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By Deborah Dash Moore

ISBN-10: 0472032887

ISBN-13: 9780472032884

ISBN-10: 0472116487

ISBN-13: 9780472116485

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

---David A. Hollinger, Preston Hotchkis Professor of yank background, college of California, Berkeley

 

"A interesting anthology whose essays crystallize the main salient positive aspects of yankee Jewish existence within the moment 1/2 the 20th century."

---Beth S. Wenger, Katz kin affiliate Professor of yank Jewish heritage and Director of the Jewish reviews application, college of Pennsylvania

 

Written by means of students who grew up after global conflict 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 background, society and culture.

 

The quantity is prepared round contested issues in American Jewish lifestyles: the Holocaust and global struggle II, spiritual pluralism and authenticity, intermarriage and Jewish continuity. therefore, it bargains 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 middle for Judaic reports and Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of historical past on the college of Michigan.

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