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The Emergence of the Modern State of Israel

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Fast Facts

Course:

The Emergence of the Modern State of Israel (SPIS201/48775)

Teaching Faculty:

Dr. David Mendelsson

Language of Instruction:

English

Credits/Hours:

Academic hours: 60
Credits: 4

Course Dates:

July 2-26, 2018

Eligibility:

Undergraduate and graduate students; mature learners with an academic background

Application Deadline:

Application deadline extended until May 15, 2018

Costs:

Tuition: US$ 1,795
Housing prices vary:
$US 350-850

Relevant Academic Fields:

History, politics, sociology

Highlights

  • Examine the context underlying the Zionist idea and movement.
  • Study the history that led to the formation of the Jewish state.
  • Understand the conflicts and tensions that have shaped modern Israel – and what might be done to ease them.
  • Learn through real-life experiences, including site visits and more.

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Summer Courses- July Session July 2 - 26, 2018
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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Emergence of the Modern State of Israel
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Coexistence
Emergence of the Modern State of Israel
InnovNation
Uncovering Jerusalem
Emergence of the Modern State of Israel
InnovNation
Uncovering Jerusalem
Coexistence
Emergence of the Modern State of Israel
InnovNation
Uncovering Jerusalem
All Classes - Day-long Field Trips
Coexistence
Understanding IdentitiesUnderstanding IdentitiesUnderstanding Identities
Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Between Hamas and ISISBetween Hamas and ISISBetween Hamas and ISIS
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
BreakBreakBreakBreak
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.Body in Jewish ThoughtBody in Jewish ThoughtBody in Jewish Thought
Sex and the Holy CitySex and the Holy CitySex and the Holy City
Collective MemoryCollective MemoryCollective Memory
Politics of PlanningPolitics of PlanningPolitics of Planning
4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.BreakBreakBreakBreak
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.State of FaithState of FaithState of Faith
History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict
Discovering Israel through the LensDiscovering Israel through the LensDiscovering Israel through the Lens

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