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Volume 26, Number 4, Summer 2008

Table of Contents

From: Shofar: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies

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Special Issue: Emmanuel Levinas and Jewish Thought: Translating Hebrew into Greek

Special Issue Editors: Rebecca Nicholson-Weir and Dara Hill with Sandoor Goodhart, Purdue University

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-viii | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0164

Editors' Introduction

pp. 1-12 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0181


Reading Ethically: Literary/Hermeneutics

"A Land that Devours Its Inhabitants": Midrashic Reading, Emmanuel Levinas, and Prophetic Exegesis

pp. 13-35 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0198

"Extreme Attention to the Real": Levinas and Religious Hermeneutics

pp. 36-53 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0216

Language and Eschatology in the Work of Emmanuel Levinas

pp. 54-73 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0124

The Authority of the Other

Another, Other Abraham: Derrida's Figuring of Levinas's Judaism

pp. 74-96 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0141

Ethics and Halakhah in Levinas

pp. 97-119 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0158

Other Others: The Third and Politics

Anti-Utopianism Revisited

pp. 120-138 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0175

"The Eternal Irony of the Community": Prophecy, Patriotism, and the Dixie Chicks

pp. 139-160 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0192

Book Reviews

Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid (review)

pp. 161-163 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0209

The Triumph of Military Zionism: Nationalism and the Origins of the Israeli Right (review)

pp. 163-165 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0117

Catastrophe Remembered: Palestine, Israel and the Internal Refugees: Essays in Memory of Edward W. Said (review)

pp. 165-168 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0134

Cross on the Star of David: The Christian World in Israel's Foreign Policy 1948–1967 (review)

pp. 168-170 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0151

Shimon Peres: The Biography (review)

pp. 170-172 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0168

California Dreaming: Ideology, Society and Technology in the Citrus Industry of Palestine, 1890–1939 (review)

pp. 172-174 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0185

The Honeymoon Is Over: Jonah's Argument With God (review)

pp. 174-176 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0202

The Messiah Myth: The Near Eastern Roots of Jesus and David (review)

pp. 176-179 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0220

The Paradox of Anti-Semitism (review)

pp. 179-181 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0127

Rosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy (review)

pp. 181-184 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0144

Renaissance England's Chief Rabbi: John Selden (review)

pp. 184-187 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0161

Jews, Judaism, and the Reformation in Sixteenth-Century Germany (review)

pp. 187-190 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0178

Jüdisches München: Vom Mittelalter bis zur Gegenwart (review)

pp. 190-192 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0195

Almost Englishmen: Baghdadi Jews in British Burma (review)

pp. 192-194 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0213

The Mellah of Marrakesh, Jewish and Muslim Space in Morocco's Red City (review)

pp. 194-196 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0121

Turning the Kaleidoscope: Perspectives on European Jewry (review)

pp. 196-198 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0138

Jews and Gentiles in Early America: 1654–1800 (review)

pp. 198-200 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0155

The Price of Whiteness: Jews, Race, and American Identity (review)

pp. 200-203 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0172

You Should See Yourself: Jewish Identity in Postmodern American Culture (review)

pp. 203-205 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0189

Julius Rosenwald: The Man Who Built Sears, Roebuck and Advanced the Cause of Black Education in the American South (review)

pp. 206-207 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0206

Barney Ross, and: Harry Haft: Survivor of Auschwitz, Challenger of Rocky Marciano (review)

pp. 208-211 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0114

Marc Chagall (review)

pp. 211-213 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0131

Intimations of Difference: Dvora Baron in the Modern Hebrew Renaissance (review)

pp. 213-216 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0148

In Lieu of Memory: Contemporary Jewish Writing in France (review)

pp. 216-218 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0165

The Era of the Witness (review)

pp. 218-221 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0182

This Has Happened: An Italian Family in Auschwitz (review)

pp. 221-223 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0199

Book Notes

Book Notes

pp. 224-233 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.0.0217

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