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Dr. Abigail Jacobson
Dr. Abigail Jacobson is the Academic Director of the Mediterranean Neighbours unit at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute. Since 2015 she is also the chief editor of the Journal of Levantine Studies published by the Institute. She is a historian working on the social and urban history of late Ottoman...
Matzpen: A Different Israeli History
15/12/2016 - 18:00 to 20:00
Matzpen, the Hebrew word for compass, was also the name of a political group that, like no other, kept Israeli society in suspense after the Six Day War. With their call for an immediate ending of the occupation, but especially due to their announced solidarity with the Palestinians, the group had...
Matzpen: A Different Israeli History
15/12/2016 - 18:00 to 20:00
Matzpen, the Hebrew word for compass, was also the name of a political group that, like no other, kept Israeli society in suspense after the Six Day War. With their call for an immediate ending of the occupation, but especially due to their announced solidarity with the Palestinians, the group had...
Matzpen: A Different Israeli History
15/12/2016 - 18:00 to 20:00
Matzpen, the Hebrew word for compass, was also the name of a political group that, like no other, kept Israeli society in suspense after the Six Day War. With their call for an immediate ending of the occupation, but especially due to their announced solidarity with the Palestinians, the group had...
Reading Other Minds: How Do We Do It?
09/11/2016 - 20:00 to 22:00
There is a recent movement that studies religion and cognitive science.  Can research in cognitive science really shed any light or weight on the question of God’s existence?  We examine a sample of how cognitive science might (according to some writers) positively support the existence of God, but...
What is Ontic Structural Realism?
17/05/2017 - 20:00 to 22:00

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