SOAS University of London

Israel and the Great Powers 1948-2008: One Day Conference

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Date: 5 March 2008Time: 9:30 AM

Finishes: 5 March 2008Time: 5:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Conference

Israel in a Global Context

  • David Newman, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Israel and the Imperial Powers

  • BRITAIN: Neill Lochery, University College, University of London, Great Britain
  • FRANCE: Francois Lafon, l'université Paris-I-Panthéon-Sorbonne, France

Israel and the Superpowers

  • USA: Jonathan Rynhold Bar-Ilan University, Israel
    USSR: Robert O. Freedman, John Hopkins University, USA

Israel and the Emerging Powers

  • INDIA: P.R. Kumaraswamy, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India
  • CHINA: Yitzhak Shichor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

Israel and Europe

  • Sir Malcolm Rifkind MP. Foreign Secretary 1995-1997

Please contact Dr Colin Shindler at SOAS to formally register for the conference (Contact details are listed below). Places are limited. 

No admission charge.

Full details of the programme will be sent out nearer the conference

Organised by:
  • Centre for Jewish Studies (SOAS)
  • Centre for Israeli Studies, (UCL)
  • Centre for the Study of European Politics and Society, (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)

and in association with the Israel-Diaspora Trust

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Contact Tel: 020 7898 4358