The eternal dissident: Rabbi Leonard I. Beerman and the radical imperative to think and act

Introduction / David N. Myers -- Chapel sermon : Hebrew Union College, October 30, 1948 / commentary by Rabbi Samuel Karff -- Sigmund Freud, May 11, 1956 / commentary by Professor Peter Loewenberg -- Bertrand Russell's autobiography : three passions in life / commentary by Dr. Joan Beerman -- L...

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Main Author: Beerman, Leonard I. (Author)
Other Authors: Myers, David N. 1960-
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
Check availability: HBZ Gateway
Published: Oakland, California University of Californiarnia Press 2018
Further subjects:B Jewish leadership United States History 20th century
B Beerman, Leonard I
B United States
B Reform Judaism United States History 20th century
B RELIGION ; Judaism ; General
B History
B Jewish leadership
B Beerman, Leonard I 1921-2014
B Judaism
B Electronic books
B Religion: general
B Religious groups: social and cultural aspects
B Social action
B Reform Judaism
Online Access: Volltext (Kostenfrei)
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Summary:Introduction / David N. Myers -- Chapel sermon : Hebrew Union College, October 30, 1948 / commentary by Rabbi Samuel Karff -- Sigmund Freud, May 11, 1956 / commentary by Professor Peter Loewenberg -- Bertrand Russell's autobiography : three passions in life / commentary by Dr. Joan Beerman -- Looking at Kafka, January 8, 1982 / commentary by Professor Saul Friedlander -- The legacy of MLK, January 15, 1982 / commentary by Reverend James M. Lawson Jr -- First encounter with George (Regas), April 13, 2005 -- Why the prophets are important, May 20, 1983 / commentary by Professor Jack Miles -- Handwritten reflections on doubt / commentary by Rabbi Rachel Timoner -- Can we excommunicate God? April 30, 1965 / commentary by Professor Rabbi Rachel Adler -- Duty of the rabbi / commentary by Rabbi Richard Levy -- Diary of a Leo Baeck Temple rabbi, February 5, 1971 / commentary by Rabbi Kenneth Chasen -- List of things to do today -- Yom Kippur eve-vocation of a rabbi, September 17, 1972 / commentary by Rabbi Sharon Brous -- Fast between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, September 1972 / commentary by Professor Steven J. Ross -- My troubles with God; God's troubles with me, February 9, 1979 / commentary by David Rintels -- The beginnings of an outline for Jews to consider / commentary by Aziza Hasan -- The kindest use a knife, October 16, 1953 / commentary by Rabbi John L. Rosove -- Is there a relationship between Judaism and social justice?, Temple Isaiah, April 14, 1954 / commentary by Rabbi Zoe Klein -- The problems of the city : a Jewish dilemma, February 4, 1966 / commentary by Professor Rabbi Rabbi Aryeh Cohen -- UCLA teach-in on Vietnam War, March 24, 1966 / commentary by Rabbi Sanford Ragins -- Notes for symposium on Black Power, January 6, 1967 / commentary by Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller -- Letter to the president, April 13, 1967 / commentary by Judith Viorst -- Rosh Hashanah eve, September 30, 1970 / commentary by Professor Jonathan D. Greenberg -- How I lost the election in St. Louis, July 9, 1971 / response by Professor William Cutter -- Invocation for religious leaders for McGovern, June 1, 1972 / commentary by Reverend J. Edwin Bacon -- Survival in a nuclear age, February 17, 1984 / commentary by Revered George F. Regas -- California people of faith against death penalty, Jewish Community Center, October 16, 2001 / commentary by Mike Farrell -- Piece on human condition written for the Office of the Americas, November 2, 2002 / commentary by Stephen Rhode -- A vision for a bewildering time : commencement address at Washington and Jefferson College, May 18, 2007 / commentary by Professor David Ellenson -- Letter to George W. Bush, April 11, 2008 / commentary by Norman Lear -- Human rights watch, November 17, 2009 / commentary by Jane Olson -- A sermon for all saints, July 3, 2007 / commentary by Mel Levine -- Time in Israel, part I, Time in israel, part II / commentary by Daniel Sokatch -- CCAR Breira statement / commentary by Professor Michael Meyer -- Yom Kippur morning, October 11, 1978 / commentary by Milton Viorst -- Yom Kippur eve, September 26, 1982 / commentary by Connie Bruck -- Visions of peace in the Middle East, October 31, 1992 / commentary by Salam al-Mariyati -- A sermon for Yom Kippur morning, October 1, 2006 (on the 24th anniversary of the 1982 war) / commentary by Rabbi Brant Rosen -- Exchange with Bruce Ramer, October 2006-January 2007 / commentary by Bruce Ramer -- Last sermon on Gaza, October 4, 2014 / commentary by Professor Nomi Stolzenberg -- Sayings of Leonard I. Beerman
Introduction / David N. Myers -- Chapel sermon : Hebrew Union College, October 30, 1948 / commentary by Rabbi Samuel Karff -- Sigmund Freud, May 11, 1956 / commentary by Professor Peter Loewenberg -- Bertrand Russell's autobiography : three passions in life / commentary by Dr. Joan Beerman -- Looking at Kafka, January 8, 1982 / commentary by Professor Saul Friedlander -- The legacy of MLK, January 15, 1982 / commentary by Reverend James M. Lawson Jr -- First encounter with George (Regas), April 13, 2005 -- Why the prophets are important, May 20, 1983 / commentary by Professor Jack Miles -- Handwritten reflections on doubt / commentary by Rabbi Rachel Timoner -- Can we excommunicate God? April 30, 1965 / commentary by Professor Rabbi Rachel Adler -- Duty of the rabbi / commentary by Rabbi Richard Levy -- Diary of a Leo Baeck Temple rabbi, February 5, 1971 / commentary by Rabbi Kenneth Chasen -- List of things to do today -- Yom Kippur eve-vocation of a rabbi, September 17, 1972 / commentary by Rabbi Sharon Brous -- Fast between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, September 1972 / commentary by Professor Steven J. Ross -- My troubles with God; God's troubles with me, February 9, 1979 / commentary by David Rintels -- The beginnings of an outline for Jews to consider / commentary by Aziza Hasan -- The kindest use a knife, October 16, 1953 / commentary by Rabbi John L. Rosove -- Is there a relationship between Judaism and social justice?, Temple Isaiah, April 14, 1954 / commentary by Rabbi Zoe Klein -- The problems of the city : a Jewish dilemma, February 4, 1966 / commentary by Professor Rabbi Rabbi Aryeh Cohen -- UCLA teach-in on Vietnam War, March 24, 1966 / commentary by Rabbi Sanford Ragins -- Notes for symposium on Black Power, January 6, 1967 / commentary by Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller -- Letter to the president, April 13, 1967 / commentary by Judith Viorst -- Rosh Hashanah eve, September 30, 1970 / commentary by Professor Jonathan D. Greenberg -- How I lost the election in St. Louis, July 9, 1971 / response by Professor William Cutter -- Invocation for religious leaders for McGovern, June 1, 1972 / commentary by Reverend J. Edwin Bacon -- Survival in a nuclear age, February 17, 1984 / commentary by Revered George F. Regas -- California people of faith against death penalty, Jewish Community Center, October 16, 2001 / commentary by Mike Farrell -- Piece on human condition written for the Office of the Americas, November 2, 2002 / commentary by Stephen Rhode -- A vision for a bewildering time : commencement address at Washington and Jefferson College, May 18, 2007 / commentary by Professor David Ellenson -- Letter to George W. Bush, April 11, 2008 / commentary by Norman Lear -- Human rights watch, November 17, 2009 / commentary by Jane Olson -- A sermon for all saints, July 3, 2007 / commentary by Mel Levine -- Time in Israel, part I, Time in israel, part II / commentary by Daniel Sokatch -- CCAR Breira statement / commentary by Professor Michael Meyer -- Yom Kippur morning, October 11, 1978 / commentary by Milton Viorst -- Yom Kippur eve, September 26, 1982 / commentary by Connie Bruck -- Visions of peace in the Middle East, October 31, 1992 / commentary by Salam al-Mariyati -- A sermon for Yom Kippur morning, October 1, 2006 (on the 24th anniversary of the 1982 war) / commentary by Rabbi Brant Rosen -- Exchange with Bruce Ramer, October 2006-January 2007 / commentary by Bruce Ramer -- Last sermon on Gaza, October 4, 2014 / commentary by Professor Nomi Stolzenberg -- Sayings of Leonard I. Beerman
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:0520969790
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.2307/j.ctv941t1h