Iran's Nuclear Challenge and the Iranian-Syrian-Palestinian Complex
Professor Shlomo Aronson, Director of Hebrew University's Center of European Studies
Wednesday, October 29, 2008
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Bunche Hall, Room 10383
Professor Shlomo Aronson was born in Israel during the British Mandate. He was educated at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the University of Munich and the Free University of Berlin, where he received his Ph.D. He joined Hebrew University’s faculty in 1968, since which time he has fulfilled a number of roles, including as director of Hebrew University’s Center of European Studies. Professor Aronson has been a visiting scholar at leading American institutions, including the University of California at Los Angeles, the Brookings Institution and the U.S. Library of Congress, where he lectured on the occasion of Israel’s 50th anniversary.
Professor Aronson’s recent book, Hitler, the Allies and the Jews, has been awarded the 2005 prize of the Israeli Political Science Association for outstanding book in English, and the 2004/05 Sybil Milton Prize of the German Studies Association for an outstanding work on the Holocaust. Prof. Aronson’s other works include: Conflict and Bargaining in the Middle East, Beginnings of the Gestapo System and The Politics and Strategy of Nuclear Weapons in the Middle East.
Cost: Free of charge
Parking is available for $9 and may be purchased at the parking kiosk located at the corner of Hilgard and Wyton Avenues.
Sponsor(s): Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, American Friends of the Hebrew University