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Volume 16, Number 4, Summer 1998

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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pp. 1-5

Midrash She Wrote: Jewish Women's Writing on the Bible

pp. 6-27

The Scholar as Daughter: Growing up in a Rabbinical Family

pp. 28-39 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0001

Searching for A Woman's Voice in Responsa Literature

pp. 40-50 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0016

Jam Every Other Day: Reflections on Twenty Years as a Conservative Jewish Feminist

pp. 51-61

Integrating Jewish and Feminist Educational Goals

pp. 62-70 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0046

Orthodox Feminists: What Do Our Numbers Mean?

pp. 71-74

Women's Voices in Holocaust Literary Memoirs

pp. 75-89

Your Promised Land, Your Life: American Jewish Women Writers Reflect upon Zion

pp. 90-107

Book Reviews

American Jewish Orthodoxy in Historical Perspective (review)

pp. 108-110

A Modern Heretic and a Traditional Community: Mordecai M. Kaplan, Orthodoxy, and American Judaism (review)

pp. 110-112 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0086

Feminism and Modern Jewish Theological Method (review)

pp. 112-114

Medieval Stereotypes and Modern Antisemitism (review)

pp. 112-114 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0013

Juden im Aufbruch: Zur Sozialgeschichte einer Minderheit im Saar-Mosel-Raum um 1800 (review)

pp. 112-114

Maimonides and St. Thomas on the Limits of Reason (review)

pp. 114-116

The Essential Kabbalah: the Heart of Jewish Mysticism (review)

pp. 116-118 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0034

Joseph Perl's Revealer of Secrets: The First Hebrew Novel (review)

pp. 118-120

The Faith of the Mithnagdim: Rabbinic Responses to Hasidic Rapture (review)

pp. 121-123

Paul and the Mosaic Law, The Third Durham-Tübingen Research Symposium on Earliest Christianity and Judaism (Durham, September 1994) (review)

pp. 123-125 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0079

Herod, King of the Jews and Friend of the Romans (review)

pp. 125-128 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0095

The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family (review)

pp. 130-133

Bondage to the Dead: Poland and the Memory of the Holocaust (review)

pp. 133-135 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0058

Is the Holocaust Unique? Perspectives on Comparative Genocide (review)

pp. 135-136 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0043

Nietzsche and Jewish Culture (review)

pp. 137-139 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0073

The Renaissance of Jewish Culture in Weimar Germany (review)

pp. 139-142

German-Jewish History in Modern Times. Vol. 1: Tradition and Enlightenment, 1600-1780 (review)

pp. 144-146

Kunst und Literatur nach Auschwitz (review)

pp. 146-149

Decadent Trends in Hebrew Literature: Bialik, Berdychevski, Brener (review)

pp. 149-150 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0052

Beyond Peace: The Search for Security in the Middle East (review)

pp. 151-153 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0067

Rational Choice Theory and Religion: Summary and Assessment (review)

pp. 154-157

Book Notes

pp. 158-175

Articles Noted

pp. 176-185 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.1998.0040

News and Information

pp. 186-191

Index to Volume 16

pp. 192-196

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