American Jewish History

American Jewish History 88.2, June 2000

Contents

Essays

    Soyer, Daniel.
  • Brownstones and Brownsville: Elite Philanthropists and Immigrant Constituents at the Hebrew Educational Society of Brooklyn, 1899-1929
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hebrew Educational Society (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
    • Jews, East European -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    • Brownsville (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
    Wasserman, Suzanne.
  • "Our Alien Neighbors": Coping with the Depression on the Lower East Side
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    • Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) -- History.
    Foulkes, Julia L.
  • Angels "Rewolt!": Jewish Women in Modern Dance in the 1930s
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    Subject Headings:
    • Modern dance -- United States -- History.
    • Jewish women -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Women dancers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    Zeitz, Joshua Michael.
  • "If I am not for myself ...": The American Jewish Establishment in the Aftermath of the Six Day War
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    Subject Headings:
    • Israel-Arab War, 1967 -- Psychological aspects.
    • Jews -- United States -- Identity.
    • Jews -- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

Book Reviews

    Klapper, Melissa.
  • Making the Amalgamated: Gender, Ethnicity, and Class in the Baltimore Clothing Industry, 1899-1939 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Argersinger, Jo Ann E. Making the Amalgamated: gender, ethnicity, and class in the Baltimore clothing industry, 1899-1939.
    • Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America -- History.
    Locke, Hubert G.
  • Black Zion: African American Religious Encounters with Judaism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Chireau, Yvonne Patricia, 1961-, ed. Black Zion: African American religious encounters with Judaism.
    • Deutsch, Nathaniel, ed.
    • Afro-Americans -- Relations with Jews.
    Friedman, Kathie.
  • Women of Courage: Jewish and Italian Immigrant Women in New York (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Coser, Rose Laub, 1916- Women of courage: Jewish and Italian immigrant women in New York.
    • Anker, Laura S., 1945-
    • Perrin, Andrew J., 1971-
    • Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
    Sheskin, Ira M., 1950-
  • Jews in America: A Contemporary Reader (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Farber, Roberta Rosenberg, 1944-, ed. Jews in America: a contemporary reader.
    • Waxman, Chaim Isaac, ed.
    • Jews -- United States -- Social conditions.
    Toll, William.
  • Jewries at the Frontier: Accommodation, Identity, Conflict (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Gilman, Sander L., ed. Jewries at the frontier: accommodation, identity, conflict.
    • Shain, Milton, ed.
    • Jewish diaspora.
    Libo, Kenneth.
  • Shul with a Pool: The "Synagogue-Center" in American Jewish History (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kaufman, David, 1959- Shul with a pool: the "synagogue-center" in American Jewish history.
    • Synagogues -- United States -- History.
    Dauber, Jeremy.
  • Yiddish Proletarian Theatre: The Art and Politics of the Artef, 1925-1940 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Nahshon, Edna. Yiddish proletarian theatre: the art and politics of the Artef, 1925-1940.
    • Theater, Yiddish -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century.
    Snyder, Holly.
  • Visions of Reform: Congregation Emanu-El and the Jews of San Francisco, 1849-1999 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rosenbaum, Fred. Visions of reform: Congregation Emanu-El and the Jews of San Francisco, 1849-1999.
    • Congregation Emanu-El (San Francisco, Calif.) -- History.
    Waxman, Chaim Isaac.
  • Kibbutzniks in the Diaspora (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Sabar, Naama. Kibbutzniks in the diaspora.
    • Naor, Chaya, tr.
    • Israelis -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews.
    Peck, Abraham J.
  • The Fighting Rabbis: Jewish Military Chaplains and American History (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Slomovitz, Albert Isaac. Fighting rabbis: Jewish military chaplains and American history.
    • Chaplains, Military -- Judaism -- History.
    Tenenbaum, Shelly.
  • Jewish Immigrant Associations and American Identity in New York, 1880-1939 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Soyer, Daniel. Jewish immigrant associations and American identity in New York, 1880-1939.
    • Jews, East European -- New York (State) -- New York -- Societies, etc. -- History.
    Sicari, Stephen.
  • Pound in Purgatory: From Economic Radicalism to Anti-Semitism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Surette, Leon. Pound in purgatory: from economic radicalism to anti-semitism.
    • Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Knowledge -- Economics.
    Reimers, David M.
  • A Global Community: The Jews from Aleppo, Syria (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zenner, Walter P. Global community: the Jews from Aleppo, Syria.
    • Jews -- Syria -- Aleppo -- History.
    Zollman, Joellyn Wallen.
  • Strife in the Sanctuary: Religious Schism in a Jewish Community (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zuckerman, Phil. Strife in the sanctuary: religious schism in a Jewish community.
    • Judaism -- Oregon -- History.



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