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Volume 32, Number 4, Summer 2014

Table of Contents

Special Issue: New Approaches to Teaching Jewish Studies

Alan T. Levenson, Guest Editor



pp. 1-8 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0043

Jewish Studies in North American Colleges and Universities: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

pp. 9-26 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0047

The Early Boundaries of Jewish Studies

pp. 27-34 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0051

The Challenge of Interdisciplinarity: A Conversation about Introductory Courses to Jewish Studies

pp. 35-44 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0055

From Theory to Practice

The “J Survey” between History and Religious Studies

pp. 45-59 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0058

Introducing Jewish Studies through Jewish Thought and Practice

pp. 60-75 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0038

Reflections on Teaching a Course on Jewish Identities

pp. 76-88 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0041

Teaching about Jewishness in the Heartland

pp. 89-104 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0045

“Well At My Temple in Scarsdale …”: Teaching Beyond the “Heritage Student” in Three Institutions

pp. 105-121 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0049

Further Thoughts

Teaching the Introduction to Judaic Thought Course

pp. 122-123 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0053

Ambivalence and Interdisciplinarity: The Future of Jewish Studies

pp. 124-129 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0057

MJSA and WJSA Anniversaries: Then and Now

The Midwest Jewish Studies Association: The First Decade

pp. 130-136 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0037

The Western Jewish Studies Association, 1995-2013

pp. 137-144 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0040

The Midwest Jewish Studies Association: The Second Decade and Beyond

pp. 145-148 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0044

Book Reviews

A Poetics of Trauma: The Work of Dahlia Ravikovitch by Ilana Szobel (review)

pp. 149-152 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0048

Wonder of Wonders: A Cultural History of Fiddler on the Roof by Alisa Solomon (review)

pp. 152-154 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0052

Hollywood’s Chosen People: The Jewish Experience in American Cinema Edited by Daniel Bernardi, Murray Pomerance, and Hava Tirosh-Samuelson (review)

pp. 154-156 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0056

Jews in the Gym: Judaism, Sports, and Athletics Edited by Leonard J. Greenspoon (review)

pp. 156-159 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0059

Soldaten: On Fighting, Killing and Dying. The Secret World War II Transcripts of German POWs by Sönke Neitzel and Harald Welzer (review)

pp. 159-161 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0039

From Ambivalence to Betrayal: The Left, the Jews and Israel by Robert Wistrich (review)

pp. 162-164 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0042

From Enemy To Brother: The Revolution in Catholic Teaching on The Jews, 1933-1965 by John Connelly (review)

pp. 164-166 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0046

The Challenge of Received Tradition: Dilemmas of Interpretation in Radak’s Biblical Commentaries by Naomi Grunhaus (review)

pp. 167-169 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0050


pp. 170-176 | DOI: 10.1353/sho.2014.0054

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