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Mapping Jewish Identities (New Perspectives on Jewish Studies)

by Laurence J. Silberstein

  • 126 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by New York University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jewish studies,
  • Judaism,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Jews,
  • Religion,
  • Social Science,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • JEWS_IDENTITY,
  • Religion / Judaism / General,
  • Identity

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8046200M
    ISBN 100814797695
    ISBN 109780814797693

    Preview. In Jewish Glass and Christian Stone: A Materialist Mapping of the “Parting of the Ways,” Smith discusses the “parting of the ways” between Judaism and Christianity in late antiquity, not on the basis of textual references, but in terms of materiality. The value of this easy-to-read book is that it looks at the intertwined identities of ancient Jews and Christians through a. Reprinted with permission from CLAL–the National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership. For countless American Jews, Jewish identity is shaped by the model of living as a minority immigrant group struggling to protect its heritage against assimilation. Contemporary research affirms this.

      Marc Caplan - Professor of Yiddish Literature, Language, and Culture at Johns Hopkins University - explains how spending a year in London gave him a . The Journal of Jewish Identities is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed forum for contesting ideas and debates concerning the formations of, and transformations in, Jewish identities in their various aspects, layers, and manifestations. The aim of this journal is to encourage the development of theory and practice in a wider spread of disciplinary approaches; to promote.

    A life-long discomfort with institutionalized Judaism is hard to shed once you reach the mid-life years. Sure, it’s great to keep an open mind, but there’s also the sense of not wanting to waste time on pursuits unlikely to enrich one’s life. Some of us narrow our options as we get older in a bargain to reduce the odds of having regrets. This book takes up the question of the divergence of Judaism and Christianity in terms of material--the stuff made, used, and left behind by the persons that lived in and between these religions as they were developing. Considering the glass, clay, stone, paint, vellum, and papyrus of ancient Jews and Christians, this book maps the "parting" in.


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Mapping Jewish Identities offers pathways away from essentialized notions of Jewishness and provides the intellectual tool for ‘alternative modes of Jewish becoming.' A treat to read." (Miriam Peskowitz,author of Spinning Fantasies: Rabbis, Gender, and History and coeditor with Laura Levitt of Judaism since Gender)Format: Paperback.

Mapping Jewish Identities opens upand reinvigoratesquestions of Jewish identity and difference. En route to revealing the multiple possibilities of modern Jewish identity, it also succeeds in charting vital new routes for Jewish Cultural Studies today.".

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Mapping Jewish Identities offers pathways away from essentialized notions of Jewishness and provides the intellectual tool for 'alternative modes of Jewish becoming.' A treat to read." - Miriam Peskowitz, author of Spinning Fantasies: Rabbis, Gender, and History and coeditor with Laura Levitt of Judaism since Gender, "The pleasures and rewards.

Is Jewish identity flourishing or in decline. Community leaders and scholarly researchers continually seek to determine the attitudes, beliefs, and activities that best measure Jewish identity.

At issue, according to these studies, is the very survival of the Jewish community itself. Much social science attention has been paid to the notion of ‘genomic futures’ and the implications of medical genetics for health, identity and how we conceptualize risk and prevention of disease for self and family (FinklerHallowellGibbonMozersky ).

More recently, others are directing us to the ways in which population genetics can reconfigure the past (El Haj.

Karen Wilson was the Kahn Research Fellow with the UCLA Alan D. Leve Center for Jewish Studies from and the founding Head Curator for “Mapping Jewish Los Angeles.” Dr.

Wilson curated the Autry National Center exhibition, “Jews in the Los Angeles Mosaic” and edited the companion volume of the same name published by the. Winner of the National Jewish Book Award, Anthologies and Collections. The year represents a major turning point in interwar Jewish society, proving to be a year when Jews, regardless of where they lived, saw themselves affected by developments that took place around the world, as the crises endured by other Jews became part of the transnational Jewish consciousness.

The Journal of Jewish Identities is an interdisciplinary peer-reviewed forum for contesting ideas and debates concerning the formations of, and transformations in, Jewish identities in its various aspects, layers, and manifestations.

Mapping Jewish Identities: Migratory Histories and the Transnational Re-Framing of ‘Ashkenazi BRCA Mutations’ in the UK and Brazil.

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Oxon (UK Author: Gibbon S, Joseph G, Mozersky J, zur Nieden A, Palfner S. He is currently writing a book on this research. In JuneAaron published Judaisms: A Twenty-First-Century Introduction to Jews and Jewish Identities with the University of California Press.

Mapping Jewish Los Angeles, UCLA. Mapping Jewish Identities: "The pleasures and rewards of this volume are ample. Mapping Jewish Identities opens up--and reinvigorates--questions of Jewish identity and difference. En route to revealing the multiple possibilities of modern Jewish identity, it also succeeds in charting vital new routes for Jewish Cultural Studies today.".

Here thing why that Mapping Jewish Identities (New Perspectives on Jewish Studies) are different and trusted to be yours. First of all reading a book is good however it depends in the content of it which is the content is as yummy as food or not. Mapping Jewish Identities (New. For centuries Jewish identity was synonymous with the Jewish religion.

This began to change starting in the midth century as movements for political rights and equality moved across Europe. Jews had more opportunities to interact with other cultures and communities, and as a result, ideas about religion and identity changed.

Mapping Jewish Identities Book by Laurence J Silberstein; Wiki Authority Control Authority control is a method of creating and maintaining index terms for bibliographical material in a library catalogue.

The links produced by the authority control template on Wikipedia go to authority control data in worldwide library catalogues. Silberstein has edited a number of books including New Perspectives on Israeli History: The Early Years of the State, and, most recently, Mapping Jewish Identities.

He has contributed chapters to numerous books and his articles on modern Jewish thought and culture have appeared in many journals in both English and Hebrew.

Mapping Jewish Loyalties in Interwar Slovakia traces how the interwar state saw and understood minority loyalty and underscores how loyalty preceded identity in the redrawn map of east central Europe. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below Reviews: 1. Jewish Christians and Jewish Identity in Eastern Europe, Eugene: Pickwick, Shalom Goldman, Jewish-Christian Difference and Modern Jewish Identity: Seven Twentieth-Century Converts.

Lanham: Lexington, Owen Power, Hugh Schonfield: A Case Study of Complex Jewish Identities. Eugene: Wipf and Stock. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: 1.

Toward a Gender-Inclusive Account of Halakhah / Leonard D. Gordon Rejection: A Rabbinic Response to Wife Beating / Naomi Graetz An Analysis of Rabbinic Hermeneutics: B.T. Kiddushin 34a / Rochelle L. Millen Reconfiguring Home: Jewish ."Two Female Characters in Search of a Theory: Mapping Jewish Identity Through Personal Narrative," in Lawrence Silberstein, ed.

Mapping Jewish Identities, "Negotiating Power at the Bedside: Nineteenth Century Patients and Their Gynecologists," Feminist Studies, Summer, Papers should be sent electronically to [email protected] as Word e-mail attachments, indicating “Journal of Jewish Identities: Call for Papers” in the subject line.

Manuscripts should be prepared using the Chicago Manual of Style. The preferred length for article manuscripts is 7, words, but shorter or longer submissions will be considered and will be reviewed.