Dr. Asher Cohen

Dr. Asher Cohen is senior lecturer in the Political Science Department at Bar-Ilan University. He has published books and articles in the fields of religion and state in Israel and religious Zionism.

Publications by Dr. Asher Cohen

Religious Leadership in Israel’s Religious Zionism: The Case of the Board of Rabbis

The Board of Rabbis was a rabbinical body that was founded in 1948 as part of the Hapoel Hamizrahi movement and united the religious Zionist rabbis. The Board’s experience indicates that to be effective and relevant, a rabbinical body must have a clear and undisputed policy. Read More »