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About raphael cohen-almagor

Raphael Cohen-Almagor received his DPhil in political theory from Oxford University. He is Professor and Chair in Politics, University of Hull. He was member of the Israel Press Council; Founder and Director of the Center for Democratic Studies, University of Haifa, and Associate Dean for Research, University of Hull. He is Founder and Director of the Hull Middle East Study Group. Professor Cohen-Almagor was Fulbright-Yitzhak Rabin Visiting Professor at UCLA School of Law, Visiting Professor at Johns Hopkins University, and Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Among his more recent books are The Right to Die with Dignity (2001), Speech, Media and Ethics (2001, 2005), The Scope of Tolerance (2006, 2007), The Democratic Catch (2007, Hebrew), his second poetry book Voyages (2007, Hebrew), and Public Responsibility in Israel, co-edited with Ori Arbel-Ganz and Asa Kasher (2012, Hebrew). Web: Blog:


Present Professor and Chair in Politics, University of Hull

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Raphael Cohen-Almagor
Chair in Politics
The University of Hull
Cottingham Road
Hull, HU6 7RX
United Kingdom
T: +0044 (0)1482 465024
F: +0044 (0)1482 466208


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