Yiftah Elazar

Yiftah Elazar
Doctor, Department of Political Science
Room 4316, Social Science
02-588-3270

Yiftah Elazar is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in the Department of Political Science, who works in the history of political thought and in contemporary political theory.

Research interests include: history of political ideas in the early modern period; republicanism and democracy; theories of freedom; citizenship and patriotism.

Received his PhD from Princeton University in 2012, and was a postdoctoral fellow at Yale University and at the Hebrew University. Completed a BA in Philosophy and in the Amirim Honors Program in the Humanities, and an MA in Political Science, both at the Hebrew University.