Scholars 2006

Past - Preserving Cultural Heritage

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Personal Details: 
Department of Zoology - TAU

Title of Research: 
"Veterinary Medicine and Attitudes to Animals: The Heritage of Medieval Islam"
Summary of Research, September 2006

Cholcman Tamar

Cholcman Tamar

Personal Details: 
Art History Dept, The Yolanda and David Katz Faculty of Art - TAU

Title of Research: 
"RECONSTRUCTING A FORGOTTEN CULTURE: EPHEMERAL ART IN SPAIN, PORTUGAL AND FLANDERS IN THE 17TH CENTURY"

Ferber Ilit

Ferber Ilit

Personal Details: 
Fulbright Visiting Scholar, German Dept., Princeton University, USA

Title of Research:
"Walter Benjamin: Heritage as an Ethical Encounter with the Past"

Furstenberg Ariel

Furstenberg Ariel

Personal Details: 
The School of Philosophy and The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas - TAU

Title of Research: 
"The Languages of Talmudic Discourse: A Philosophical Study of the Evolution of Amoraic Halakha"

Lebovic Nitzan

Lebovic Nitzan

Personal Details: 
Dept. of History - University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA

Title of Research: 
"Hugo Bergmann and the German-Jewish Image of Life"

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Personal Details: 
The School of History - TAU

Title of Research: 
"Sexual Violence toward Women in the German and French Jewish Communities of the 11th to 14th Centuries"

Wilf Eitan

Wilf Eitan

Personal Details: 
Dept. of Anthropology - The University of Chicago, USA

Title of Research: 
"The Cultural Reproduction of Jazz Music in Professional Schools"