September 1995 - August 1996
Uriel Rappaport (University of Haifa)
Israel Shatzman (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
The Research Group will explore a wide range of historical and cultural themes relating to the Mediterranean world in Hellenistic and Roman times. The disciplines of history, palaeography, archaeology, numismatics, legal history, Talmudic studies and classical philology will all play a key role in deepening the group's research.