restricted access   Volume 12, Number 2, Winter 1994

Table of Contents


Israeli-Palestinian Dialogue: Pitfalls and Promises—the Jewish Side from the Gulf Crisis to the 1992 Elections

pp. 1-35

The Image of the Black in American-Jewish Fiction: The Other Tradition

pp. 36-49

Universal Human Rights in Biblical and Classical Judaism?

pp. 50-66

The Literary Emergence of Esotericism in German Pietism

pp. 67-85


Israel's Survival and "The Coming of the Messiah": Reflections on the Parable by Franz Kafka

pp. 86-99

Review Essays

Heightening Ideology, Diminishing Community: A Review Essay

pp. 100-103

Suez: A Crisis for All Seasons: A Review Essay

pp. 104-107

Book Reviews

Defenders of the Faith: Inside Ultra-Orthodox Jewry (review)

pp. 108-110

Jewish Civilization: The Jewish Historical Experience in a Comparative Perspective (review)

pp. 111-112

Jewish Social Ethics (review)

pp. 112-114

Eros and the Jews: From Biblical Israel to Contemporary America (review)

pp. 114-116

War in the Hebrew Bible: A Study in the Ethics of Violence (review)

pp. 116-118

The Pentateuch: An Introduction to the First Five Books of the Bible (review)

pp. 119-121

Jewish Education and Society in the High Middle Ages (review)

pp. 121-123

The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait (review)

pp. 123-125

Reinscribing Moses: Heine, Kafka, Freud, and Schoenberg in a European Wilderness (review)

pp. 125-127

Nietzsche, Heidegger and Buber: Discovering the Mind, Volume Two (review)

pp. 128-131

Antisemitism in Canada: History and Interpretation (review)

pp. 131-133

Against All Odds (review)

pp. 133-135

The Broken Staff: Judaism Through Christian Eyes (review)

pp. 136-138

Josephus and the New Testament (review)

pp. 138-140

The Origins of the Second Arab-Israeli War: Egypt, Israel and the Great Powers, 1952-56 (review)

pp. 140-143

The Arab-Israeli Search for Peace (review)

pp. 143-144

The Beta Israel (Falasha) in Ethiopia, From Earliest Times to the Twentieth Century (review)

pp. 145-146

Jewish Symbols in Art (review)

pp. 146-148

The Certificate (review)

pp. 148-150

Bridge of Light: Yiddish Film Between Two Worlds (review)

pp. 150-152

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 153-192

Articles Noted

Articles Noted

pp. 193-221

News and Information

News and Information

pp. 222-236