Palestinian Territories

2015 Apr 27

Gender Justice & Islamic Jurisprudence – Human Reasoning and the Rule of Law – A case study of inheritance in Palestine (West Bank)

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

The Middle East Forum and The Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Islamic Studies Program present

Deena R. Hurwitz
Professor, General Faculty and director, International Human Rights Law Clinic, University of Virginia School of Law... Read more about Gender Justice & Islamic Jurisprudence – Human Reasoning and the Rule of Law – A case study of inheritance in Palestine (West Bank)

2015 Feb 25

Understanding Western Peacebuilding in the occupied Palestinian territory: A Critical Approach

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

CMES, Room 102, Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 01238

The CMES Middle East Forum is pleased to present

Mandy Turner
Director, Kenyon Institute/Council for British Research in the Levant, East Jerusalem, and Visiting Research Fellow, Middle East Centre, London School of Economics... Read more about Understanding Western Peacebuilding in the occupied Palestinian territory: A Critical Approach

2014 Oct 09

Constructing a Narrative of Reconciliation: A Personal Plea for Transformation of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS, Knafel 262, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

The Middle East Seminar is pleased to present

Herbert C. Kelman
Richard Clarke Cabot Professor of Social Ethics, Emeritus, and Co-Chair of the Middle East Seminar, Harvard University... Read more about Constructing a Narrative of Reconciliation: A Personal Plea for Transformation of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

2014 Oct 07

Gaza: A Panel Discussion

4:00pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

CMES, Room 102, 38 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is pleased to present

Anat Biletzki, Professor of Philosophy, Tel Aviv University and Quinnipiac University; former Chairperson of B'Tselem; currently a John Hope Franklin Fellow, National Humanities Center... Read more about Gaza: A Panel Discussion

2014 Mar 06

Some Thoughts on the Persistence and Resolution of the Israeli Palestinian Conflict

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

CGIS, Knafel 262, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

The WCFIA and CMES Middle East Seminar and the Civic and Moral Education Initiative of the Harvard Graduate School of Education are pleased to present

Ervin Staub
Professor of Psychology Emeritus; Founding Director of the Doctoral Program in the Psychology of Peace and Violence, University of Massachusetts at Amherst... Read more about Some Thoughts on the Persistence and Resolution of the Israeli Palestinian Conflict

Brett Levi

Brett Levi wins AM thesis prize for paper on Hasidic rebbes’ views on Jewish settlement

June 4, 2013

CMES is pleased to announce Brett Levi (AM ’13) as the winner of the 2013 CMES AM Thesis Prize for his paper “Hasidic Geopolitics and the Greater Land of Israel: Israeli Hasidic Rebbes Encounter the West Bank, Gaza and Territorial Withdrawal, 1982–2013.”

For his thesis, Brett researched how Israeli Hasidic rebbes, leaders of ultra-Orthodox Jewish sects, have responded to Jewish settlement activity in the West Bank and Gaza and Israeli withdrawals from these areas. Brett visited insular Hasidic communities across Israel to find primary documents, including Hebrew and Yiddish-language...

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