATIONHIGHER EDUCATION. TRAINING OF TEACHERSTHE AIMS OF ARAB EDUCATIONARAB-JEWISH CONTACTSXX. TO WHAT END?EDUCATION IN ISRAEL—RETROSPECTJUDAISM IN THE MODERN WORLDZIONISMTHE CONTENT OF JEWISH EDUCATIONBIBLIOGRAPHYINDEX
education israel page https publishersrow ebookshuk books jewish hebrew ebooks gives full account present school system should interest educationists modern world microcosm
eBookshuk Books

Judaism as a Civilization: Toward a Reconstruction of American-Jewish Life
Judaism as a Civilization remains one of the most original and thought-provoking contributions toward creating a comprehensive program for creative Jewish life. In this seminal work, Kaplan offers his now famous concept of Judaism as an evolving religious civilization.

Luah Hashanah 5777
A guide to prayers, readings, laws, and customs for the synagogue and for the home

Ahad Ha-Am Asher Ginzberg: A Biography
Ahad Ha-Am's “spiritual Zionism” is still as capable, as it was fifty years ago, of giving inspiration and guidance to a large segment of the Jewry.

Dona Gracia of the House of Nasi
The noted historian Cecil Roth presents the first full-length biography of Dona Gracia in the English language. Banker, diplomat, philanthropist, defender of her people and promoter of its culture, she was revered by her sixteenth-century contemporaries and earned the highest esteem among Jewish historians in succeeding generations.

Community and Polity: The Organizational Dynamics Of American Jewry (Revised and Updated Edition)
Community and Polity explores in depth the developments in the American Jewish community in the post-WWII period. Like the first edition, it is designed to serve two purposes: to provide a basic survey of the structure and functions of the American Jewish community and to suggest how that community should be understood as a polity that is not a state but is no less real from a political perspective.

Chapters on Jewish Literature
The twenty-five short chapters on Jewish Literature open with the fall of Jerusalem in the year 70 of the current era, and end with the death of Moses Mendelssohn in 1786. This book has been compiled with the definite aim of providing an elementary manual of Jewish literature both for home and school use.

BOOKS OF KINGS


Studia Biblica Vol. 1
asdf

ANCIENT PLACE NAMES IN THE HOLY LAND


THE CONCILIATOR


Religion and Zionism First Encounters


History of the Jews, Vol. 1: From the Earliest Period to the Death of Simon the Maccabee (135 B.C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The first volume covers the period from the entry of Israelite tribes into the land of Canaan to the settlement of the Judeans in Egypt.

History of the Jews, Vol. 5: From the Chmielnicki Persecution of the Jews in Poland (1648 C.E.) to the Present Time (1870 C.E.)
A condensed reproduction of the first comprehensive attempt to write the history of the Jews as the history of a living people and from a Jewish point of view. The fifth volume covers the period from the Chmielnicki Persecution of the Jews in Poland to the Present Time.

Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment: Their Confrontation in Galicia and Poland in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century
Mahler's masterful sociological study is drawn from a variety of sources, including some Polish archival material that was later destroyed by the Nazis. This classic work, originally published in both Yiddish and Hebrew, is a prime example of movements that shaped the spiritual and cultural life of modern Jewry.

The Jews of Santa Coloma de Queralt. Hispania Judaica, v. 6
A reconstruction of the Jewish life in a small community, on the basis of notary acts found in local archives.

Conversos on Trial. Hispania Judaica, v. 3
This story is eloquently related on the basis of Inquisition files which depict the Conversos' deep yearning to their Jewish past and the ultimate sacrifice they were prepared to offer for their continued adherence to their ancestral faith.

The Emergence of Conservative Judaism: The Historical School in 19th Century America
The book begins with description of the early decades of the past century, when American Judaism was still the expression of a religiously united community, and then probes the tensions and new forms of Jewish institutional and personal practice as they resulted from the needs of Jewish experience and from contact with American tradition, ideas and events.

The Jewish Encyclopedia Vol. 11
A monumental work which laid the foundation of Jewish scholarship in America. Written by more then 400 contributors from all over the world—many considered founding “fathers” of their respective disciplines—this massive 12-volume Encyclopedia remains unsurpassed in many areas. Each of its 12 volumes was re-created by craftsmen of Varda Graphics, Inc. to look as close to the original as possible, while allowing the reader to take advantage of the latest computer technology.

A Guide to Jewish Religious Practice
This is the most detailed and comprehensive guide to Jewish practice for home and synagogue, written in the spirit of Modern Orthodox and Conservative movements.

By Design: science search for God
The book introduces and summarizes two contemporary movements science and religion dialogue and intelligent design . After reading By Design we understand how what was once a battleground between God and science can now become a meeting ground.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Ecclesiastes
A straightforward, engaging commentary on the Book of Kohelet.

Studies in Jewish Education II: Jewish Educational Research in Diaspora
History, trends and problems with the Jewish education in America.

History of the Jews in Russia and Poland, Vol. 3: From the Accession of Nicholas II until 1916. Bibliography and Index.
A History of the Jews in Russia and Poland from the pen of S. M. Dubnow (based upon a work in Russian which was especially prepared for JPS) needs neither justification nor recommendation. The work is divided into thee volumes. The third and concluding volume deals with the reign of Nicholas II., the last of the Romanovs, and also contains the bibliographical apparatus, the maps, the index, and other supplementary material.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): PROVERBS
... the crown belongs to Crawford H. Toy's voluminous interpretation of the book of Proverbs --Rudolf Smend, from Wisdom in Ancient Israel , Cambridge, 1997.

Historisch-kritisches Lehrgebäude der hebräischen Sprache (in drei Bänden)
This is the largest compilation of grammatical material for Hebrew Bible.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 8
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Legends of the Jews
A most remarkable and comprehensive compilation of stories connected to the Hebrew Bible drawn largely on Jewish lore and tradition. It is an indispensable reference on that body of literature known as Midrash, the imaginative retelling and elaboration on Bible stories in which mythological tales about demons and magic co-exist with moralistic stories about the piety of the patriarchs.

THE BOOK OF JUDGES


Jewish Post-Biblical History through Great Personalities: From Jochanan ben Zakkai Through Moses Mendelssohn
In this book the effort has been to select from the pages of post-Biblical Jewish history the outstanding personalities, to present the life and work of each in such a way as to illustrate the spirit of Judaism in his time, and, in doing this, to analyze and systematize the complex and abstract subject matter so that it may offer the fewest difficulties to the pupil's mind.

Tosefta Ki-Fshutah v. 9
qwer

Coat of Many Cultures: The Story of Joseph in Spanish Literature. 1200-1492
The book presents seven works based on the biblical story. All of these works are unmistakably Spanish, though many of them are also undeniably Jewish or Muslim.

The Commentary of R. Samuel Ben Meir Rashbam on Qoheleth


Volume 6, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

The Life of the People in Biblical Times
When books survive as long as our biblical collection has survived, a certain discrepancy between intention and comprehension is inevitable. But if we wish to read attentively, we must make the effort to reconstruct the concrete shell of the past as well as its essential spiritual factors. This is exactly what this book gives us.

Jews, Arabs, Turks
Select essays on Middle Eastern history dealing with Israel, Egypt and Turkey with a focus on politics and cultural relations of Jews, Arabs, and Turks.

Studies in Jewish Education V: Teaching Classical Jewish Texts
This volume is dedicated to issues arising in the process of teaching classical Jewish texts.

MEDICINE AND MEDICAL ETHICS IN MEDIEVAL AND EARLY MODERN SPAIN


Jewish Post-Biblical History through Great Personalities: From Jochanan ben Zakkai Through Moses Mendelssohn
In this book the effort has been to select from the pages of post-Biblical Jewish history the outstanding personalities, to present the life and work of each in such a way as to illustrate the spirit of Judaism in his time, and, in doing this, to analyze and systematize the complex and abstract subject matter so that it may offer the fewest difficulties to the pupil's mind.

Origins of the Kabbalah
Gershom Scholem opened up a once esoteric world of Jewish mysticism, the Kabbalah, to concerned students of religion: a tradition of repeated attempts to achieve and portray direct experiences of God. A history of the Kabbalah before the Zohar, this book analyzes the leading ideas of Jewish mysticism up to the period of its classical formulation.

Hanukkah: The Feast of Lights
There is a glamour and mystery about the Feast of Lights. Miss Solis-Cohen takes up the challenge of Hanukkah to the modern Jew and tries to explain it. The book will appeal to adults and to children, to those who seek knowledge on the holiday's origin and history.

Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics Vol. 6
The most comprehensive work in its class; includes articles on all religions, ethical systems and movements, religious beliefs and customs, philosophical ideas, moral practices, as well as related subjects in anthropology, mythology, folklore, relevant areas of biology, psychology, economics and sociology.

Studies in Aggadah and Folk-Literature (Scripta Hierosolymitana, XXII)
With the acception of one article, Tales of the Sage by Uffenheimer, which concerns with Biblical exegesis, all other contributions approach their material from literary perspective or as a part of investigation into their history.

Blessed is the Match: The Story of Jewish Resistance
This book is a classic account of Jewish tragedy, faith, hope, and triumph. Published originally in 1947, it is one of the first works to deal with the horrors and the heroism of the Holocaust years.

The Emergence of Conservative Judaism: The Historical School in 19th Century America
The book begins with description of the early decades of the past century, when American Judaism was still the expression of a religiously united community, and then probes the tensions and new forms of Jewish institutional and personal practice as they resulted from the needs of Jewish experience and from contact with American tradition, ideas and events.

JEWS, JUDAISM AND THE CLASSICAL WORLD
English edition of the work for which G. Alon received prestigious Israel Prize. Anyone interested in the origin of the modern Jewish law and the history of the Second Temple must read this book.

Commentary on the New Testament from the Talmud and Hebraica Vol.3
sadf

Tosefta Ki-Fshutah v. 10
qwer

Volume 10, The Universal Jewish Encyclopedia
Created by Reform Rabbis and Jewish Scholars, many of whom escaped from Nazi Germany, the Encyclopedia exhibits a unique sensitivity to all forms of anti-Semitic agitation and malice and makes every effort to find allies among others, especially Christians, to forge a shield for Jewish people in the face of the coming catastrophe.

Origins of the Kabbalah
Gershom Scholem opened up a once esoteric world of Jewish mysticism, the Kabbalah, to concerned students of religion: a tradition of repeated attempts to achieve and portray direct experiences of God. A history of the Kabbalah before the Zohar, this book analyzes the leading ideas of Jewish mysticism up to the period of its classical formulation.

Folk-lore in the Old Testament: Studies in Comparative Religion and Law. Vol. III
Many traces of the old modes of life and thought survive in the form of folklore. A few such relics of ruder times, as they are preserved like fossils in the Old Testament, are illustrated and explained by the author in this book. In the third volume The Keepers of the Threshold, the Bird-Sanctuary, The Silent Widow, and other stories are discussed.