BOOKS and MONOGRAPHS
1. Bar-Gal, Y., Soffer, A., Geographical
Changes in the Traditional Arab Villages in Northern Israel, Center for
Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies, University of Durham,
2. Bar-Gal, Y., The Good and the Bad,
Hundred Years of Zionist Images in Geography Textbooks, QMW
Research Papers in Geography, University of London, 1991
3. Bar-Gal, Y., Moledet and Geography in
hundred Years of Zionist Education, Am Oved, Tel Aviv, 1992 (Hebrew)
4. Bar-Gal, Y., An Agent
of Zionist's Propaganda: the Jewish National Fund 1924-1947,
Zemora-Bitan, Tel Aviv, 1999 (Hebrew)
5. Bar-Gal, Y., The Dreamer -Nathan Shalem
and his diaries, Mishrad Habitachon, Tel-Aviv, 2003 (Hebrew)
6. Bar-Gal, Y., Propaganda and Zionist
Education - the JNF 1924-1947, Rochester University Press,
7. Bar-Gal, Y. Kliot. N., Peled, A.
(eds) Eretz Israel Studies- Aviel Ron Book, Department of
geography and Enviromental Stdies, Haifa University, 2004 (Hebrew)
8.Bar-Gal, Y. , Inbar, M., (eds) From
Region to Environment Forty Years of Geography studies at the
university of Haifa, Department of Geography, Haifa University,
1. Bar-Gal, Y., "On the agricultural character of
the various region in Israel," Merchavin, Vol. 2, 1975, pp.
2. Bar-Gal, Y., "On the zoning of land use around
Arab villages," Studies in the Geography of Israel,
Vol. 4, 1975, pp. 88-101, (Hebrew).
3. Bar-Gal,Y., "The Moshav Shitufi - a chapter in
social geography," Horizons in Geography,Vol.1, 1975, pp.
4. Bar-Gal, Y., "Changes in the structure of
minority villages in Israel," Sociologia Ruralis, Vol. 15,
1975, pp. 173-188.
5. Bar-Gal, Y., "The industrialization of the
kibbutz as a diffusion process", The Kibbutz, Vol. 3, 1976,
pp. 221-237, (Hebrew).
6. Bar-Gal, Y., Soffer, A., "Urban elements in
non-Jewish villages in North Israel," , Amiran, D.H.K and Ben Arieh,
Y., (eds.), Geography in Israel, Jerusalem, 1976, pp. 275-296.
7. Bar-Gal, Y., "Decision environment and
agricultural activity in Israel, "Horizons in Geography, Vol.
3, 1977, pp. 85-97 , (Hebrew)
8. Bar-Gal, Y., Soffer, A., "Spontaneous
urbanization in non-Jewish settlement in Northern Israel," in
Beaujeu-Garnier, J. and Reichman S., (eds.), Urbanization
Contemporarie et Justice Social, National Council for Research and
Devel t, Jerusalem, 1979, pp. 263-276.
9. Bar-Gal, Y., "The perceptions of the map of
Israel," Studies in Education, Vol. 22, 1979, pp. 125- 140,
10. Bar-Gal, Y., "The principle considerations in
preparation of geography textbooks on regional and systematic topics," Studies
in Education, Vol. 22, 1979, pp. 107-116, (Hebrew).
11. Bar-Gal, Y., "Perception of borders in a
changing territory: the case of Israel," Journal of Geography,
1979, Vol. 78, pp. 273-276.
12. Bar-Gal, Y., "Dimensions of time and space in
cooperative agricultural organizations in non-Jewish villages in
Israel," Middle Eastern Studies, Vol. 16, 1980, pp. 236-245.
13. Bar-Gal, Y., "The image of environment and
mental maps in rural areas: the case of a kibbutz in Israel," Human
Ecology, Vol. 8, 1980, pp.277-283.
14. Bar-Gal, Y., "Literature and Geography," in
A. Schahar (ed.), The Structure of Geographical Thought and its
Educational Implications, Israeli Geographical Society, 1981, pp.
15. Bar-Gal, Y., "Comments on the seasonal
variation of birth rates in Israel," Geographical Research Forum,
Vol. 1, 1981, pp. 54-56.
16. Bar-Gal, Y., "The experience of urban
landscape - from Jaffa to Tel-Aviv," Horizons in Geography,
Vol. 5, 1982, pp. 73-80, (Hebrew).
17. Bar-Gal, Y., "Ruralization rate and
migration balance under core/periphery conditions - the Israeli case," GeoJournal,
Vol. 6, 1982, pp.165-172.
18. Bar-Gal, Y., "Villages under urban siege," Ekistics,
Vol. 50, 1983, pp. 9-13.
19. Bar-Gal, Y., "Two streets - two worlds," Horizons
in Geography, Vol. 8, 1983, pp. 57-69,(Hebrew).
20. Bar-Gal, Y., Shamai, S., "The swamps of
Yizrael Valley - images and realities," Cathedra, Vol. 27,
1983, pp. 163-174 , (Hebrew).
21. Bar-Gal, Y., "The swamps of Yizreel Valley,"
Cathedra, Vol. 30, 1983, pp.185-195, (Hebrew).
22. Bar-Gal, Y., "The Planning of National Parks
and Nature Reserves in the Galilee," A. Shmuelli et al. (eds.) The
Galilee Lands, Haifa, University of Haifa, 1983, pp. 639-648.
23. Bar-Gal, Y., "The subjective significance of
the landscape of Tsfat - Israel's city of the Kabala," Folklore,
Vol. 95, 1984, pp. 245-250.
24. Soffer, A., Bar-Gal, Y., "Planned
sedentarization of Bedouins in Israel," Geoforum, VOl.16,
1985, pp. 425-428.
25. Bar-Gal, Y., "The shtetl - the Jewish small
town in Eastern Europe," The Journal of Cultural Geography,
Vol. 5, 1985, pp. 17-29.
26. Bar-Gal, Y., "Arab penetration and
settlement in Nazareth Illit," in A.Soffer (ed.), Residential and
Internal Migration Patterns Among the Arabs of Israel, The
Jewish-Arab Center, Haifa, Haifa University, 1986, pp. 51-64. (Hebrew).
27. Shamai, S., Bar-Gal, Y., "The swamps of the
Jezrael valley: A struggle over the myth, Sociologia Internationalis,
Vol. 25, 1987, pp. 193-206
28. Bar-Gal, Y., "The aims and problems of
geography teaching in Israel," Haubrich, H., (ed.), International
Trends in Geographical Education, I.G.U. Commission on Geog.
Education, Freiburg, 1987, pp.171-180.
29. Bar-Gal, Y. "A past field excursion
experiment with elementary school pupils," in A. Levi et al. (eds.), Theory
and Practice in Curriculum Planning, 1987, Ministry of Education,
Jerusalem, pp. 89-97.(Hebrew)
30. Bar-Gal, Y., "Social pluralism and the urban
fringe: the Israeli case," in Yadav, C., S., (ed.), Perspectives in
Urban Geography, Volume 9, Rural Urban Fringe, 1987, pp. 41-53, New
31. Bar-Gal, Y., "Naming City Streets - A chapter
in the history of Tel-Aviv,1909-1947",Contemporary Jewry,
10,1989, pp. 40-49
32. Bar-Gal, Y., "The street names of Tel-Aviv,
chapter in cultural historical geography of the city 1909-1934," Cathedra,
Vol. 47, 1988. pp.118-131.(Hebrew)
33. Bar-Gal, Y., "Cultural-geographical aspects
of street names in the towns of Israel," Names, 1989, vol.37,
34. Bar-Gal, Y., "One hundred years of geography
teaching in Israel", Horizons in Geography,
35. Bar-Gal, Y., Political
Symbolization of an Urban Space: Naming Streets in Israel", Horizons
in Geography,1992,Vol.33-34, pp. 119-132 (Hebrew)
36. Bar-Gal, Y. " Pioneering Urban Geography:
Haifa According to I. Schattner 1937", Horizons in Geography,
1992,Vol.33-34, pp. 133- 140, (Hebrew)
37. Bar-Gal, Y., "The popularization of
geographical education in Israel", Frankfurter Beitrage Zur
Didaktik der Geography, 1993, Vol.12 pp.11-22
38. Bar-Gal, Y., "Geography teaching in Israel: A
Retrospective View", Journal of Geography 1993,Vol.92 pp.
39. Bar-Gal, Y., "Boundaries
as a topic in geographic education: the case of Israel, Political
Geography,1993, Vol.12 pp.421-437
40. Bar-Gal, Y ,"Steps toward an international
standardization of geographical education", Horizons in Geography,
1993, vol.37-38, pp. 61-89 (Hebrew)
41. Bar-Gal, Y.1994, “The image of the
"Palestinian" in geography textbooks in Israel” , Journal of
Geography, Vol. 93, pp. 224-234
42. Bar-Gal, Y., 1996,
“Ideological Propaganda in Maps and Geographical Education”
J. van der Schee & H. Trimp, Innovation in Geographical Education,
Netherlands Geographical studies, IGU, Commission on Geographical
Education, Hague, pp.67-79
43. Bar-Gal, Y. 1997, “Ideologische
propaganda op Kaarten”, Geografie Educatief, Vol.6,
44. Bar-Gal, Y., 1998, “Values
and Ideology in the Descriptions of Jerusalem in Geography Schoolbooks:
The Israeli Case", International Research in Environmental
Education, Vol. 7, pp. 151-157
45. Bar-Gal, Y. & Azaryau, M., 1998, “Israeli Cemeteries and Jewish Tradition:
Two Cases” in Brodsky, H., (editor ), Visions of Land and
Community, University Press of Maryland
46. Bar-Gal, Y. And Azaryau, M., 1998, "On the Map",
in Tratakover, D. (editor), A trip Across the country: Games from Mr.
Barlevy's Store, Eretz Israel Museum, Tel-Aviv, , pp. 43-54 (Hebrew)
47. Bar-Gal, Y., 1999, "On the Tribal - Elders, the Successors and
the New Ones in the Israeli Geography",Horizons in Geography",
Vol. 51,pp. 7-39 (Hebrew)
48. Bar-Gal , Y., 2000, " Values and Ideology in
Place Descriptions in Geography Schoolbooks: The Israeli Case", Erdkunde,
Vol. 54, pp. 168-176
Bar-Gal, Y., 2000, "German Antecedents of the Department of Geography
at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem: Historical Perspective",
Geographische Zeitschrift, Vol 88, pp. 112-123
50. Bar-Gal, Y., 2003, "The Blue Box
and the Propaganda maps of the JNF", Israel Studies , Vol. 8,
51. Bar-Gal, Y,2003, "Early Israeli Geographers"
in Encyclopedia of Geography, Spectrum Akademischer Verlag,
52.Bar-Gal, Y., 2004, "From Berlin to
Jerusalem : David Amiran and the Atlas of Israel", Erdkunde,
Vol, 58, pp. 31-42
53.Bar-Gal, Y., 2004, "Educators or
Scientist: Dilemmas concerning the 'pre History' of Geography
Department at the Hebrew University ", Horisons in Israeli
Geography , a collection of papers, to be submitted in the IGU,
Glasgow , August 2004 , pp. 397-401
Bar-Gal, Y., 2004, "Unity-Transformation-Unity-Dissolution,
Metamorphoses in the Country's landscape", in Ayal, A., Our landscape,
Notes on Landscape paiting in Israel, The Art Gallery, Haifa
University, haifa, pp. 29-34
55. Bar-Gal, Y. and Bar-Gal, B. (2004) "Following
the IGU Conference, Barnaul, Russia, summer 2003", in International
Research in Geographical and Environmental Education, Vol. 13,
56. Bar-Gal, Y., 2005, "Decisions
making in the institutionalization process of the 'geography' in the
Hebrew University of Jerusalem", in Lavsky. H. (ed) The History of
the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Book 2, Magnes Press,
57. Bar-Gal, Y. (2005) " A personal and
impressionistic view on forty years at the Department of Geography
1965-2005", in Y. Bar-Gal and M. Inbar (eds) From Region to
Environment Forty Years of Geography studies at the university of Haifa,
Department of Geography, Haifa University, pp. 11-47 (Hebrew)
58. Bar-Gal, Y. & Bar-Gal, B.,
2005, "A City's Cultural Symbols and Segregation: The Case
of Haifa Israel", in John Lidstone (ed), Cultural Issues of Our
Time , Cambridge University Press
59. Blumen, O.
Bar-Gal, Y. 2006. "The academic conference and the status of women: The
annual meetings of the Israeli Geographical Society". The
Professional Geographer , 58 (3) pp.344-358.
60. Bar-Gal, Y., 2007, "The map as a
Model", Protocols:History and Theory, Vol. 6 (Hebrew) see: Protocollage, 2009, pp.
61. Bar-Gal, Y. & Bar-Gal, B.,
2008, "The Grasp of Spatial Concepts by Jewish and Arab Children: A
Case Study in Israel " in Rod Gerber and Margaret Robertson (eds) Children's
Life worlds: Locating Indigenous Voices, Nova Science Publishers,
New York, New York
62. Bar-Gal, Y. and Bar-Gal, B., 2008, "To tie the cords between the
People and the Land: Geography Education in Israel", Israel
Stduies, Vol.13,pp 44-67
63. Bar-Gal, Y.
,2009,"From European oasis to downtown New-York: the images of Tel-Aviv
in school texbooks", Israel Studies, Vol. 14, pp.21-37
64. Bar-Gal, Y.
2009, "From the Vision of Herzl to the Sleeping Beauty:the images of
Haifa in Hebrew texts books 1903-2003", Horizins in Geography, Vol. 73-74,
pp. 115-141, (Hebrew)
65. Bar-Gal, Y.
2011, "The cemeteries of Kibbutz Ein Harod", in Arnon Soffer et al
Landscape Patterns, Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of
Haifa, pp. 63-93, (Hebrew)
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of Agriculture, Ministry of Education, 1976, 90
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of Western Africa, Ministry of Education,1977,
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of the Mediterranean Countries in Europe,
Ministry of Education,1979, 78 pp.
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of South America, Ministry of Education,1981, 56
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of China, (Learning Centers), Ministry of
Education, (ed.), 1984.
Bar-Gal, Y., U.S.S.R. - Geographical Notes, Am-Oved, Tel-Aviv, 1976,
Bar-Gal, Y., Geography of Manufacturing, Am-Oved, Tel-Aviv, 1983, 110
Bar-Gal, Y., Kliot, N., Chapters in the Geography of the U.S.A.,
Gestelit, Haifa,1986, 145 pp.
Bar-Gal, Y., Chapters in the Geography of Tropical Africa, Am Oved,
1968-1971 M.A. Department of Geography, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
1971-1975 Ph. D. Department of Geography, Hebrew University of
Academic Ranks and Tenure in Institutions
of Higher Education
1975-1978 Lecturer, Department of Geography, Haifa
1978-1993 Senior Lecturer, Department of Geography, Haifa University
1989-1990 A visitor Professor, Queen Mary College, London
1994 Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Haifa University
1997 A visitor Professor, Portland State University
2003 Full Professor, Department of Geography and Environment Studies,
2011, Retired, Profesor Emeritus, Haifa University
Selected offices in university academic
1977-79 The Head of Department, Department of Geography,
1979-89 The Head of the Geographical Team, School of Education, Haifa
1979-80 Faculty Appointing Committee, Haifa University
1980-85 Academic Administrator of Emeq-Yizreel College.
1983-84 Head of the MA Program, Department of Geography
1980-89 Committee of the School of Education, Haifa University
1991-94 Head of Department, Department of Geography, Haifa University
1995-98 Curriculum Committee, Faculty of Social Science
1998-01 Ph.d Committee, Department of Geography, Haifa
2002-2005 Head of the Department of Geography and Environmental
Studies, Haifa University
2006-2009 University Appointing Commmitte, Haifa University