peoplehood is comforting, empowering, even intoxicating, which probably explains why Birthright works.
And as passionate universalists, the ANC Jews generally lacked the commitment to Jewish peoplehood that underlies Zionism.
If Hartman came to teach about peoplehood, Hanan Porat came to teach about Landhood.
Hartman came to Israel to reshape and rethink Jewish peoplehood, emphasizing modernity and its place in religion.
Responding with alarm, they seek to buttress the idea of Jewish ethnicity qua Jewish peoplehood.
In the context of the debate, I asked why his recent book on Judaism expressed no sense of Jewish peoplehood.
Zionism hardly resolved my problems of modern Jewish identity, but it did awaken my pride in peoplehood.