Friday, March 13, 2009

Power Relations Inside Israel talk on 3/23

Everyone is invited to a talk at 5pm on Monday March 23 in Wyatt 101 by visiting scholar David Wesley, PhD: "Jews, Arabs, and Israeli Government Officials: Power Relations Inside Israel."

David Wesley is an anthropologist who lived on an Israeli kibbutz for more than thirty years. He continued his studies and received his PhD in 2002 from Tel Aviv University; his book, an expanded version of his thesis, is State Practices and Zionist Images: Shaping Economic Development in Arab Towns in Israel, published in 2006 by Berghahn Books.

Sponsored by Politics and Government, International Political Economy and Comparative Sociology. Thanks to Patrick O'Neil in P&G for taking the lead in organizing this event.

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