Jan 22

Between State and Synagogue


Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

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Co-Sponsor
Temple Judea
Presentation
Between State and Synagogue: The Secularization of Contemporary Israel
Prof. Guy Ben-Porat
Department of Politics and Government, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Date
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Monday, January 22, 2018
4:00 p.m.
Location
Temple Judea
4311 Hood Road
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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R.S.V.P. to 561-705-0117 or apresberg@aabgu.org

Prof. Guy Ben-Porat is presently an associate professor in BGU’s Department of Politics and Government, having taught in the University’s Department of Public Policy and Administration from 2002 to 2016. Prof. Ben-Porat received his Ph.D. in political science from Johns Hopkins University. His book, Between State and Synagogue: The Secularization of Contemporary Israel, examines questions of religion and state in Israel; it won the Shapiro Best Book Award, Israel Studies Association and the Israeli Political Science Association Best Book Award. Prof. Ben-Porat is spending his 2017 to 2018 sabbatical year as a senior visiting fellow at Brown University.