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Deborah Dash Moore's American Jewish Identity Politics PDF

By Deborah Dash Moore

ISBN-10: 0472032887

ISBN-13: 9780472032884

ISBN-10: 0472116487

ISBN-13: 9780472116485

"Displays the total variety of educated, considerate opinion at the position of Jews within the American politics of identity."

---David A. Hollinger, Preston Hotchkis Professor of yankee historical past, collage of California, Berkeley

 

"A interesting anthology whose essays crystallize the main salient good points of yankee Jewish existence within the moment half the 20th century."

---Beth S. Wenger, Katz kinfolk affiliate Professor of yank Jewish heritage and Director of the Jewish reports software, college of Pennsylvania

 

Written through students who grew up after global warfare II and the Holocaust who participated in political struggles within the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies and who articulated some of the formative innovations of recent Jewish reports, this anthology offers a window into an period of social swap. those women and men are one of the top students of Jewish heritage, society and culture.

 

The quantity is geared up round contested issues in American Jewish existence: the Holocaust and international warfare II, spiritual pluralism and authenticity, intermarriage and Jewish continuity. hence, it deals one of many few possibilities for college students to profit approximately those debates from player scholars.

 

Contributors:

Hasia R. Diner

Arnold M. Eisen

Sylvia Barack Fishman

Arthur Green

Jeffrey Gurock

Paula E. Hyman

Egon Mayer

Alvin H. Rosenfeld

Jonathan D. Sarna

Stephen J. Whitfield

 

Deborah sprint Moore is Director of the Jean and Samuel Frankel heart for Judaic reviews and Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of background on the college of Michigan.

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