Insider/outsider: American Jews and multiculturalism

Introduction : the dialectic of Jewish enlightenment /David Biale, Michael Galchinsky, and Susannah Heschel --The melting pot and beyond : Jews and the politics of American identity /David Biale --In defense of Shaatnez : a politics for Jews in a multicultural America /Mitchell Cohen --Pluralism and...

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Other Authors: Biale, David 1949-; Galchinsky, Michael (Other); Heshel, Suzanah 1952-
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Berkeley University of Californiarnia Press (c)1998
Further subjects:B Multiculturalism
B Jews ; Intellectual life
B Social Sciences
B United States
B Plurale samenleving
B Joden
B Acculturatie
B Jews Intellectual life United States
B SOCIAL SCIENCE ; Anthropology ; Cultural
B Gender & Ethnic Studies
B Jews Cultural assimilation United States
B Verenigde Staten
B Ethnic & Race Studies
B Jews United States Intellectual life
B Multiculturalism United States
B Multiculturalism United States United States
B SOCIAL SCIENCE ; Discrimination & Race Relations
B Electronic books
B SOCIAL SCIENCE ; Minority Studies
B Jews ; Cultural assimilation
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Summary:Introduction : the dialectic of Jewish enlightenment /David Biale, Michael Galchinsky, and Susannah Heschel --The melting pot and beyond : Jews and the politics of American identity /David Biale --In defense of Shaatnez : a politics for Jews in a multicultural America /Mitchell Cohen --Pluralism and its discontents : the case of Blacks and Jews /Cheryl Greenberg --Multiculturalism and the politics of interest /Michael Walzer --Jewish studies as counterhistory /Susannah Heschel --The paradox of Jewish studies in the new academy /Sara R. Horowitz --The double canonicity of the Hebrew bible /Robert Alter --The idea of Judaism in feminism and afrocentricism /Amy Newman --Scattered seeds : a dialogue of diasporas /Michael Galchinsky --Language as homeland in Jewish-American literature /Hana Wirth-Nesher --Modernism and exile : a view from the margins /Michael Gluzman --Fags-hags and bu-Jews : toward a (Jewish) politics of vicarious identity /Naomi Seidman.
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index. - Description based on print version record
ISBN:0520211081