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
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Articles

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

pp. 1-16
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Syncretism and Surrogacy in Modern Times: Two Models of Assimilation

pp. 17-30
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Embodying Jewishness at the Millennium

pp. 31-52
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"Au revoir, les enfants": The Jewish Child as a Microcosm of the Holocaust as Seen in World Cinema

pp. 53-75
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Prankster Ethics: Borat and Levinas

pp. 76-93
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The Dibbuk in the Mayse Bukh

pp. 94-103
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Harry A. Wolfson's Utilization of the Hypothetico-Deductive Method of Text Study

pp. 104-128
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Rewriting Israel's History

pp. 129-140
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Book Reviews

Yehuda Halevi (review)

pp. 141-144
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The Conversion of Herman the Jew: Autobiography, History and Fiction in the Twelfth Century (review)

pp. 144-146
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Promised Lands: New Jewish American Fiction on Longing and Belonging (review)

pp. 146-148
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Playful and Serious: Philip Roth as a Comic Writer (review)

pp. 149-151
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From the Four Winds (review)

pp. 151-153
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Leon Uris: Life of a Best Seller (review)

pp. 153-155
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Our Exodus: Leon Uris and the Americanization of Israel's Founding Story (review)

pp. 156-158
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Doubting the Devout: The Ultra-Orthodox in the Jewish American Imagination (review)

pp. 158-160
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Jewish Fundamentalism and the Temple Mount: Who Will Build the Third Temple? (review)

pp. 161-163
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The Israeli Secret Services and the Struggle Against Terrorism (review)

pp. 163-165
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Innovation in Jewish Law: A Case Study of Chiddush in Havineinu (review)

pp. 165-167
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Old Worlds, New Mirrors: On Jewish Mysticism and Twentieth-Century Thought (review)

pp. 167-169
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The Seven Pillars of Creation: The Bible, Science, and the Ecology of Wonder (review)

pp. 170-172
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Die Jüdische Gemeinde von Frankfurt/Main in der frühen Neuzeit: Familien, Netzwerke und Konflikte eines jüdischen Zentrums (review)

pp. 172-175
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Jewish Bialystok and its Diaspora (review)

pp. 175-177
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Jüdisches Budapest: Kulturelle Topographien einer Stadtgemeinde im 19. Jahrhundert (review)

pp. 177-180
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Kiev, Jewish Metropolis: A History, 1859-1914 (review)

pp. 180-182
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We Are Coming, Unafraid: The Jewish Legions and the Promised Land in the First World War (review)

pp. 182-184
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Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England (review)

pp. 184-187
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The Third Reich at War (review)

pp. 187-189
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Der NS-Gau Thüringen 1939-1945: Eine Struktur- und Funktionsgeschichte (review)

pp. 189-191
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Staaten als Täter: Ministerialbürokratie und "Judenpolitik" in NS-Deutschland und Vichy-Frankreich, ein Vergleich (review)

pp. 191-193
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Utopia or Auschwitz: Germany's 1968 Generation and the Holocaust (review)

pp. 193-195
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Book Notes

pp. 196-221
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