Book , Print in English

The elections in Israel, 2006

edited by Asher Arian and Michal Shamir.
  • New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers : Israel Democracy Institute, ©2008.
  • vii, 330 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Introduction / Asher Arian and Michal Shamir
  • Voting behavior
  • Kadima - forward in a dealigned party system / Michal Shamir, Raphael Ventura, Asher Arian, and Orit Kedar
  • Coalition considerations and the vote / Paul R. Abramson, John H. Aldrich, Andre Blais, Daniel Lee, and Renan Levine
  • Parties and groups
  • Shas' transformation to "Likud with kippa?": a comparative assessment of the moderation of religious parties / Sultan Tepe and Roni Baum
  • The immigration from the Former Soviet Union and the elections in Israel, 1992-2006: is a "third Israel" being created? / Viacheslav Konstantinov
  • 1990s immigrants from the FSU in Israeli elections 2006: the fulfillment of the political dreams of post-Soviet man? / Michael Philippov
  • The Arab minority in Israel and the seventeenth Knesset elections: the beginning of a new era? / Elie Rekhess
  • The politics of the elections
  • Candidate selection in Israel: between the one, the few, and the many / Gideon Rahat
  • Party strategy in the 2006 elections: Kadima, Likud, and Labor / Jonathan Mendilow
  • Patronage and the 2006 elections / Doron Navot
  • Political communication
  • Media coverage of the 2006 campaign: the needs and attitudes of the public vis-a-vis the functioning of the news media / Gabriel Weimann, Yariv Tsfati, Tamir Sheafer
  • The Internet race: parties and the online campaign in the 2006 elections / Nir Atmor
  • List of contributors
  • Index.
Other information
  • "Published in cooperation with the Israel Democracy Institute"--P. facing t.p.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9780765803887 (alk. paper)
  • 0765803887 (alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2007039347
  • OCLC: 173509345
  • OCLC: 173509345