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Saving remnants : feeling Jewish in America

Author: Sara Bershtel; Allen Graubard; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992.
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This provocative book argues that in America today, being Jewish is just another way of being American. Based on hundreds of interviews with American Jews of the postwar generation ranging from the least involved to the most fervent, Saving Remnants offers a new vision of what ethnicity has come to mean and an original exploration of the force traditional group loyalties can have in a culture where individual choice  Read more...
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Bershtel, Sara.
Saving remnants.
New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
(OCoLC)652220192
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Bershtel; Allen Graubard; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0029030854 9780029030851
OCLC Number: 25026651
Description: x, 333 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Sara Bershtel and Allen Graubard.

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Exploring the nature of identity in American society, the authors examine what the process of social assimilation means for the Jews and argue that assimilation based on a core of shared American  Read more...

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