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An earlier version of this article was presented at Culture and Identity: Nation, City, World - the Second Theory, Culture & Society Conference, Berlin, August 1995. Work on this article was made possible by a grant from The United States-Israel Education Foundation (a Fulbright fellowship). The author would like to thank the Department of Sociology at Princeton University for its hospitality. Thanks also to Eyal Ben Ari, Paul DiMaggio, Frank Dobbin, Simon Frith and Michèle Lamont for their insightful comments.