The purpose of this site is the publication of my thesis:
REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ISRAEL
THE INDUSTRIALIZATION OF THE NEGEV DESERT
" Survey and Analysis of the industrial developments in the Negev desert, Israel
In the context of: Regional Inequality and Regional Development "
Industrial zone: "Ramat Hovav" ( picture: B.J.M. van den Berg, 1995 )
This thesis was the result of fieldwork I did in the winter of 1995 in the Negev desert in Israel. By this thesis I got my M.A. degree in Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands. As an introduction you will find an article based on this thesis in Dutch.
If you like to have an electronic copy of the thesis please mail . ( available in English or Dutch )
thanks for visiting..
Bart van den Berg
( background: Dead Sea Works at Sedom )