Mordechai Tamarkin


Professor Mordechai (Mottie) Tamarkin, PhD (The School of Asian and African Studies, University of London, 1974).  Professor Emeritus at the Department of Modern Middle Eastern and African History  and a Senior Research Fellow Emeritus at the Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies, Tel Aviv University.  Author of Cecil Rhodes and the Cape Afrikaners: The Imperial Colossus and the Colonial Parish Pump (1996), The Making of Zimbabwe: Recolonization in Regional and International Politics (1990), as well as numerous articles on Kenya, Zimbabwe, South Africa, and ethnicity and nationalism in Africa.