Caplan, Neil. The Israel-Palestine Conflict: Contested Histories. 2nd ed. Wiley-Blackwell, 2019. ISBN: 9781119523871.
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Gold, Steven J. The Israeli Diaspora. University of Washington Press, 2002. ISBN: 978029598280. [Preview with Google Books ]
Horowitz, Dan, and Moshe Lissak. Trouble in Utopia: The Overburdened Polity of Israel. State University of New York Press, 1989. ISBN: 9780791401125. [Preview with Google Books ]
Khalidi, Rashid. The Iron Cage: The Story of the Palestinian Struggle for Statehood. Beacon Press, 2007. ISBN: 9780807003091. [Preview with Google Books ]
———. Palestinian Identity: The Construction of Modern National Consciousness. Columbia University Press, 2009. ISBN: 9780231150750. [Preview with Google Books ]
Kimmerling, Baruch. The Invention and Decline of Israeliness: State, Society, and the Military. University of California Press, 2005. ISBN: 9780520246720. [Preview with Google Books ]
Pappé, Ilan, ed. The Israel/Palestine Question: Rewriting Histories. Routledge, 1999. ISBN: 9780415169486. [Preview with Google Books ]
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Shafir, Gershon, and Yoav Peled. Being Israeli: The Dynamics of Multiple Citizenship. Cambridge University Press, 2002. ISBN: 9780521796729. [Preview with Google Books ]
Shapira, Anita, ed. Israeli Identity in Transition. Praeger, 2004. ISBN: 9780275976606.
Smith, Charles D. Palestine and the Arab-Israeli Conflict: A History with Documents. 9th ed. Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2016. ISBN: 9781319028053.
Troen, S. Ilan, and Noah Lucas, eds. Israel: The First Decade of Independence. State University of New York Press, 1995. ISBN: 9780791422601. [Preview with Google Books ]
Yakobson, Alexander, and Amnon Rubinstein. Israel and the Family of Nations: The Jewish Nation-State and Human Rights. Routledge, 2008. ISBN: 9780415781374. [Preview with Google Books ]
On the Israeli diaspora, see Shofar 16, no. 2 (Winter 1998): Special Issue - “ Israel and America: Cross-Cultural Encounters and the Literary Imagination .”
Smooha, Sammy. “Arab-Jewish Relations in Israel: A Deeply Divided Society.” Chapter 2 in Israeli Identity in Transition. Edited by Anita Shapira. Praeger, 2004. ISBN: 9780275976606.
Yiftachel, Oren. “ ‘Ethnocracy’: The Politics of Judaizing Israel/Palestine .” Constellations 6, no. 3 (1999): 364–90.
Gavison, Ruth. “ Jewish and Democratic? A Rejoinder to the ‘Ethnic Democracy’ Debate .” Israel Studies 4, no. 1 (1999): 44–72.
Ben-Ari, Eyal, and Yoram Bilu, eds. “Saints’ Sanctuaries in Israeli Development Towns: On a Mechanism of Urban Transformation.” Chapter 3 in Grasping Land: Space and Place in Contemporary Israeli Discourse and Experience. State University of New York Press, 1997. ISBN: 978-0791432174. [Preview with Google Books ]
Bilu, Yoram, and Yehuda C. Goodman “‘What Does the Soul Say?’: Metaphysical Uses of Facilitated Communication in the Jewish Ultra-Orthodox Community.” Chapter 25 in Perspectives on Israeli Anthropology. Edited by Esther Hertzog, Orit Abuhav, Harvey E. Goldberg, et al. Wayne State University Press, 2009, pp. 529–54. ISBN: 9780814330500.
Grossman, David. Excerpts from To the End of the Land. Vintage, 2011. ISBN: 9780307476401. [Preview with Google Books ]
Friedgut, Theodore H. “Immigrants from the Former Soviet Union: Their Influence and Identity.” Chapter 7 in Israeli Identity in Transition. Edited by Anita Shapira. Praeger, 2004. ISBN: 9780275976606.
Hebrew University’s Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive (The Archive has over 10,000 titles, with over 400 films currently available for viewing online in full for free)
Zochrot (Remembering) (Zochrot [“Remembering”] is a group of Israeli citizens working to raise awareness of the Nakba, the Palestinian catastrophe of 1948)