We cannot verify your location
Browse Book and Journal Content on Project MUSE

  Volume 31, Number 4, Summer 2013

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Eliezer Berkovits

Edited by Josef Stern


Introduction: Themes in the Thought of Eliezer Berkovits

pp. 1-3

Torat Hayyim: The Status of Women in the Thought of Eliezer Berkovits

pp. 4-15

Rabbi Eliezer Berkovits’s Halakic Vision for the Modern Age

pp. 16-36

Eliezer Berkovits on Conversion: An Inclusive Orthodox Approach

pp. 37-53

The Man Who Saved God from the Holocaust

pp. 54-73

Shoah Theology in America: First Responses and Interfaith Statement

pp. 74-84

Berkovits and the Priority of the Ethical

pp. 85-102

Book Reviews

“Vienna is Different”: Jewish Writers in Austria from the Fin de Siècle to the Present by Hillary Hope Herzog (review)

pp. 103-105

Palaces of Time: Jewish Calendar and Culture in Early Modern Europe by Elisheva Carlebach (review)

pp. 105-108

Mielec, Poland: The Shtetl That Became a Nazi Concentration Camp by Rochelle G. Saidel (review)

pp. 108-110

When General Grant Expelled the Jews by Jonathan D. Sarna (review)

pp. 110-113

From the Jewish Heartland: Two Centuries of Midwest Foodways by Ellen F. Steinberg and Jack H. Prost (review)

pp. 113-115

Holy Dissent: Jewish and Christian Mystics in Eastern Europe edited by Glenn Dynner (review)

pp. 115-117

Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination: A Scattered Nation by Eva Johanna Holmberg (review)

pp. 117-119

From Washington Avenue to Washington Street by Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff (review)

pp. 120-122

Faith and Freedom: Moses Mendelssohn’s Theological-Political Thought by Michah Gottlieb (review)

pp. 122-125

Soldiers, Rebels and Drifters: Gay Representations in Israeli Cinema by Nir Cohen (review)

pp. 125-127

Vorbild und Gegenbild: Das iberische Judentum in der deutsch-jüdischen Erinnerungskultur 1779–1939 by Carsten Schapkow (review)

pp. 127-130

The Jews of Rusçuk: From Periphery to Capital of the Tuna Vilayeti by Zvi Keren (review)

pp. 130-132

Philosemitism in History edited by Jonathan Karp and Adam Sutcliffe (review)

pp. 132-134

The Major Phases of Philip Roth by David Gooblar (review)

pp. 135-137

Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe by Shachar M. Pinsker (review)

pp. 137-140

Jewish People, Yiddish Nation: Noah Prylucki and the Folkists in Poland by Kalman Weiser (review)

pp. 140-143

Sacrifice, Scripture, and Substitution: Readings in Ancient Judaism and Christianity edited by Ann W. Astell and Sandor Goodhart (review)

pp. 143-145

The Politics of Loss and Trauma in Contemporary Israeli Cinema by Raz Yosef (review)

pp. 145-147

Tanak: A Theological and Critical Introduction to the Jewish Bible by Marvin A. Sweeney (review)

pp. 147-149

Dynamic Belonging: Contemporary Jewish Collective Identities edited by Harvey E. Goldberg, Steven M. Cohen, and Ezra Kopelowitz (review)

pp. 149-152

A Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism by Phyllis Goldstein (review)

pp. 152-155

A Knight at the Opera: Heine, Herzl, Peretz, and the Legacy of Der Tannhäuser by Leah Garrett (review)

pp. 155-157

The Modern Jewish Experience in World Cinema edited by Lawrence Baron (review)

pp. 157-159


pp. 160-162

Research Areas


  • You have access to this content
  • Free sample
  • Open Access
  • Restricted Access