Volume 31, Number 4, Summer 2013

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Eliezer Berkovits

Edited by Josef Stern

Articles

Introduction: Themes in the Thought of Eliezer Berkovits

pp. 1-3
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Torat Hayyim: The Status of Women in the Thought of Eliezer Berkovits

pp. 4-15
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Rabbi Eliezer Berkovits’s Halakic Vision for the Modern Age

pp. 16-36
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Eliezer Berkovits on Conversion: An Inclusive Orthodox Approach

pp. 37-53
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The Man Who Saved God from the Holocaust

pp. 54-73
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Shoah Theology in America: First Responses and Interfaith Statement

pp. 74-84
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Berkovits and the Priority of the Ethical

pp. 85-102
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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
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Palaces of Time: Jewish Calendar and Culture in Early Modern Europe by Elisheva Carlebach (review)

pp. 105-108
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Mielec, Poland: The Shtetl That Became a Nazi Concentration Camp by Rochelle G. Saidel (review)

pp. 108-110
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When General Grant Expelled the Jews by Jonathan D. Sarna (review)

pp. 110-113
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From the Jewish Heartland: Two Centuries of Midwest Foodways by Ellen F. Steinberg and Jack H. Prost (review)

pp. 113-115
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Holy Dissent: Jewish and Christian Mystics in Eastern Europe edited by Glenn Dynner (review)

pp. 115-117
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Jews in the Early Modern English Imagination: A Scattered Nation by Eva Johanna Holmberg (review)

pp. 117-119
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From Washington Avenue to Washington Street by Aaron Rakeffet-Rothkoff (review)

pp. 120-122
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Faith and Freedom: Moses Mendelssohn’s Theological-Political Thought by Michah Gottlieb (review)

pp. 122-125
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Soldiers, Rebels and Drifters: Gay Representations in Israeli Cinema by Nir Cohen (review)

pp. 125-127
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Vorbild und Gegenbild: Das iberische Judentum in der deutsch-jüdischen Erinnerungskultur 1779–1939 by Carsten Schapkow (review)

pp. 127-130
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The Jews of Rusçuk: From Periphery to Capital of the Tuna Vilayeti by Zvi Keren (review)

pp. 130-132
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Philosemitism in History edited by Jonathan Karp and Adam Sutcliffe (review)

pp. 132-134
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The Major Phases of Philip Roth by David Gooblar (review)

pp. 135-137
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Literary Passports: The Making of Modernist Hebrew Fiction in Europe by Shachar M. Pinsker (review)

pp. 137-140
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Jewish People, Yiddish Nation: Noah Prylucki and the Folkists in Poland by Kalman Weiser (review)

pp. 140-143
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Sacrifice, Scripture, and Substitution: Readings in Ancient Judaism and Christianity edited by Ann W. Astell and Sandor Goodhart (review)

pp. 143-145
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The Politics of Loss and Trauma in Contemporary Israeli Cinema by Raz Yosef (review)

pp. 145-147
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Tanak: A Theological and Critical Introduction to the Jewish Bible by Marvin A. Sweeney (review)

pp. 147-149
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Dynamic Belonging: Contemporary Jewish Collective Identities edited by Harvey E. Goldberg, Steven M. Cohen, and Ezra Kopelowitz (review)

pp. 149-152
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A Convenient Hatred: The History of Antisemitism by Phyllis Goldstein (review)

pp. 152-155
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A Knight at the Opera: Heine, Herzl, Peretz, and the Legacy of Der Tannhäuser by Leah Garrett (review)

pp. 155-157
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The Modern Jewish Experience in World Cinema edited by Lawrence Baron (review)

pp. 157-159
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Contributors

pp. 160-162
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