The Map as a Model:

Yoram Bar-Gal

Yoram Bar-Gal
Was born in Israel, he is a full professor of geography at University of Haifa, Israel and specialises in cultural geography, education and geography, include special interest in propaganda within maps and other visual materials. Books: Bar-Gal, Y., Moledet and Geography in hundred Years of Zionist Education, Am Oved, Tel Aviv, 1992 (Hebrew); Bar-Gal, Y., An Agent of Zionist's Propaganda: the Jewish National Fund 1924-1947, Zemora-Bitan, Tel Aviv, 1999 (Hebrew); Bar-Gal, Y., The Dreamer -Nathan Shalem and his diaries, Mishrad Habitachon, Tel-Aviv, 2003 (Hebrew); Bar-Gal, Y., Propaganda and Zionist Education - the JNF 1924-1947, Rochester University Press, 2003.

email:bargal@geo.haifa.ac.il; web:http://geo.haifa.ac.il/~bargal/public.htm

Models: Between Science and Art, November 2007