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Volume 30, Number 3, Spring 2012

Table of Contents

Contributors to This Issue

pp. vii-x | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0032


Militarism in the Wall Paintings of the Dura-Europos Synagogue: A New Perspective on Jewish Life on the Roman Frontier

pp. 1-34 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0054

"The bride is beautiful, but she is married to another man": Historical Fabrication and an Anti-Zionist Myth

pp. 35-61 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0065

Emily Dickinson's Midrash of Jacob and the Angel: Construction of a "Counter Typology"

pp. 62-83 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0005

Yiddish Theatre Actresses and American Jewish Identity

pp. 84-107 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0017

Wicked Aporetics: Liminal Loyalties in Homicide

pp. 108-120 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0028

That Jesus Cover

pp. 121-141 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0039


pp. 123-141 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0071

Book Reviews

The Jewish Jesus: Revelation, Reflection, Reclamation (review)

pp. 142-146 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0003

The Wisdom Books: Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes (review)

pp. 146-148 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0001

And God Said: How Translations Conceal the Bible's Original Meaning (review)

pp. 148-150 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0046

The Invention of Hebrew (review)

pp. 150-152 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0026

Plato and the Talmud (review)

pp. 152-154 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0052

Maimonides, Spinoza and Us: Toward an Intellectually Vibrant Judaism (review)

pp. 152-154 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0063

The Image of the Jews in Greek Literature: The Hellenistic Period (review)

pp. 154-157 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0011

What Is Talmud? The Art of Disagreement (review)

pp. 157-159 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0057

Gersonides: Judaism within the Limits of Reason (review)

pp. 162-164 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0008

Not in the Heavens: The Tradition of Jewish Secular Thought (review)

pp. 164-166 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0013

The Three Blessings: Boundaries, Censorship, and Identity in Jewish Liturgy (review)

pp. 167-169 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0070

Moses Mendelssohn: Sage of Modernity (review)

pp. 169-171 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0068

Walter Benjamin und das Wiener Judentum zwischen 1900 und 1938 (review)

pp. 171-173 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0059

Memoirs of a Grandmother: Scenes from the Cultural History of the Jews of Russia in the Nineteenth Century (review)

pp. 173-176 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0050

The Warsaw Ghetto: A Guide to the Perished City (review)

pp. 176-178 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0066

Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin (review)

pp. 178-181 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0030

Good Arabs: The Israeli Security Agencies and the Israeli Arabs, 1948-1967 (review)

pp. 181-183 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0044

One People, One Blood: Ethiopian-Israelis and the Return to Judaism (review)

pp. 183-185 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0048

Settling in the Hearts: Jewish Fundamentalism in the Occupied Territories (review)

pp. 186-188 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0041

The Statehood of Palestine: International Law in the Middle East Conflict (review)

pp. 188-190 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0061

The Communal Gadfly: Jews, British Jews and the Jewish State—Asking the Subversive Questions (review)

pp. 190-193 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0037

English Origins, Jewish Discourse, and the Nineteenth-Century British Novel (review)

pp. 192-195 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0024

Life on Sandpaper (review)

pp. 195-198 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0015

Jews and the Making of Modern German Theatre (review)

pp. 198-200 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0022

The Un-Americans: Jews, the Blacklist and Stoolpigeon Culture (review)

pp. 200-202 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0035

Visions, Images and Dreams: Yiddish Film—Past and Present (review)

pp. 202-204 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0055

Israeli Cinema: East/West and the Politics of Representation (review)

pp. 205-207 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0019

Mediterranean Israeli Music and the Politics of the Aesthetic (review)

pp. 208-210 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0033

Book Notes

pp. 211-222 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2012.0006

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