restricted access   Volume 18, Number 2, Winter 2000

Table of Contents

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-viii


Assessing Israel

pp. 1-17

Martin Buber's Conception of the Relative and the Absolute Life

pp. 18-26

The Transformation of the Haggadah's Preface as Influenced by the Development of Public Education in Europe and the United States

pp. 27-44

Qabbalah and Academia: The Critical Study of Jewish Mysticism in France

pp. 45-69

Nathan Samuely: A Forgotten Writer in a Neglected Genre

pp. 70-81

Scholars Contending with Delusional Ideology: Historians, Antisemitic Lore, and The Protocols

pp. 82-100

The Times and the Concentration Camp at Dachau, December 1933-February 1934: An Unpublished Report

pp. 101-109

Review Essay

Retheorizing the Holocaust

pp. 110-115

Book Reviews

The Jewish Gauchos of the Pampas, and: Cláper (review)

pp. 116-118

Jewish Icons: Art and Society in Modern Europe (review)

pp. 118-120

A Biblical People in the Bible Belt: The Jewish Community of Memphis, Tennessee, 1840s-1960s (review)

pp. 121-122

Irving Howe: Socialist, Critic, Jew (review)

pp. 122-125

Century of Genocide: Eyewitness Accounts and Critical Reviews (review)

pp. 125-126

From a Ruined Garden: The Memorial Books of Polish Jewry (review)

pp. 126-129

Fascism and Theatre: Comparative Studies on the Aesthetics and Politics of Performance in Europe, 1925-1945 (review)

pp. 129-130

Zu wenig Gerechte: Österreicher und Judenverfolgung 1938-1945 (review)

pp. 131-132

The History of an Obsession: German Judeophobia and the Holocaust (review)

pp. 132-134

The Jewish Ethic and the Spirit of Socialism (review)

pp. 134-137

Jüdisches Bürgertum in Frankfurt am Main im 19. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 137-139

Identity or History? Marcus Herz and the End of the Enlightenment (review)

pp. 140-141

Jüdischer Nietzscheanismus (review)

pp. 141-144

Deutsche-jüdische Symbiose—oder Die mißglückte Emanzipation (review)

pp. 144-146

Jüdisches Recht im kulturellen Prozess: Die Wahrnehmung der Halacha im Deutschland des 19. Jahrhunderts (review)

Keepers of the Motherland: German Texts by Jewish Women Writers (review)

pp. 148-150

The Political Consequences of Thinking: Gender and Judaism in the Work of Hannah Arendt (review)

pp. 151-153

Jews and Other Differences: The New Jewish Cultural Studies (review)

pp. 154-155

Jewish Women in Greco-Roman Palestine (review)

The Bible as It Was (review)

pp. 157-159

The Nations That Knew Thee Not: Ancient Jewish Attitudes Toward Other Religions (review)

pp. 159-160

The Book of the Giants from Qumran (review)

pp. 160-163

Judaea and Mediterranean Politics, 219 to 161 B.C.E. (review)

pp. 163-166

An Introduction to the History and Sources of Jewish Law (review)

pp. 166-168

Armed Struggle and the Search for State: The Palestinian National Movement, 1949-1993 (review)

pp. 169-171

The Decline of the Arab-Israeli Conflict: Middle East Politics and the Quest for Regional Order (review)

pp. 171-173

Book Notes

pp. 174-198

Articles Noted

pp. 199-207

News and Information

pp. 208-212