Chana Kehat

Chana Kehat is the founder and first chairwoman of Kolech: The Religious Women’s Forum and is actively involved in feminist initiatives in Israel. She lectures on education and Jewish Studies at various institutions and has established study programs at Orot Israel College of Education and the Efrata College of Education. She obtained her Ph.D. in Jewish Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and has published numerous scholarly and popular articles, as well as Mishnat ha-Natziv.

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Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook

The basic approach of Rabbi Abraham Isaac Kook to women corresponds with his hierarchical approach to existence and to humankind (Yaron 1974; Bin Nun 1988): “I cannot make absolute divisions between entities, but only divisions according to rank” (Sarid 1998, 144).

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