Modern Hebrew: The Past and Future of a Revitalized Language

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Ben-Yehuda's vision of a modern Hebrew eventually came to animate a large part of the Jewish world, and gave new confidence and pride to Jewish youth during the most difficult period of modern history, and infusing Zionism with a dynamic cultural content. This book examines the many changes that occurred in the transition to Modern Hebrew, acquainting new students of the language with its role as a model for other national revivals, and explaining how it overcame many obstacles to become a spoken vernacular. It deals ...

Modern Hebrew: The Past and Future of a Revitalized Language 2014, McFarland & Company, Jefferson

ISBN-13: 9780786494927

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