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Itzchak Weismann

Itzchak Weismann, Israeli history professor. Recipient Research Program award, Israel Science Foundation, 2003-2007; fellow Postdoctoral fellow, Rotscheild Foundation, 1998-1999, British Council, 1999—2000; Alon fellowship, Higher Education Council, 2000-2003.

Background

  • Weismann, Itzchak was born on September 14, 1961 in Haifa, Israel.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy in Humanities with honors, University Haifa, 1997.

    Career

    • Postdoctoral fellow Princeton University, New Jersey, 1998—1999, Oxford University, England, 2000. Lecturer University Haifa, 2001—2005, senior lecturer, since 2005.

    Works

    • Author: (books) Taste of Modernity: Sufism, Salafiyya and Arabism in Late Ottoman Damascus, 2001, The Naqshbandiyya: Orthodoxy and Activism in a World Wide Sufi Tradition, 2007, Ottoman Reform and Islamic Regeneration, 2005. Contributor articles to professional journals.
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    Born September 14, 1961
    (age 56)
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    • 1997
      University Haifa
    • 1998 - 1999
      Postdoctoral fellow, Princeton University
      New Jersey, United States