MDC Researcher Dr. Hay Eytan Cohen Yanarocak analyzes Justice and Development Party's radical reforms in education and its proposed marriage regulation
History Matters in the Middle East
For over fifty years, the MDC has explained the Middle East and Africa to policymakers, practitioners, scholars and students through an interdisciplinary approach steeped in the knowledge of the region's history, cultures, languages, economics, and politics.
Our innovative forums and research groups conduct research on contemporary developments in their fields of expertise and regularly present their findings in publications, conferences, symposia, and workshops held in Israel and abroad.
The Arabic Press Archives
The Arabic Press Archives at the Moshe Dayan Center boasts one of the most comprehensive repositories of historical and contemporary Arabic-language newspapers in the world, alongside significant holdings in Turkish, Kurdish, and Persian.
The MDC Library
The Moshe Dayan Center's nationally-ranked library features an impressive collection of journals, articles, books, and primary source documents on the contemporary and historical politics, economics, societies and cultures of the Middle East.