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Judicial Review of National Security - the Israeli experience (1995-2013)

May 7, 2015

Abstract: Adjudication of national security poses complex challenges for courts.

Workshop on Immigration and Citizenship

May 7, 2014

Workshop Goals On the first day, develop a set of research interventions (surveys, experiments, archival searches, participant observations, etc.) that will gain some leverage in measuring...

Seoul-Tokyo Relations in Peril: Is a "Reset" Possible?

April 11, 2014

Koret Distinguished Lecture Series: Lecture IV From early 2012, South Korea-Japan relations worsened due to what many Koreans regard as a series of Japanese provocations involving historical and...

An Army Like No Other: The Origins of Military Culture

April 3, 2014

ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Gil-li Vardi joined CISAC as a visiting scholar in December 2011.

International Law and Social Facts: Some Experimental Data on War Crimes Investigations, Attitudes, and Perceived Credibility of Facts

March 13, 2014

ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Shiri Krebs is a JSD Candidate at Stanford Law School, specializing in international criminal and humanitarian law.

Joint CISAC-SCICN Event -- The Face of the Enemy: Gender, Threat, Dehuamnization, and Support for Peace in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Experimental and Polling Data

February 6, 2014

This event is co-sponsored by the Stanford Center on International Conflict and Negotiation (SCICN).

Arabs and Israelis: Conflict and Peacemaking in the Middle East

November 7, 2013

Abstract:   Arabs and Israelis: Conflict and Peacemaking in the Middle East is a new, ground-breaking textbook on the history of the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Counterinsurgency: A Conceptual Reassessment

October 31, 2013

ABOUT THE SPEAKER: Niccolò Petrelli is a postdoctoral fellow at CISAC. His research focuses on reassessing the theory and practice of counterinsurgency.

Innovation Hub: London

October 30, 2013

SPEAKERSEze Vidra - Head of Campus London and Google for Entrepreneurs European Outreach, Google Samantha Evans - Vice Consul, Software, UK Trade & Investment ABOUT THE SEMINAR Innovation Hub:...

A Confiscated Memory – Wadi Salib and Haifa's Lost Heritage

September 30, 2013

Professor Yfaat Weiss, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, will speak on the topic of her 2011 book of the same title, "A Confiscated Memory - Wadi Salib and Haifa's Lost Heritage"

Innovation Talent Roundtable

June 28, 2013

On June 28, 2013, the Stanford Program on Regions of Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SPRIE) is hosting a full-day, invitation-only workshop on innovation talent at the Stanford Graduate School of...

The Microdynamics of Conflict in Palestine

June 6, 2013

Speaker Bio: Yael Zeira is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies and the Center on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law at Stanford University.

Shadow or Shade – The Roles of International Law in Palestinian-Israeli Peace Talks

May 21, 2013

About the Speaker: Omar Dajani is one of the nation's foremost experts on the legal aspects of the conflict in the Middle East.

Bureaucratic Autonomy and Dysfunctions of the American State

April 18, 2013

Speaker Bio: Francis Fukuyama is the Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), resident in FSI's Center on Democracy, Development, and the...

Visualizing Political Struggle in the Middle East

January 24, 2013

Abstract: Marking the publication of Lina Khatib's latest book Image Politics in the Middle East: The Role of the Visual in Political Struggle, this seminar focuses on the evolution of political...

The Historical Dimensions of South Africa's Nuclear Weapons Program

December 9, 2012

A three-day conference in Pretoria, South Africa, to discuss the historical dimensions of South Africa's nuclear weapons program. CISAC was strongly represented at the event.

Visualizing Political Struggle in the Middle East

November 29, 2012

Abstract: Marking the publication of Lina Khatib's latest book Image Politics in the Middle East: The Role of the Visual in Political Struggle, this seminar focuses on the evolution of political...

Does Repression Reduce Terrorist Attacks? Evidence from Israel

May 31, 2012

Erica Chenoweth is an assistant professor of government at Wesleyan University and will be an assistant professor at the Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver as of...

Chief Middle East Advisor To Three Presidents Reflects on Strategies To Peace

May 23, 2012

Hillel at Stanford presents: Ambassador Dennis Ross,  “Chief Middle East Advisor to Three Presidents Reflects on Strategies to Peace” Tuesday, May 22nd, 7pm  CEMEX Auditorium at the Graduate School...

History and Memory: Global and Local Dimensions

May 17, 2012

The second conference in the multi-year TEC-Van Leer Jerusalem Institute project on the reconciliation of divided regions and societies.

Democratic Transition and Development in the Arab World

April 26, 2012

The third ARD annual conference examineي the challenges, key issues, and ways forward for social and economic development in the Arab world during this period of democratic transition.  Day One -...

Dynamics of Change in Military Organizations

April 12, 2012

Gil-li Vardi joined CISAC as a visiting scholar in December 2011.

"Proportionality in War" by Avishai Margalit

March 9, 2012

Avishai Margalit is one of the foremost thinkers and commentators on the contemporary human condition, the moral issues of our time, and current problems facing Western societies.

People

Stephen D. Krasner Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
Larry Diamond Senior Fellow Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
Gil-li Vardi Lecturer, GSB, History
Jessie Brunner Research Assistant, PHR
Katrina ole-MoiYoi PhD student, Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources
John (Jack) W. Rowe Adjunct Affiliate, CHP/PCOR
Shiri Krebs Shiri Krebs Affiliate
Matthew Nanes CDDRL Postdoctoral Fellow