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Title The Israel test / George Gilder.
Author Gilder, George F., 1939-
Publication [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Richard Vigilante Books, [2009]
Copyright date ©2009
Edition First edition.
Description 296 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 956.94054 G
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-287) and index.
Summary Gilder reveals Israel as a leader of human civilization, technological progress, and scientific advances. He postulates that Israel is a crucial battlefield for capitalism and freedom in our time.
Contents Zerizus. The central issue ; The blindness of the experts ; Tale of the bell curve ; The Palestinian economy ; The economics of hate ; The archetype and the algorithm -- Israel inside. From last to first ; Inside the computer revolution ; Inside the Internet ; The next generation ; The Shoshana algorithm ; Hong Kong in the desert -- The paradox of peace. Peace now ; Games of war and holiness ; The meaning of Netanyahu ; Land for war ; Time for the test -- My own Israel test.
Subject Israel -- Intellectual life.
Israel -- Foreign relations.
Israel -- History -- 1993-
Israel -- Politics and government -- 1993-
Israel -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Israel -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Capitalism -- Israel.
ISBN 9780980076356 :
0980076358

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