chapter  3
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The Evolution of New Zionism

Theprecedingchaptermighthavesuggestedastraightforward patterninthehistoricaldevelopmentoftheJewishbeliefsystem whichculminatedinSocialistZionism.Yetallalongtheway, SocialistZionismhadtocompetewithotherideologicalstrands, whichitcouldneitherassimilatenorignore.Themostpowerful challengecamefromRevisionism,orNewZionism.Thetermwas madeofficialwhentheRevisionistslefttheWorldZionist Organisation,andestablishedtherivalNewZionistOrganisation in1935.