Kadish, Alon

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KADISH, Alon. Israeli/American, b. 1950. Genres: Economics, History, Military/Defense/Arms control. Career: University of London, England, research fellow at Institute of Historical Research, 1978-79; Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, lecturer, 1980-84, senior lecturer in history, 1984-92, chairman, history department, 1995-97; University of Manchester, senior Simon research fellow, 1991-92, associate professor, 1992-2000, professor, 2000-; appointed to the Aryeh Ben-Eliezer Chair in National Literature Movements of the 19th and 20th Centuries, 1998. Merton College, Oxford, visiting research fellow, 2000. Publications: The Oxford Economists of the Late Nineteenth Century, 1982; Apostle Arnold: The Life and Death of Arnold Toynbee, 1986; Historians, Economists, and Economic History, 1989; (with K. Tribe) The Market for Political Economy: The Advent of Economics in British University Culture, 1850-1905, 1993; To Arms and Farms: The Hachsharot in the Palmach (Hebrew), 1995; (ed.) The Corn Laws: The Formation of Popular Economics in Britain, 6 vols., 1996; (with A. Sela and A. Golan) The Occupation of Lydda, July 1948 (Hebrew), 2000. Address: Department of History, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel.