Shalem College
Yemima Ben-Menahem

Prof. Yemima Ben-Menahem

Prof. Yemima Ben-Menahem is Barbara Druss Dibner Professor of the History of Science Emeritus at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a lecturer in the Department of Philosophy and Jewish Thought at Shalem College.

Prof. Ben-Menahem’s areas of expertise are the philosophy of science, in particular the philosophy of modern physics, and the philosophy of history and of American Pragmatism. She is author of Conventionalism: From Poincaré to Quine (Cambridge, 2006) and editor, among others, of Hilary Putnam (Cambridge, 2005).

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Selected Publications

Selected Topics in the Philosophy of Science (Tel Aviv: Everyman’s University, 1980), 150 pp. [Hebrew]