Research Group

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Ezra Mendelsohn

FELLOW
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Ezra is a professor in the Institute of Contemporary Jewry and the Department of Russian Studies at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Zvi Jagendorf

FELLOW
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Zvi is a professor in the Departments of English and Theatre at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Elliott Horowitz

FELLOW
Bar-Ilan University
Elliott is a professor in the Department of Jewish History at Bar-Ilan University.
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Richard Cohen

FELLOW
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Richard is a professor in the Department of History of the Jewish People at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Walter Cahn

FELLOW
Yale University
Walter is a professor in the Department of History of Art at the Yale University.
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Israel Shatzman

FELLOW
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel is a professor in the Department of History at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Francis Schmidt

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École Pratique des Hautes Études
Francis is a professor in the Section des Sciences Religieuses at École Pratique des Hautes Études.
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Uriel Rappaport

FELLOW
University of Haifa
Uriel is a professor in the Department of Jewish History at the University of Haifa.
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Joseph Meleze-Modrzejewski

FELLOW
Pantheon-Sorbonne University/ Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes
Joseph is a professor in the Centre de recherches d'histoire ancienne at Pantheon-Sorbonne University, and in the Section des Sciences Historiques et …
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Erich Gruen

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UC Berkeley
Erich is a professor in the Department of History and Classics at the University of California at Berkeley.
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Dan Barag

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Dan is a professor in the Institute of Archaeology at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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Exclusivity and Universality in Shi'ite Islam (Reunion Conference)

Mon, 06/02/2006 to Tue, 07/02/2006

 

The Exclusivity and Universality in Shi'ite Islam conference is a follow-up colloquium to the Research Group that resided at the Institute in 2002-2003. The papers presented will deal with aspects of the three major currents of Shi'i Islam as well as with an early Nusayri-Alawi text. Medieval and contemporary issues will also be discussed.The reunion will provide a good opportunity to hear progress reports on research that had begun at the Institute.