Baruch Kimmerling, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death

    

Baruch Kimmerling

Israeli sociologist and historian

Date of Birth: 16-Oct-1939

Place of Birth: Turda, Cluj County, Romania

Date of Death: 20-May-2007

Profession: political scientist, university teacher, sociologist, opinion journalist

Nationality: Israel

Zodiac Sign: Libra


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About Baruch Kimmerling

  • Baruch Kimmerling (Hebrew: ???? ?????????; 16 October 1939 – 20 May 2007) was an Israeli scholar and professor of sociology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
  • Upon his death in 2007, The Times described him as "the first academic to use scholarship to reexamine the founding tenets of Zionism and the Israeli State".
  • Though a sociologist by training, Kimmerling was associated with the New Historians, a group of Israeli scholars who question the official narrative of Israel's creation.

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