Druze and Jews in Israel

A Shared Destiny?

By Zeidan Atashi

This is the first book to describe the main Druze faith, the Druze moral logic of survival without the support of a soverign state, and the mutuality of cooperation with the Jews . The Druze are the only minority to serve in the Israeli armed forces. Their Political involvement within the State's system allows them to influence government policies to secure the safety of their brothers in neighboring countries and mediate between conflicting ethnic groups.


216 pages

Publication Date: 12/1/1997
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781898723387