Independence Park: The Lives of Gay Men in Israel (Contraversions: Jews and Other Differen)

by Amir Fink

Publisher: Stanford University Press

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Gay studies (Gay men),
  • Gender Studies,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Israel,
  • Religion,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Jewish Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Social Science / Gay Studies,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Biography,
  • Gay men
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9591134M
ISBN 100804736197
ISBN 109780804736190

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Independence Park, Tel Aviv, is the best-known meeting place for gay men in Israel; Independence Park, Jerusalem, is perhaps the second-best-known; and the hope for independence is the dominant theme of this wide-ranging collection of personal narratives told in the voices of twelve gay men representing a cross-section of contemporary Israeli by: 8.

Independence park: the lives of gay men in Israel User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict "The lives of gay men in Israel are not what you would think," Fink (a graduate student, Near Eastern Languages, Univ.

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Over 12 interviews with an extraordinary cross-section of the gay men living in Israel, the reader is given a very distinct and clear view of gay life, and life in general, in Israel, a country that holds many mysteries and fears for people/5.

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