Religion and Nationalism in Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Hindu Worlds

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Nationalism and Religion in Israel and Other Nations: A Comparative Discussion (Research Group Conference)

Thu, 23/02/2006

 

ORGANIZERS:

The "Religion and Nationalism in Jewish, Christian, Muslim and Hindu Worlds" Research Group
The Cherrick Center for the Study of Zionism, the Yishuv and the State of Israel

 

The conference will raise a series of comparative views on Zionism as a case of modern nationalism, and will debate the case of diasporas and their relation to religion and to their country of origin.

 

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Hedva Ben-Israel

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Hedva is a professor in the History Department at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Emmanuel Sivan

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Emmanuel is a professor in the Department of History at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His research interests are Islamic radicalism and the nation state.
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Ornit Shani

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Tel Aviv University
Ornit is a professor in the Department of Political Science at Tel Aviv University.
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Yosef Salmon

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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Yosef is a professor in the Department of History at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.
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Avi Ravitzki

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Avi is a professor in the Department of Jewish Thought at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Meir Litvak

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Tel Aviv University
Israel is a professor in the Department of Middle Eastern and African History at Tel Aviv University.
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Maurice Kriegel

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EHESS
Maurice is a professor in the Centre d'Etudes Juives at EHESS.
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Israel Gershoni

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Tel Aviv University
Israel is a professor in the Department of Middle Eastern and African History at Tel Aviv University.
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Yagnik Achyut

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Setu Center for Social Knowledge and Action
Yagnik is a professor at the Setu Center for Social Knowledge and Action.