political philosophy

Prof. Bashir Bashir
Prof. Bashir Bashir is a senior research fellow at the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute, associate professor in the department of sociology, political science, and communication at the Open University, and teaches political theory in the department of political science at the Hebrew University of...
The Philosopher in the Public Sphere: Essays for Yirmiyahu Yovel
The title "The philosopher in the public sphere" captures the uniqueness of Professor Yirmiyahu Yovel – a distinguished public intellectual and recipient of the 2000 Israel Prize for philosophy – as a philosopher involved in the cultural and political field in Israel and abroad. Yovel’s oeuvre...
Matan Oram
Matan Oram holds a Ph.D. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He currently serves as a senior lecturer at the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo, where he teaches political philosophy, political theory and sociology. Oram is also a research fellow of the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute – dedicated...
Shlomi Segall
Shlomi Segall received his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford. His book Health, Luck, and Justice was published in 2009 by Princeton University Press. He is currently the head of the Integrative Program in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Toward Local Political Thought
From history we learn that political crises lead to changes and revolutions in political thought. In light of the intense political crisis that has beleaguered Israel for at least four decades, the absence of an approach to political theory that arises from, and is geared toward, local conditions...