Justice

Freedom in the Arab World
02/11/2016 - 18:30 to 20:30
Relying on the hypothesis that the preoccupation with the subject of freedom became a core issue in the construction of all modern ideologies, this book traces the semantic inflation and extreme politicization of signifiers that indicate the concept “freedom” in Arabic during the period between the...
Representing the Trial: Judith Butler Reads Hannah Arendt Reading Adolf Eichmann
16/12/2015 - 18:00 to 19:30
More than half a century ago, Hannah Arendt’s Eichmann in Jerusalem judged the trial in terms of the obligation of the court to do justice. In her contemporary rereading, Judith Butler articulates a fundamental critique of positive law. Across this reception history, the representation of justice...
Representing the Trial: Judith Butler Reads Hannah Arendt Reading Adolf Eichmann
16/12/2015 - 18:00 to 19:30
More than half a century ago, Hannah Arendt’s Eichmann in Jerusalem judged the trial in terms of the obligation of the court to do justice. In her contemporary rereading, Judith Butler articulates a fundamental critique of positive law. Across this reception history, the representation of justice...
Representing the Trial: Judith Butler Reads Hannah Arendt Reading Adolf Eichmann
16/12/2015 - 18:00 to 19:30
More than half a century ago, Hannah Arendt’s Eichmann in Jerusalem judged the trial in terms of the obligation of the court to do justice. In her contemporary rereading, Judith Butler articulates a fundamental critique of positive law. Across this reception history, the representation of justice...
Opening the Week - Society and Social Justice / Tezave
17/02/2013 - 18:00 to 19:00
Over many generations, biblical interpreters have explained the Torah as containing messages of social justice and as expressing the aspiration to build an exemplary society. Exegetic scholars have been at odds about the question of what comprises that exemplary society  that the Torah refers to....
Shlomi Segall
Shlomi Segall received his Ph.D. from the University of Oxford. His book Health, Luck, and Justice was published in 2009 by Princeton University Press. He is currently the head of the Integrative Program in Politics, Philosophy and Economics (PPE) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Justice, Justice Shalt Thou Pursue: Social Justice in Israel – Vision and Realization
Israel’s Proclamation of Independence states: “The State of Israel […] will be based on the principles of freedom, justice, and peace as envisaged by the vision of the prophets of Israel.” What was formulated in it as a vision, in the future tense, needs to be examined. What was the vision of the...

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