The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: "Religion", "Secularism" and the Struggle for Legal Dominance in the State of Israel

Mon, Apr 26, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm
Department & Program in Near Eastern Studies

Near Eastern Studies Virtual Seminar by Alexander Kaye, Brandeis University

Respondent - Jonathan Gribetz, Princeton University, Near Eastern Studies

Alexander Kaye is the Karl, Harry, and Helen Stoll Chair of Israel Studies, and Assistant Professor, Department of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University.
His most recent book is The Invention of Jewish Theocracy: The Struggle for Legal Authority in Modern Israel (OUP, 2020).

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