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Title Tel-Aviv, the first century : visions, designs, actualities / edited by Maoz Azaryahu and S. Ilan Troen.

Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  956.94805 TELA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxvii, 449 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
Series An Israel studies book.
Israel studies book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Telling the story of a Hebrew city / Yaacov Shavit -- Tel-Aviv's birthdays: anniversary celebrations, 1929-1959 / Maoz Azaryahu -- Tel-Aviv's foundation myth: a constructive perspective / Hizky Shoham -- From "European oasis" to downtown New York: The image of Tel-Aviv in school textbooks / Yoram Bar-Gal -- Subversive youth cultures in mandate Tel-Aviv / Tammy Razi -- Dirt, noise, and misbehavior in the first Hebrew city: Letters of complaint as a historical source / Anat Helman -- South of Tel-Aviv and North of Jaffa - the frontier zone of "in-between" / Deborah S. Bernstein -- Jaffa and Tel-Aviv before 1948: the underground story / Nahum Karlinsky -- Austerity Tel-Aviv: everyday life, supervision,compliance,and respectability / Orit Rozin -- Tel-Aviv language police / Zohar Shavit -- Der Eko Fun Goles: "the spirit of Tel-Aviv" and the remapping of Jewish literary history / Barbara Mann -- A poet and a city in search of a myth: on Shlomo Skulsky's Tel-Aviv poems / Aminadav Dykman -- Decay and death: urban topoi in literary depictions of Tel-Aviv / Rachel S. Harris -- Art and the city: the case of Tel-Aviv / Dalia Manor -- The 1925 master plan for Tel-Aviv by Patrick Geddes / Volker M. Welter -- Presenting urban heritage: from old Jaffa to modern Tel-Aviv / Nurit Alfasi and Roy Fabian -- Balconies of Tel-Aviv: cultural history and urban politics / Carolin Aronis -- The architecture of the hyphen: the urban unification of Jaffa and Tel-Aviv as national metaphor / Alona Nitzan-Shiftan -- Afterword: Tel-Aviv between province and metropolis / Maoz Azaryahu.
Other author Troen, S. Ilan (Selwyn Ilan), 1940-
Azaryahu, Maoz.
Subject Cities and towns -- Israel.
Tel Aviv (Israel) -- Intellectual life.
Tel Aviv (Israel) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Tel Aviv (Israel)
Tel Aviv (Israel) -- History.
ISBN 9780253356949 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0253356946 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780253223579 (paperback: alk. paper)
0253223571 (paperback: alk. paper)