Past Member

Israel Gershoni

Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro Member

Affiliation

Historical Studies

Field of Study

History of Modern Egypt and the Arab Middle East

Home Institution

Tel Aviv University
From
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Israel Gershoni specializes in intellectual and cultural history of modern Egypt and the Arab Middle East. During the academic year 2011–12, his research will examine the role of intellectuals in Egyptian parliamentary government, 1913–52. He locates this subject within the broader framework of the evolution of Egyptian liberalism in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Historical Studies

Degrees

Hebrew University
Ph.D.
1977