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  Volume 20, Number 4, Summer 2002

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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p. v

Contributors to This Issue

p. vi

Book Notes

pp. 171-196

Articles Noted

pp. 197-204

Index to Volume 20

pp. 205-210


Gangster Generation: Crime, Jews and the Problem of Assimilation

pp. 1-17

Wright Morris and the Jews

pp. 18-35

The Washing of the Word, the Washing of the World: Paul Celan and the Language of Sanctification

pp. 36-63

Origin and Transformation: Salomon Maimon and German-Jewish Enlightenment Culture

pp. 64-80

New Technologies and Old Methodologies: Jewish Studies Research in the Digital Age

pp. 81-95

Review Essay

Salvation or Destruction? The Meaning and Consequences of Lubavitch Messianism

pp. 96-105

Book Reviews

The Holocaust in American Film (review)

pp. 106-109

Rethinking the Holocaust (review)

pp. 109-111

Women and the Holocaust: Narrative and Representation (review)

pp. 111-113

The Bombing of Auschwitz: Should the Allies Have Attempted It? (review)

pp. 113-115

Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport (review)

pp. 115-117

The Catholic Church and the Holocaust, 1930-1965 (review)

pp. 117-119

And the Witnesses Were Silent: The Confessing Church and the Persecution of the Jews (review)

pp. 119-121

The Holocaust and the Christian World: Reflections on the Past, Challenges for the Future (review)

pp. 121-124

The Banality of Indifference: Zionism and the Armenian Genocide (review)

pp. 124-126

Encyclopedia of Genocide (review)

pp. 126-128

At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden: A Jew's Search for God with Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land (review)

pp. 128-130

The Oslo Accords: International Law and the Israeli-Palestinian Peace Agreements (review)

pp. 130-132

Zionism and the Foundations of Israeli Diplomacy (review)

pp. 132-134

Revisiting the Yom Kippur War (review)

pp. 135-136

The Left and Israel: Party-Policy Change and Internal Democracy (review)

pp. 136-138

Die Wiener Juden im Mittelalter (review)

pp. 138-140

The Discourse on Yiddish in German: From the Enlightenment to the Second Empire (review)

pp. 140-142

Jewish Enlightenment in an English Key: Anglo-Jewry's Construction of Modern Jewish Thought (review)

pp. 142-145

Jewish Life and American Culture (review)

pp. 145-147

But Who Am I, and Who Are My People?: A Rabbi's Reflections on the Rabbinate and the Jewish Community (review)

pp. 147-148

Maimonides' Empire of Light: Popular Enlightenment in an Age of Belief (review)

pp. 149-151

Die biblische Urgeschichte in der Aufklarung: Johann Gottfried Herders Interpretation der Genesis als Antwort auf die Religionskritik David Humes (review)

pp. 151-153

A Night of Questions: A Passover Haggadah (review)

pp. 154-155

The Cambridge History of Judaism. Volume 3: The Early Roman Period (review)

pp. 155-157

Jewish Law in Gentile Churches: Halakhah and the Beginning of Christian Public Ethics (review)

pp. 157-159

Salamone Rossi: Jewish Musician in Late Renaissance Mantua (review)

pp. 159-162

Quarrel and Quandary: Essays (review)

pp. 162-164

The Dying Animal (review)

pp. 164-166

Paradise Park (review)

pp. 166-168

Reel Jewish (review)

pp. 168-170

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