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  Volume 19, Number 4, Summer 2001

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-viii

Editor's Introduction

pp. 1-3

Book Notes

pp. 167-188

Articles Noted

pp. 189-197


Ladino, Judezmo, Spanyolit, El Kasteyano Muestro

pp. 4-14

Three Sefardic Folktales from Salonika, Greece

pp. 15-24

Sephardic Songs, Proverbs, and Expressions: A Continuing Tradition

pp. 25-39

The Excommunication of Spinoza: Trouble and Toleration in the "Dutch Jerusalem"

pp. 40-52

Ensenyando el Djudeo-Espanyol (Ladino) en la Universidad Ben-Gurion

pp. 53-55

The Instruction of Judeo-Spanish in Europe

pp. 58-70

Forging the Didactics of Sefardic Language and Literature

pp. 71-76

Teaching "Ladino Language and Culture" and "Aspects of the Sephardic Tradition": Hopes, Fruits, Experiences

pp. 77-84

Current Methods and Methodology in Ladino Teaching

pp. 85-95

Review Essay

Taking the David Story out of its Box

pp. 96-102

Book Reviews

Give us a King!: Samuel, Saul, and David (review)

pp. 103-104

The Jewish Bible and the Christian Bible: An Introduction to the History of the Bible (review)

pp. 104-106

Made in God's Image?: Eve and Adam in the Genesis Mosaics at San Marco, Venice (review)

pp. 106-108

The Israelites in History and Tradition (review)

pp. 108-110

The Image of the Jew in Flavius Josephus' Paraphrase of the Bible (review)

pp. 111-112

This Holy Place: On the Sanctity of the Synagogue during the Greco-Roman Period (review)

pp. 113-115

Judaism and Disability: Portrayals in Ancient Texts from the Tanach through the Bavli (review)

pp. 115-117

A Tree of Life: Diversity, Flexibility, and Creativity in Jewish Law, and: Evolving Halakhah: A Progressive Approach to Traditional Jewish Law (review)

pp. 117-121

To Worship God Properly: Tensions Between Liturgical Custom and Halakhah in Judaism (review)

pp. 121-123

Rabbinic Authority (review)

pp. 123-125

Introducing Tosefta: Textual, Intratextual and Intertextual Studies (review)

pp. 125-127

Israel: The Dynamics of Change and Continuity (review)

pp. 127-129

Rabin and Israel's National Security (review)

pp. 129-131

The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World (review)

pp. 132-134

Two Portuguese Exiles in Castile (review)

pp. 134-136

Literarischer Antisemitismus: Untersuchungen zu Gustav Freytag und anderen burgerlichen Schriftstellern des 19. Jahrhunderts (review)

pp. 136-138

The Lion and the Star: Gentile-Jewish Relations in Three Hessian Communities, 1919-1945 (review)

pp. 138-141

There Once Was a World, A 900-Year Chronicle of the Shtetl of Eishyshok (review)

pp. 141-142

Sun Turned to Darkness: Memory and Recovery in the Holocaust Memoir (review)

pp. 143-145

"Zum Schutze des deutschen Blutes. ..": "Rassenschandegesetze" im Nationalsozialismus (review)

p. 145

Antisemitische Kriminalitat und Gewalt: Judenfeindschaft in der Weimarer Republik (review)

pp. 146-147

"Final Solution": Nazi Population Policy and the Murder of the European Jews (review)

pp. 147-149

Die Einsatzgruppen in der besetzten Sowjetunion 1941/42: Die Tatigkeits- und Lageberichte des Chefs der Sicherheitspolizei und des SD (review)

pp. 149-151

Uneasy Asylum: France and the Jewish Refugee Crisis, 1933-1942 (review)

pp. 152-153

Selling the Holocaust: From Auschwitz to Schindler, How History is Bought, Packaged and Sold (review)

pp. 154-156

While America Watches: Televising the Holocaust (review)

pp. 157-159

Shared Dreams: Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Jewish Community (review)

pp. 159-160

Between the Yeshiva World and Modern Orthodoxy: The Life and Works of Rabbi Jehiel Jacob Weinberg, 1884-1966 (review)

pp. 161-162

Die Familie Mosse: Deutsch-judisches Burgertum im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 162-164

Philosemitism: Admiration and Support in the English-Speaking World for Jews, 1840-1939 (review)

pp. 164-166

Books Received

pp. 198-207

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