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Title Military service in Israel : challenges and ramifications / Meir Elran and Gabi Sheffer, editors
Published Tel Aviv : Institute for National Security Studies, [2016]
©2016

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Description 1 online resource (101 pages)
Series Memorandum ; no. 159
JCSS memorandum ; no. 159.
Contents Introduction -- The fundamental concept of human resources in the structure of the IDF / Giora Eiland -- Compulsory conscription or mobilization using market forces : economic aspects / Yaakov Lifshitz -- "The people's army," put to the test / Dov Tamari -- Motivation levels for IDF enlistment over the years / Reuven Gal -- Different reflections of the motivation to serve in the IDF / Roni Tiargan -- What is the appropriate model for female service in the IDF? / Pnina Sharvit Baruch -- The IDF and the ultra-orthodox : economic aspects of conscription / Olena Bagno-Moldavsky
Summary "The seven essays collected in this volume explore different aspects of the model of military service in Israel all touch on a central question at the heart of the Israeli public debate: is the model of a 'people's army' still relevant to contemporary Israel and the IDF, or should this model be modified in light of developments as to the army's needs, changes in the security threats to the nation, and Israel's current social and economic fabricAlthough the collection does not provide definitive answers to the question, the editors of this memorandum prefer to retain the leading principles of the current model, as this framework allows the IDF to choose its inductees. At the same time, the editors urge a new examination of the system, in order to guarantee the army's continued unique position in the culture of the state"--Publisher's web site
"The seven essays collected in this volume explore different aspects of the model of military service in Israel all touch on a central question at the heart of the Israeli public debate: is the model of a 'people's army' still relevant to contemporary Israel and the IDF, or should this model be modified in light of developments as to the army's needs, changes in the security threats to the nation, and Israel's current social and economic fabric? Although the collection does not provide definitive answers to the question, the editors of this memorandum prefer to retain the leading principles of the current model, as this framework allows the IDF to choose its inductees. At the same time, the editors urge a new examination of the system, in order to guarantee the army's continued unique position in the culture of the state"--Publisher's web site
Notes "September 2016."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (INSS, viewed September 30, 2016)
Subject Israel. Tseva haganah le-Yiśraʼel -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc
Israel. Tseva haganah le-Yiśraʼel -- Women
SUBJECT Israel. Tseva haganah le-Yiśraʼel fast
Subject Draft -- Israel
Draft -- Economic aspects -- Israel
Draft -- Israel -- Religious aspects
Sociology, Military -- Israel
Recruiting and enlistment
Draft
Draft -- Economic aspects
Draft -- Religious aspects
Sociology, Military
Women
Israel
Form Electronic book
Author Elran, Meir, editor.
Sheffer, Gabriel, editor.
Makhon le-meḥḳere biṭaḥon leʼumi, publisher.