Hermann to discuss Israeli public opinion on Middle East conflict, May 1
Posted April 28, 2003; 02:28 p.m.
"Neither Doves Nor Hawks: The Re-shuffling of Israeli Public Opinion on the Middle East Conflict 2000-2003" is the topic for a talk set for 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 1, in 16 Robertson Hall.
The speaker will be Tamar Hermann, director of the Tami Steinmetz Center for Peace Research at Tel Aviv University and chair of the Department of Sociology and Political Science at The Open University of Israel. Hermann's research focuses on the making of foreign policy, public opinion and national security, as well as on Israeli politics and extra-parliamentary activity, especially that of peace movements. Her most recent book is titled "Crack in the Israeli Identity" (2001).
Hermann previously has served as a research fellow at Princeton's Center for International Studies. Her lecture is sponsored by the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Survey Research Center .
Contact: Tom Bartus(609) 258-3601