News

Yoram Hazony on Jewish Conservatism

In an essay in Mosaic Magazine responding to Eric Cohen’s proposal for a new Jewish conservative agenda, Read more…

RAND Corporation and Herzl Institute to Launch Strategic Alternatives Project for the Middle East

The Herzl Institute has concluded an agreement with the RAND Corporation to conduct a joint initiative called Read more…

The Herzl Institute Awards Twelve Fellowships in Jewish Theology

The Herzl Institute has awarded $560,000 in fellowships to twelve new projects in the field of Jewish Read more…

Cambridge to Publish 20th Anniversary Edition of Hazony’s Book on Politics and Theology of Esther

Cambridge University Press will publish a revised edition of Herzl Institute President Yoram Hazony’s book Read more…

Ideas

The Impact of Jewish Ideas on the Modern West

The Impact of Jewish Ideas on the Modern West

Herzl Institute Director of Academic Programs Meirav Jones talks about her research into the influence of the Hebrew Bible and Talmud on the political thought of Early Modern writers such as Hobbes, Selden, Grotius and Locke.

Publications

The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture

The Philosophy of Hebrew Scripture

Yoram Hazony
What if the Hebrew Bible wasn't meant to be read as Read more…

Created Equal: How the Bible Broke With Ancient Political Thought

Joshua Berman
In Created Equal, Joshua Berman engages the text of the Hebrew Read more…

Philosophy of the Law: The Political in the Torah

Shmuel Trigano
Trigano is one of the greatest Jewish philosophers and Read more…