American Jewish History

American Jewish History 89.3, September 2001

Contents

Essays

    Charap, Lawrence G.
  • "Accept the Truth from Whomsoever [sic] Gives It": Jewish-Protestant Dialogue, Interfaith Alliances, and Pluralism, 1880-1910
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    Subject Headings:
    • Judaism -- United States -- Relations -- Christianity.
    • Christianity and other religions -- United States -- Relations -- Judaism.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.
    • Protestantism -- United States -- History.
    Medoff, Rafael, 1959-
  • Shooting for a Jewish State: College Basketball Players and the 1947 U.S. Fundraising Campaign for the Jewish Revolt against the British in Palestine
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    Subject Headings:
    • Basketball players -- United States -- Political activity.
    • Fund raising -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
    • Palestine -- Politics and government -- 1917-1948.
    Raphael, Marc Lee.
  • American Jewish Studies: A Periodic Report of the Status of the Field
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    Subject Headings:
    • Judaism -- United States -- Study and teaching.
    • Dissertations, Academic -- United States -- Bibliography.

Book Reviews

    Sheramy, Rona.
  • America, Its Jews, and the Rise of Nazism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Arad, Gulie Ne'eman, 1946- America, its Jews, and the rise of Nazism.
    • Jews -- United States -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
    Schorsch, Jonathan.
  • The Jews and the Expansion of Europe to the West, 1450-1800 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bernardini, Paolo, 1963-, ed. Jews and the expansion of Europe to the west, 1450-1800.
    • Fiering, Norman, ed.
    • Jews -- Latin America -- History.
    Blanton, Sherry.
  • A Separate Circle: Jewish Life in Knoxville, Tennessee (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Besmann, Wendy Lowe, 1954- Separate circle: Jewish life in Knoxville, Tennessee.
    • Jews -- Tennessee -- Knoxville -- History.
    Herman, Felicia.
  • Celluloid Soldiers: Warner Bros.'s Campaign against Nazism (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Birdwell, Michael E., 1957- Celluloid soldiers: Warner Bros.'s campaign against Nazism.
    • Warner Bros. Pictures -- History.
    Ariel, Yaakov S. (Yaakov Shalom), 1954-
  • Postville: A Clash of Cultures in Heartland America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bloom, Stephen G. Postville: a clash of cultures in heartland America.
    • Jews -- Iowa -- Postville -- History.
    Farber, Roberta Rosenberg, 1944-
  • The Jew Within: Self, Family, and Community in America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Cohen, Steven Martin. Jew within: self, family, and community in America.
    • Eisen, Arnold M., 1951-
    • Judaism -- United States.
    Kremer, S. Lillian, 1939-
  • Contemporary Jewish American Writers and the Multicultural Dilemma: Return of the Exiled (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Furman, Andrew, 1968- Contemporary Jewish American writers and the multicultural dilemma: return of the exiled.
    • American fiction -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
    Davidman, Lynn, 1955-
  • When a Jew Dies: The Ethnography of a Bereaved Son (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Heilman, Samuel C. When a Jew dies: the ethnography of a bereaved son.
    • Jewish mourning customs.
    Mayo, Louise A., 1937-
  • Saving Monticello: The Levy Family's Epic Quest to Rescue the House that Jefferson Built, and: The Levy Family and Monticello, 1834-1923: Saving Thomas Jefferson's House (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Leepson, Marc, 1945- Saving Monticello: the Levy family's epic quest to rescue the house that Jefferson built.
    • Urofsky, Melvin I. Levy family and Monticello, 1834-1923: saving Thomas Jefferson's house.
    • Monticello (Va.) -- History.
    Dubrovsky, Gertrude Wishnick, 1926-
  • Class, Networks, and Identity: Replanting Jewish Lives From Nazi Germany to Rural New York (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Levine, Rhonda F. Class, networks, and identity: replanting Jewish lives from Nazi Germany to rural New York.
    • Refugees, Jewish -- New York (State)
    Bayor, Ronald H., 1944-
  • Black-Jewish Relations on Trial: Leo Frank and Jim Conley in the New South (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Melnick, Jeffrey Paul. Black-Jewish relations on trial: Leo Frank and Jim Conley in the new South.
    • African Americans -- Relations with Jews.
    Flanzbaum, Hilene.
  • Popular Culture and the Shaping of Holocaust Memory in America (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Mintz, Alan L. Popular culture and the shaping of Holocaust memory in America.
    • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Foreign public opinion, American.
    Malone, Bobbie, 1944-
  • Homelands: Southern Jewish Identity in Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Rogoff, Leonard. Homelands: southern Jewish identity in Durham and Chapel Hill, North Carolina.
    • Jews -- North Carolina -- Durham Metropolitan Area -- History.
    Moore, MacDonald Smith.
  • Fiddler on the Move: Exploring the Klezmer World (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Slobin, Mark. Fiddler on the move: exploring the klezmer world.
    • Klezmer music -- History and criticism.
    Hast, Adele.
  • Working With Class: Social Workers and the Politics of Middle-Class Identity (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Walkowitz, Daniel J. Working with class: social workers and the politics of middle-class identity.
    • Middle class -- United States.
    Wald, Kenneth D.
  • New Deal Fat Cats: Business, Labor, and Campaign Finance in the 1936 Presidential Election (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Webber, Michael J. New Deal fat cats: business, labor, and campaign finance in the 1936 presidential election.
    • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1936.
    Friedman, Reena Sigman.
  • Jews in the Center: Conservative Synagogues and Their Members (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Wertheimer, Jack, ed. Jews in the center: conservative synagogues and their members.
    • Conservative Judaism -- United States.
    Medoff, Rafael, 1959-
  • In Search of Refuge: Jews and US Consuls in Nazi Germany 1933-1941 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Zucker, Bat-Ami. In search of refuge: Jews and US consuls in Nazi Germany 1933-1941.
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.



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