Israel Studies Courses 2008-2011

Fall 2008

Graduate courses

Sacrifice, Culture and Gender: From Isaac & Iphigenia to Contemporary Sacrificial Narratives
Yael S. Feldman

From Zionist-Sabra to Cosmopolitan-Israeli: The Transformation of Israel's Dominant Culture
Fred Lazin

Zionism and Health
Rakefet Zalashik

Jewish Philanthropy and Collective Responsibility in 19th & 20th Centuries
Ronald Zweig

 

Undergraduate

Modern Jewish History
David Engel

Modern Hebrew Literature: Re-Writing the Bible (in Hebrew)
Yael S. Feldman

The State of Israel, 1948-2006
Fred Lazin

The Holocaust and Israeli Society
Rakefet Zalashik

Jewish Community in Palestine Under the Ottoman and British, 1880-1948
Ronald Zweig

 

Spring 2009

Graduate courses

Topics in Hebrew Literature: Agnon and his "Children" (in Hebrew)
Yael S. Feldman

Israel and the Arab World: 1948-2008
Itamar Rabinovich

Seminar in Modern Jewish History: Failed Zionist Solutions
Rakefet Zalashik

History of the Yishuv: War of 1948 and the War of the Historians
Ronald Zweig


Undergraduate courses

Sex and Gender in the Bible
Yael S. Feldman

Collective Memory in Israel
Adi Portughies

Left, Right and the End of Ideology in Israel
Adi Portughies


Self and Other in the Israeli Short Story: Zionism and its Discontents (in Hebrew)
Eran Tzelgov


Issues in Israel's Social History
Rakefet Zalashik

World Cultures: Modern Israel
Ronald Zweig

 

Fall 2009

Graduate courses

From Zionist Sabra to Cosmopolitan Israeli: The Transformation of Israel's Dominant Culture
Oz Almog

History of the Yishuv and Israel: The Struggle for Independence, 1938 - 1949.

Ronald Zweig

Undergraduate

The State of Israel, 1948 - Present
Oz Almog

World Cultures: Modern Israel

Ronald Zweig

Spring 2010

Graduate courses

Archaeology, Historical Narrative and Politics in Israel and the Middle East
Itamar Rabinovich


Remaking the Jewish World After 1945
Ronald Zweig


Undergraduate courses

Sex and Gender in the Bible
Yael S. Feldman

Jews in the Islamic World in the Modern Period
Adi Ariel

Immigration in Israeli Society
Gur Alroey


History of Israeli Foreign Policy
Ronald Zweig

 

Fall 2010

Graduate courses

Israel and America Since 1948
Ronald Zweig


Undergraduate courses

World Cultures: Modern Israel
Ronald Zweig

Zionism and the State of Israel
David Engel

History of Israeli Foreign Policy
Uri Bialer


Immigration in Israeli Society
Gur Alroey


 

Spring 2011

Graduate courses

Israel State and Society: Israel in the 1960s
Ronald Zweig

Itamar Rabinovich


Ideology and Society in Contemporary Israel
Uri Bialer


Undergraduate courses

Israel and American Jewry
Ronald Zweig

Modern Jewish Political Thought, 1882 - 2009
Gur Alroey


The War of 1948

Itamar Radai

 

 

Fall 2011

Graduate courses


Modern Jewish History
David Engel

The Jewish Community in Palestine Under Ottoman and British Rule
Ronald Zweig

The Jewish Community in Palestine Under Ottoman and British Rule

Yali Hashash


Palestine Zionism and Israel
Zachary Lockman

 
The Holocaust: The Third Reich and The Jews
Zachary Lockman