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  Volume 30, Number 1, Fall 2011

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-ix


Jewish Identity in Modern Day Cuba: An Interplay of Continuity and Transformation

pp. 1-16

Syncretism and Surrogacy in Modern Times: Two Models of Assimilation

pp. 17-30

Embodying Jewishness at the Millennium

pp. 31-52

"Au revoir, les enfants": The Jewish Child as a Microcosm of the Holocaust as Seen in World Cinema

pp. 53-75

Prankster Ethics: Borat and Levinas

pp. 76-93

The Dibbuk in the Mayse Bukh

pp. 94-103

Harry A. Wolfson's Utilization of the Hypothetico-Deductive Method of Text Study

pp. 104-128

Rewriting Israel's History

pp. 129-140

Book Reviews

Yehuda Halevi (review)

pp. 141-144

The Conversion of Herman the Jew: Autobiography, History and Fiction in the Twelfth Century (review)

pp. 144-146

Promised Lands: New Jewish American Fiction on Longing and Belonging (review)

pp. 146-148

Playful and Serious: Philip Roth as a Comic Writer (review)

pp. 149-151

From the Four Winds (review)

pp. 151-153

Leon Uris: Life of a Best Seller (review)

pp. 153-155

Our Exodus: Leon Uris and the Americanization of Israel's Founding Story (review)

pp. 156-158

Doubting the Devout: The Ultra-Orthodox in the Jewish American Imagination (review)

pp. 158-160

Jewish Fundamentalism and the Temple Mount: Who Will Build the Third Temple? (review)

pp. 161-163

The Israeli Secret Services and the Struggle Against Terrorism (review)

pp. 163-165

Innovation in Jewish Law: A Case Study of Chiddush in Havineinu (review)

pp. 165-167

Old Worlds, New Mirrors: On Jewish Mysticism and Twentieth-Century Thought (review)

pp. 167-169

The Seven Pillars of Creation: The Bible, Science, and the Ecology of Wonder (review)

pp. 170-172

Die Jüdische Gemeinde von Frankfurt/Main in der frühen Neuzeit: Familien, Netzwerke und Konflikte eines jüdischen Zentrums (review)

pp. 172-175

Jewish Bialystok and its Diaspora (review)

pp. 175-177

Jüdisches Budapest: Kulturelle Topographien einer Stadtgemeinde im 19. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 177-180

Kiev, Jewish Metropolis: A History, 1859-1914 (review)

pp. 180-182

We Are Coming, Unafraid: The Jewish Legions and the Promised Land in the First World War (review)

pp. 182-184

Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England (review)

pp. 184-187

The Third Reich at War (review)

pp. 187-189

Der NS-Gau Thüringen 1939-1945: Eine Struktur- und Funktionsgeschichte (review)

pp. 189-191

Staaten als Täter: Ministerialbürokratie und "Judenpolitik" in NS-Deutschland und Vichy-Frankreich, ein Vergleich (review)

pp. 191-193

Utopia or Auschwitz: Germany's 1968 Generation and the Holocaust (review)

pp. 193-195

Book Notes

pp. 196-221

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