This conference aims to bring together new perspectives and scholarship on Japanese political and military history to comprehend the role that statesmen, officers and adventurers played in Japan’s turn towards war after 1931.
The explosion of new and diverse forms of Christianity across the Global South – mass conversions, emergence of new denominations, and revitalization within established churches – have been among the most staggering religious phenomena of recent times. The diffused Pentecostal and Evangelical movements, which gained prominence throughout the 20th century, have already reached a dramatic following of over half a billion. The Roman Catholic Church and the historical mainline churches have joined the fray with their own charismatic renewal movements.
Truman institute library, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem-Mt. scopus
On November 26th, the Africa unit of the institute will conduct, in the institute, a conference on the subject of weapons export to conflict regions. This so controversial subject has influence on the israeli-african relations, and still is a source of an unstoppable criticism. Scholars, politicians and experts will participate in the conference. During the conference, the movie "A world of shdows: the most corrupt weapon deals in the world", will be screened. The conference will be conducted in the Truman institute library, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem-Mt. scopus.
בתאריך 28.11 בשעה 16:30, יתקיים שולחן עגול אשר יעסוק בקונגרס ה-19 של המפלגה הקומוניסטית הסינית. בכנס ישתתפו פרופ' אמריטוס יצחק שיחור, ד"ר אורנה נפתלי ופרופ' יורי פינס. בהנחיית פרופ' ניסים אוטמזגין. הכנס יתקיים בספריית מכון טרומן. מוזמנים בחום!