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The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern Israel

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern Israel

The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern IsraelThe Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern Israel

February 26, 2020

5:30 – 7:00 PM
Rapaporte Treasure Hall,
Goldfarb Library

Join us for a book launch and discussion of Professor Alexander Kaye’s new book, The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern Israel. A book signing will follow. Books will be available for purchase.

Presentation:

Alexander Kaye, Karl, Harry, and Helen Stoll Assistant Professor of Israel Studies, Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, Brandeis University

Comments:

David Katz, Visiting Professor in the Department of History, Brandeis University

Yehudah Mirsky, Professor, Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies, Brandeis University

Moderator:

Shayna Weiss, Associate Director, Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

Source: brandeis.edu/israel-center

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Date:
February 26
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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