American Jewish History

American Jewish History
Volume 90, Number 1, March 2002

A Fresh Look at a Classic
Leon Jick's The Americanization of the Synagogue, 1820-1870
Contributing Editor: Alan T. Levenson


Contents

Essays

    Bauman, Mark K., 1946-
  • Perspectives: History from a Variety of Vantage Points
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jick, Leon A. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870.
    • Meyer, Michael A. Response to modernity: a history of the Reform Movement in Judaism.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.
    Prell, Riv-Ellen, 1947-
  • A New Key: Decorum and the Study of Jews and Judaism
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jick, Leon A. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.
    Schwartz, Shuly Rubin.
  • From the Ladder to the Umbrella: The Metaphors of American Jewish Religious Life
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jick, Leon A. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.
    Goldman, Karla, 1960-
  • The Path to Reform Judaism: An Examination of Religious Leadership in Cincinnati, 1841-1855
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jick, Leon A. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870.
    • Judaism -- Ohio -- Cincinnati -- History -- 19th century.
    Nadell, Pamela Susan.
  • The Americanization of the Synagogue, 1820-1870: An Historical Appreciation
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jick, Leon A. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.
    Jick, Leon A.
  • The Americanization of the Synagogue: A Reexamination
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bauman, Mark K., 1946- Perspectives: history from a variety of vantage points.
    • Prell, Riv-Ellen, 1947- New key: decorum and the study of Jews and Judaism.
    • Schwartz, Shuly Rubin. From the ladder to the umbrella: the metaphors of American Jewish religious life.
    • Goldman, Karla, 1960- Path to Reform Judaism: an examination of religious leadership in Cincinnati, 1841-1855.
    • Nadell, Pamela Susan. Americanization of the synagogue, 1820-1870: an historical appreciation.
    • Judaism -- United States -- History.

Book Reviews

    Wilhelm, Cornelia, 1964-
  • Von der Gemeinde zur "Community": Jüdische Einwanderung in Chicago 1840-1900 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brinkmann, Tobias. Von der Gemeinde zur "Community": jüdische Einwanderung in Chicago 1840-1900.
    • Jews -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 19th century.
    Gold, David M.
  • In the Catskills: A Century of Jewish Experience in "The Mountains" (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Brown, Phil, ed. In the Catskills: a century of Jewish experience in "The Mountains".
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- Catskill Mountains Region -- Social life and customs.
    Gartner, Lloyd P., 1927-
  • Ortodoksia ba-Olam he-Hadash: Rabbanim ve-Darshanut be-America, 1881-1924 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Caplan, Kimmy. Ortodoksia ba-olam he-hadash: rabbanim ve-darshanut be-America, 1881-1924.
    • Jewish preaching -- United States -- History.
    Rosen, Evelyn Bodek.
  • Passover Revisited: Philadelphia's Efforts to Aid Soviet Jews, 1963-1998 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Harrison, Andrew, 1965- Passover revisited: Philadelphia's efforts to aid Soviet Jews, 1963-1998.
    • Jews -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
    Zweig, Ronald W.
  • Post-Holocaust Politics: Britain, the United States and Jewish Refugees, 1945-1948 (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Kochavi, Arieh J. Post-Holocaust politics: Britain, the United States and Jewish refugees, 1945-1948.
    • Refugees, Jewish -- Government policy -- Great Britain.
    Rabinowitz, Stanley.
  • An Ethnographic Study of an American Conservative Synagogue (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Laskin, Martin. Ethnographic study of an American Conservative synagogue.
    • Temple Beth Shalom (Hamden, Conn.)
    Kotzin, Daniel.
  • Baksheesh Diplomacy: Secret Negotiations Between American Jewish Leaders and Arab Officials on the Eve of World War II (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Medoff, Rafael, 1959- Baksheesh diplomacy: secret negotiations between American Jewish leaders and Arab officials on the eve of World War II.
    • Jews -- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
    Klein, Dennis B.
  • "Jewishness" and the World of "Difference" in the United States (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Raphael, Marc Lee, ed. "Jewishness" and the world of "difference" in the United States.
    • Jews -- United States -- Identity.



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