American Jewry And The Holocaust

Pub Date : 1981 | Author : Yehuda Bauer | Publisher : Wayne State University Press

ISBN 10 : 0814316727
ISBN 13 : 9780814316726

About the response of American Jewry to the Holocaust, focusing on the activities of the Joint Distribution Committee from 1939-1945...

American Jewry S Challenge

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Manfred Gerstenfeld | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0742542831
ISBN 13 : 9780742542839

Watershed events - including the second Palestinian uprising in 2000, September 11 2001 and the Iraq war - have created major challenges for American Jewry, leading to changes in i..

Ballots Babies And Banners Of Peace

Pub Date : 2013-03-18 | Author : Melissa R. Klapper | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814748954
ISBN 13 : 0814748953

Winner of the 2013 National Jewish Book Award, Women's Studies Ballots, Babies, and Banners of Peace explores the social and political activism of American Jewish women from approx..

The Struggle For Soviet Jewish Emigration 1948 1967

Pub Date : 2003-10-30 | Author : Yaacov Ro'i | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521522447
ISBN 13 : 9780521522441

In this important 1991 study of Soviet Jewry, Yaacov Ro'i examines the cultural, social, political and international context of the movement for emigration, from the establishment ..

American Jewry And The Oslo Years

Pub Date : 2012-10-15 | Author : N. Rubin | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137273789
ISBN 13 : 113727378X

The Oslo Process of September 1993 to January 2001 ultimately brought about a permanent break in American Judaism's traditional wall-to-wall support for any Israeli government. Dra..