restricted access   Volume 19, Number 1, Fall 2000

Table of Contents

Contributors to This Volume

pp. vii-viii


Special Issue on Philip Roth

pp. 1-6

Is It "Good-for-the-Jews or No-Good-for-the-Jews"?: Philip Roth's Registry of Jewish Consciousness

pp. 7-18

Philip Roth's Fictions of Self-Exposure

pp. 19-39

Textualizing the Self: Adultery, Blatant Fictions, and Jewishness in Philip Roth's Deception

pp. 40-47

Texts, Lives, and Bellybuttons: Philip Roth's Operation Shylock and the Renegotiation of Subjectivity

pp. 48-65

Death, Mourning, and Besse's Ghost: From Philip Roth's The Facts to Sabbath's Theater

pp. 66-73

Newark Maid Feminism in Philip Roth's American Pastoral

pp. 74-83

The End of Identity: Philip Roth's American Pastoral

pp. 84-99

Bobbie Ann Mason and Philip Roth: Two Great-American-Novel Concepts Pieced in One Big Picture

pp. 100-108

The Circus of Being a Man

pp. 109-116

Filling the Love Vessel: Women and Religion in Philip Roth's Uncollected Short Fiction

pp. 117-126

Book Reviews

Mastering Soldiers: Conflict, Emotions and the Enemy in an Israeli Military Unit (review)

pp. 127-128

The Making of Israeli Militarism (review)

pp. 128-131

Decade of Transition: Eisenhower, Kennedy, and the Origins of the American-Israeli Alliance (review)

pp. 131-133

Brother Against Brother: Violence and Extremism in Israeli Politics from Altalena to the Rabin Assassination (review)

pp. 133-134

Palestine and the Palestinians (review)

pp. 135-137

From Catastrophe to Power: Holocaust Survivors and the Emergence of Israel (review)

pp. 138-140

Die jüdische Presse im Dritten Reich: Zwischen Selbstbehauptung und Fremdbestimmung (review)

pp. 140-141

Holocaust Scholars Write to the Vatican (review)

pp. 142-143

Remembrance, Repentance, Reconciliation: The 25th Anniversary Volume of the Annual Scholars' Conference on the Holocaust and the Churches (review)

pp. 143-145

Shylock and the Jewish Question (review)

pp. 146-147

Victims or Villains: Jewish Images in Classic English Detective Fiction (review)

pp. 148-150

Six Israeli Novellas (review)

pp. 150-152

Enlarging America: The Cultural Work of Jewish Literary Scholars, 1930-1990 (review)

pp. 153-154

How Jews Became White Folks and What That Says about Race in America (review)

pp. 154-156

Shul with a Pool: The "Synagogue-Center" in American Jewish History (review)

pp. 156-157

American Rabbis: Facts and Fiction (review)

pp. 158-159

Jews and Feminism: The Ambivalent Search for Home (review)

pp. 159-161

Jewish Centers and Peripheries: Europe Between America and Israel Fifty Years After World War II (review)

pp. 161-163

Jakob Frank, der Messias aus dem Ghetto (review)

pp. 163-166

Nietzsche and the Jews: Exaltation and Denigration (review)

pp. 166-168

Dark Riddle: Hegel, Nietzsche, and the Jews (review)

pp. 168-170

Prelude to Israel's Past: Background and Beginnings of Israelite History and Identity (review)

pp. 170-171

Heritage and Hellenism: The Reinvention of Jewish Tradition (review)

pp. 172-174

The Bible and the Comic Vision (review)

pp. 174-175

Joshua Retold: Synoptic Perspectives (review)

pp. 176-177

The Burden of Prophecy: Poetic Utterance in the Prophets of the Old Testament (review)

pp. 177-179

The Parables: Jewish Traditions and Christian Interpretation (review)

pp. 180-181

Book Notes

pp. 182-207

Articles Noted

pp. 208-214

News and Information

pp. 215-216