The Division for Advancement and External Relations  

 
GIDEON  SHIMONI,  SHLOMO ARGOV PROFESSOR EMERITUS OF ISRAEL-DIASPORA RELATIONS 
Status : EMERITUS Birth place : JOHANNESBURG
Office Phone: 02-588-2386 Fax: 02-588-1243
E-Mail: shimoni@huji.ac.il
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Department Faculty  
HARMAN INSTITUTE 0F CONTEMPORARY JEWRY FACULTY OF HUMANITIES Dept. Description
 
Academic Degree   Institution Year
Ph.D. HEBREW UNIV. 1975
 
Academic Position   Year
EMERITUS 2005
PROFESSOR 2002
ASSOC. PROFESSOR 1993
SENIOR LECTURER 1983
LECTURER 1977
 
Administrative Position   From To
Chair, Avraham Harman Inst. of Contemporary Jewry 2002 2004
 
External Academic Positions and Awards
Visiting Lecturer, HUC, L.A., 1975;
Stroum Visiting Prof., Univ. of Wash., 1993-94;
Ginor Visiting Prof., Jewish Theological Seminary, NY, 1999;
Rosenthal Visiting Prof., Case Western Univ., 2005.
 
Research Interests
The history of Zionism. The history of Jewish communities in countries of
the British Commonwealth. Israel-Diaspora relations.
 
Research Projects
Zionism in Israel and in the Diaspora since the establishment of the
 
Selected Publications
Publication Title   Year
Postcolonial theory and the history of Zionism. In: 2008
Community and Conscience: The Jews in Apartheid South Africa. 2003
Theodor Herzl- Visionary of the Jewish State. Jerusalem 1999
Zionism as secular Jewish identity. 1996
The Zionist Ideology. Hanover, MA/London, Brandeis 1995
Reformulations of Zionist ideology since the establishment of 1995
New Encylopedia of Zionism in Israel, ed. G. Wigoder, 1994
Jews in Commonwealth countries. 1993
Zionist Thought Today: A Selection of Readings. 1992
The Holocaust in University Teaching. Oxford, Pergamon 1991
Zionism and Its Jewish Opponents. 1990
Zionists and assimilationists in England. 1990
South African Jews and the apartheid crisis. 1988
Two concepts of the centrality of Israel. 1988
From anti-Zionism to non-Zionism in Anglo- Jewry, 1917-1937. 1986
The non-Zionists in Anglo-Jewry, 1937-1948. 1986

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