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|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|Description:||xv, 450 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||From disaffection to political opportunity and activism / Yaacov Ro'i --
The surfacing of the Jewish movement / Yaacov Ro'i --
Strategy and tactics / Yaacov Ro'i --
The achievements of the Jewish movement / Yaacov Ro'i --
The impact of the Holocaust and the state of Israel on Soviet Jewish identity / Irena Cantorovich and Nati Cantorovich --
Born under the same star : refuseniks, dissidents, and late socialist society / Juliane Fürst --
Behind the scenes : the attitude of the regime and society toward Jewish emigration / Edith Rogovin Frankel --
Human rights and national rights : the interaction of the Jewish movement with other dissident groups / Yaacov Ro'i and Joshua Rubenstein --
Voices from the inside : Jewish activists' memoirs, 1967-1989 / Stefani Hoffman --
The Zionist family / Theodore H. Friedgut --
Jewish samizdat : dissident texts and the dynamics of the Jewish revival in the Soviet Union / Ann Komaromi --
Judaism and the Jewish movement / Simeon Charny --
The teaching and study of Hebrew / Ari Volvosky --
How the movement was funded / Michael Beizer --
Friends abroad : how the western campaign for Soviet Jews influenced activists in the Soviet Union / Sarah Fainberg --
The United States in the movement's triumph / George P. Shultz.
|Responsibility:||edited by Yaacov Ro'i ; with an epilogue by George P. Shultz.|
This book is a thoroughly researched, annotated, and well-composed study that portrays the unfolding Jewish drama in the former USSR with acuity and insight. It is an important addition to the
- Jews -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
- Jews -- Soviet Union -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Congresses.
- Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
- Jews -- Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Congresses.
- Refuseniks -- Congresses.
- Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- Congresses.
- Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.
- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
- Ethnic relations.
- Jews -- Persecutions.
- Jews -- Politics and government.
- Jews -- Social conditions.
- Soviet Union.