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Volume 18, Number 4, Summer 2000

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Contributors to this Issue

pp. vi-viii | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0158

Introduction: On the Definition of Jewish Music

pp. 1-2


The Practice of Music as an Expression of Religious Philosophy among the East-Ashkenazi Jews

pp. 3-24 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0051


p. 25 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0159

The Music of the Amsterdam Sephardim: A Musicological Survey

pp. 26-47

Beethoven and His Jewish Contemporaries

pp. 48-61 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0100

Mahler as a Jew in the Literature

pp. 62-78 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0124

Music in the Inferno of the Nazi Terror: Jewish Composers in the "Third Reich"

pp. 79-100 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0147

The Music of Parting

p. 101 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0160

Three Generations of Israeli Music

pp. 102-126 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0016

Book Reviews

The Jewish State: A Century Later (review)

pp. 127-128 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0112

Israel at the Polls, 1996 (review)

pp. 128-130 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0135

Israel at 50: A Journalist's Perspective (review)

pp. 130-132

Apocalypticism in the Dead Sea Scrolls (review)

pp. 132-134

Dreams and Dream Reports in the Writings of Josephus: A Traditio-Historical Analysis (review)

pp. 134-136 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0077

Logos und Buchstabe: Mündlichkeit und Schriftlichkeit im Judentum und Christentum der Antike (review)

pp. 136-138

Abraham Geiger and the Jewish Jesus (review)

pp. 138-141

Reading Prophetic Narratives (review)

pp. 141-143

The Intercourse of Knowledge: On Gendering Desire and "Sexuality" in the Hebrew Bible (review)

pp. 144-145

Voices of the Matriarchs: Listening to the Prayers of Early Modern Jewish Women (review)

pp. 145-147 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0082

The Christian Polemic Against the Jews in the Middle Ages (review)

pp. 148-149

Past Imperatives: Studies in the History and Theory of Jewish Ethics (review)

pp. 149-151 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0088

Spinoza, Liberalism, and the Question of Jewish Identity (review)

pp. 151-153

Rahel Levin Varnhagen: Briefwechsel mit Pauline Wiesel (review)

pp. 153-155 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0063

Durkheim and the Jews of France (review)

pp. 155-156

The Jews of the Republic: A Political History of State Jews in France from Gambetta to Vichy (review)

pp. 157-158

Nationalism, Anti-Semitism, and Fascism in France (review)

pp. 159-161

Auschwitz, 1270 to the Present (review)

pp. 161-164 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0012

Geschichtswissenschaft und Öffentlichkeit: Der Streit um Daniel J. Goldhagen (review)

pp. 164-166

Japanese Diplomats and Jewish Refugees: A World War II Dilemma (review)

pp. 166-168 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0071

Propaganda und Film im "Dritten Reich", and: Jüdische Figuren im Film und Karikatur: Die Rothschilds und Joseph Süss Oppenheimer (review)

pp. 168-170 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0096

Ethics and Extermination: Reflections on Nazi Genocide (review)

pp. 171-172 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0152

Celebrating Elie Wiesel: Stories, Essays, Reflections (review)

pp. 172-175

Jews and the American Slave Trade (review)

pp. 175-177 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0003

Jews, Slaves, and the Slave Trade: Setting the Record Straight (review)

pp. 177-178 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0148

The Book of Memories (review)

pp. 178-180 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0008

The Prophet and Other Stories (review)

pp. 180-182

Book Notes

pp. 183-198

Articles Noted

pp. 199-207 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0041

Index to Volume 18

pp. 208-214 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0092

News and Information

pp. 215-216 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2000.0116

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