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The impact of the Holocaust in America

Author: Bruce ZuckermanZev GarberJeremy SchoenbergLisa AnsellUSC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life.All authors
Publisher: West Lafayette, Indiana : Purdue University Press, ©2008.
Series: Jewish role in American life, v. 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English

Examines the complex relationship between Jews and the United States. Jews have been instrumental in shaping American culture and Jewish culture and religion have likewise been profoundly recast in  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Zuckerman; Zev Garber; Jeremy Schoenberg; Lisa Ansell; USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life.; Association for Jewish Studies. Conference
ISBN: 9781557535344 1557535345
OCLC Number: 286532454
Notes: Issued as vol. 6 of The Jewish role in American life: an annual review.
Consists chiefly of papers presented at the Annual Conference of the Association of Jewish Studies, Dec. 17-19, 2006 in San Diego.
"Published ... for the USC Casden Institute for the Study of the Jewish Role in American Life."
Description: ix, 230 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: From case file to testimony: reconstructing survivors' first years in America / Beth Cohen --
Survivors as teachers / Michael Berenbaum --
A Jewish perspective on the global economic revolution in a post-Holocaust world / Steven Windmueller --
Bringing the Holocaust to America / Richard Libowitz --
Imagining the Shoah in American third-generation cinema / Lawrence Baron --
Thou shalt teach it to thy children: what American Jewish children's literature teaches about the Holocaust / Peter J. Haas and Lee W. Haas --
The impact of the Shoah on Jewish-Christian relations / Steven Leonard Jacobs --
Post-Shoah theology and Jewish biblical interpretation in America / Marvin A. Sweeney --
A citadel fitly constructed: philo-semitism and the making of an American Holocaust conference / Zev Garber --
Association for Jewish Studies Conference, 2006: a response / Marc A. Krell.
Series Title: Jewish role in American life, v. 6.
Responsibility: Bruce Zuckerman, editor ; Zev Garber, guest editor ; Jeremy Schoenberg, associate editor [and] Lisa Ansell, associate editor.


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