Events & Publications — Migrating Knowledge

Events & Publications — Migrating Knowledge

Conference: The Moral Dilemmas of Science

We are delighted to invite you to The Moral Dilemmas of Science conference organized by The Minerva Humanities Center, the Cohn Institute fot eh History and Philosophy of Science and the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Tel Aviv University. The conference will be held on November 14th-15th, in Tel Aviv University. For further

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Special Lecture, Prof. Henriette Dahan Kalev: “Canon, Transmission and Tradition: Contemporary Gender-related Aspects”

The Minerva Humanities Center invites you to Prof. Henriette Dahan Kalev’s special lecture about: “Canon, Transmission and Tradition: Contemporary Gender-related Aspects”. Prof. Dahan-Kalev’s talk is the keynote lecture of the summer workshop of the Tradition: Canon, Transmission and Critique research group led by Dr. Vered Sakal and Dr. Lina Barouch under the auspices of the Migrating

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Special Conference in Honour of Prof. Rivka Feldhay: Critical Reflextions on Alternative Paths to Modernity

We are pleased to invite you to the “Critical Reflections on Alternative Paths to Modernity” Conference, held in Honour of Prof. Rivka Feldhay. The Conference will be held on April 13-14, 2016, in Tel Aviv University and in the Van Leer Institute in Jerusalem. See the conference program for further details. Videos of most of the

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Call for Applications: Post-Doctoral Fellowship, “Knowledge Migration” research Group, 2016-2017

The Knowledge Migration research group offers a post-doctoral fellowship for the academic year of 2016-2017. Applications should be submitted by May 1st, 2016 See the Call for Applications (in Hebrew) for further details

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New Publication: “Renaissance Humanism and the Ambiguities of Modernity”, edited by Raz Chen-Morris, Hanan Yoran and Gur Zak

published in The European Legacy 20(5), 2015
Special volume edited by the “Renaissance Humanism” research group adjunct to the “Migrating Knowledge” group at MHC

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New Book: “Bodies and Media”, By Ido Yavetz, Published by Springer, 2015

A new book by Dr. Ido Yavetz, member of the “Migrating Knowledge” research group at MHC

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New Book — “Plato’s Republic as a Philosophical Drama on Doing Well”, by Ivor Ludlam

A new book by Ivor Ludlam, affiliated with the Migrating Knowledge research group at the Minerva Humanities Center:
Plato’s “Republic” as a Philosophical Drama on Doing Well. Lexington Books, 2015

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New Book — Therapy in Translation: Therapeutic Discourse between the Local and the Global (Forthcoming, 2015, in Hebrew)

Editors José Brunner and Galia Plotkin-Amrami
The book seeks to contribute to current discussions regarding the scientific, social, and cultural position of the mental-therapy discourse in Israel as well as globally, by presenting this discourse as the outcome of an interactive cycle of translation, constantly moving between the local-particular and the general-global, giving rise to various combinations between science and culture.

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