By Raphael Cohen-Almagor
This is an interesting number of essays approximately Israeli society and its associations. it really is written via practitioners who've adventure and knowing, who're built with the perception and data, and who bore accountability whereas serving the general public within the numerous associations. one of the authors are former nation President Yitzhak Navon, former cupboard minister Gad Yaakobi, former Deputy Speaker of the Knesset Naomi Chazan, former lawyer common Elyakim Rubinstein, Former perfect courtroom President Meir Shamgar, the country Comptroller Eliezer Goldberg, and previous member of the clicking Council Raphael Cohen-Almagor. The decision-makers supply clean, useful observations and private, useful debts in their respective roles.
The e-book goals to take on well timed matters, examining the relationships among democracy and forms, the military-political advanced, the difficulty of separation of powers in democracy and extra in particular the function of the perfect court docket, and the necessity for a written, reliable structure. It additionally discusses citizenship education.
The e-book should be invaluable to researchers on Israeli democracy, scholars, academics, historians, sociologists, political scientists and criminal students who desire to higher comprehend this attention-grabbing society and its institutions.
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