Deborah Dash Moore's American Jewish Identity Politics PDF

By Deborah Dash Moore

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

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

 

"A attention-grabbing anthology whose essays crystallize the main salient positive factors of yankee Jewish existence within the moment 1/2 the 20th century."

---Beth S. Wenger, Katz kin affiliate Professor of yankee Jewish background and Director of the Jewish experiences application, collage of Pennsylvania

 

Written via students who grew up after international struggle II and the Holocaust who participated in political struggles within the Sixties and Seventies and who articulated the various formative innovations of contemporary Jewish reports, this anthology presents a window into an period of social swap. those women and men are one of the major students of Jewish background, society and culture.

 

The quantity is equipped round contested issues in American Jewish existence: the Holocaust and global warfare II, non secular pluralism and authenticity, intermarriage and Jewish continuity. therefore, it deals one of many few possibilities for college kids 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 stories and Frederick G. L. Huetwell Professor of background on the college of Michigan.

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