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The Jewish Century
The Jewish Century
Princeton University Press, August 2006
ISBN: 9781400828555
This masterwork of interpretative history begins with a bold declaration: The Modern Age is the Jewish Age--and we are all, to varying degrees, Jews. The assertion is, of course, metaphorical. But it underscores >>
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The Némirovsky Question: The Life, Death, and Legacy of a Jewish Writer in Twentieth-Century France
The Némirovsky Question: The Life, Death, and Legacy of a Jewish Writer in Twentieth-Century France
Yale University Press, November 2016
ISBN: 9780300224542
A fascinating look into the life and work of controversial French novelist Irène Némirovsky Irène Némirovsky succeeded in creating a brilliant career as a novelist in the 1930s, only to have her life >>
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Judaisms: A Twenty-First-Century Introduction to Jews and Jewish Identities
Judaisms: A Twenty-First-Century Introduction to Jews and Jewish Identities
University of California Press, June 2016
ISBN: 9780520960008
What does it mean to be a Jew in the twenty-first century? Exploring the multifaceted and intensely complicated characteristics of this age-old, ever-changing community, Judaisms examines how Jews are >>
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Jewish Feeling: Difference and Affect in Nineteenth-Century Jewish Women's Writing
Jewish Feeling: Difference and Affect in Nineteenth-Century Jewish Women's Writing
Bloomsbury Academic, October 2015
ISBN: 9781472589811
Jewish Feeling brings together affect theory and Jewish Studies to trace Jewish difference in literary works by nineteenth-century Anglo-Jewish authors. Dwor argues that midrash, a classical rabbinic interpretive >>
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Jewish-Christian Difference and Modern Jewish Identity: Seven Twentieth-Century Converts
Jewish-Christian Difference and Modern Jewish Identity: Seven Twentieth-Century Converts
Lexington Books, June 2015
ISBN: 9780739196090
Jewish–Christian Difference and Modern Jewish Identity: Seven Twentieth-Century Converts contends that in the twentieth century the borders dividing the Jewish and Christian faiths have, for many people, >>
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Anxious Histories: Narrating the Holocaust in Jewish Communities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century
Anxious Histories: Narrating the Holocaust in Jewish Communities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century
Berghahn Books, April 2015
ISBN: 9781782386537
Over the last seventy years, memories and narratives of the Holocaust have played a significant role in constructing Jewish communities. The author explores one field where these narratives are disseminated: >>
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An Unpromising Land: Jewish Migration to Palestine in the Early Twentieth Century
An Unpromising Land: Jewish Migration to Palestine in the Early Twentieth Century
Stanford University Press, June 2014
ISBN: 9780804790871
Promised Land questions the prevailing assumption that Eastern European Jews were motivated by Zionism to immigrate to Palestine in the early twentieth century.
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Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature: A Reader
Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature: A Reader
Stanford University Press, May 2013
ISBN: 9780804786195
This volume opens our eyes to a dynamic world of Jewish literature in nineteenth-century Europe.
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Jewish Bankers and the Holy See (RLE: Banking & Finance): From the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Century
Jewish Bankers and the Holy See (RLE: Banking & Finance): From the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Century
Routledge, May 2012
ISBN: 9781136300691
The Jewish community in Rome is the oldest in Europe, the only one to have existed continuously for over 2,000 years. This detailed study of the Jewish banking community in Italy is therefore of special >>
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Pledges of Jewish Allegiance: Conversion, Law, and Policymaking in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Orthodox Responsa
Pledges of Jewish Allegiance: Conversion, Law, and Policymaking in Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Orthodox Responsa
Stanford University Press, January 2012
ISBN: 9780804781039
This book examines legal opinions from nineteenth- and twentieth-century Orthodox rabbis on what constitutes legitimate conversion to Judaism and argues that the array of disparate views indicates that >>
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Jewish Life in Twenty-First-Century Turkey
Jewish Life in Twenty-First-Century Turkey
Indiana University Press, December 2011
ISBN: 9780253005267
Turkey is famed for a history of tolerance toward minorities, and there is a growing nostalgia for the "Ottoman mosaic." In this richly detailed study, Marcy Brink-Danan examines what it means for Jews >>
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Inventing the Israelite: Jewish Fiction in Nineteenth-Century France
Inventing the Israelite: Jewish Fiction in Nineteenth-Century France
Stanford University Press, December 2009
ISBN: 9780804773423
This book brings to light the first Jewish fiction in French and reveals how the first generation of Jews born as French citizens used fiction as a laboratory for experimenting with modern forms of Jewish >>
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Between Foreigners and Shi'is: Nineteenth-Century Iran and its Jewish Minority
Between Foreigners and Shi'is: Nineteenth-Century Iran and its Jewish Minority
Stanford University Press, November 2007
ISBN: 9780804779487
Between Foreigners and Shi'is addresses nineteenth-century Iranian Jews' standing as influenced by the interplay between intervening foreigners, sectors of the Shi'i majority, and local Jews.
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Jewish Writers of the Twentieth Century
Jewish Writers of the Twentieth Century
Routledge, November 2004
ISBN: 9781135456061
Now available in paperback for the first time, Jewish Writers of the Twentieth Century is both a comprehensive reference resource and a springboard for further study. This volume: examines canonical >>
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Israel and Palestine - Out of the Ashes: The Search For Jewish Identity in the Twenty-First Century
Israel and Palestine - Out of the Ashes: The Search For Jewish Identity in the Twenty-First Century
Pluto Press, October 2002
ISBN: 9781849641685
'[Ellis provides] a vital contribution to solving one of the few remaining intractable problems of our time.' Archbishop Desmond Tutu
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The Vanishing American Jew: In Search of Jewish Identity for the Next Century
The Vanishing American Jew: In Search of Jewish Identity for the Next Century
Little, Brown, January 2000
ISBN: 9780446960373
In this urgent book, Alan M. Dershowitz shows why American Jews are in danger of disappearing - and what must be done now to create a renewed sense of Jewish identity for the next century. In previous >>
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Jewish Mystical Leaders and Leadership in the 13th Century
Jewish Mystical Leaders and Leadership in the 13th Century
Jason Aronson, Inc., October 1998
ISBN: 9781461629160
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