The Origins of Israeli Mythology- Neither Canaanites Nor Crusaders[Team Nanban][TPB]
David Ohana | ISBN: 1107014093 | 2012 | PDF | 276 pages | 3 MB
We claim that Zionism as a meta-narrative has been formed through contradiction to two alternative models, the Canaanite and crusader narratives.
These narratives are the most daring and heretical assaults on Israeli-Jewish identity, which is umbilically connected to Zionism. The Israelis, according to
the Canaanite narrative, are from this place and belong only here; according to the crusader narrative, they are from another place and belong there.
On the one hand, the mythological construction of Zionism as a modern crusade describes Israel as a Western colonial enterprise planted in the heart of
the East and alien to the area, its logic, and its peoples, whose end must be degeneration and defeat. On the other hand, the nativist construction of