restricted access   Volume 98, Number 1, January 2014

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Roundtable on Anthropology, Folklore, Ethnography and Jewish History

Guest Editor: Riv-Ellen Prell


p. v

Editor’s Introduction

pp. vii-viii

Guest Editor’s Introduction: Ethnographers and History: A Conversation Located in Jewish Studies

pp. ix-xvi

Anthropology and History

pp. 1-8

Folklore and History

pp. 9-16

Ethnographers and History

pp. 17-22

Review Essay

City of Promises: A History of the Jews of New York ed. by Deborah Dash Moore (review)

pp. 23-27


FDR and the Jews by Richard Breitman, Allan J. Lichtman (review)

pp. 29-31

Superman Is Jewish? How Comic Book Superheroes Came to Serve Truth, Justice, and the Jewish-American Way by Harry Brod (review)

pp. 31-33

Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace: American Jewish Women’s Activism, 1890–1940 by Melissa R. Klapper (review)

pp. 33-35

American Zion: The Old Testament as a Political Text from the Revolution to the Civil War by Eran Shalev (review)

pp. 36-38

Moynihan’s Moment: America’s Fight Against Zionism as Racism by Gil Troy (review)

pp. 38-40

Officers of the American Jewish Historical Society

pp. 41-43