Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Abortion Politics: A Case Study in Ethics and Economics in Modern Israel

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:45pm

University Student Union, Thousand Oaks Room

Haredi women

Presented by Michal Raucher

Professor Raucher will be discussing her research based on her interviews with Haredi (ultra-Orthodox Jewish) women in Israel about their reproductive experiences and her fieldwork in Jerusalem hospitals and clinics.

Michal Raucher earned a Ph.D. in Religious Studies from Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill.  She is Program Director, Center for Jewish Ethics, Jewish Theological Seminary.

This talk is organized by the Religious Studies Department and is funded by the CSUN Distinguished Visiting Lecture Program.

Please call (818) 677-4724 or email   to reserve a seat.