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Author Penkower, Monty Noam, 1942-

Title Twentieth century Jews : forging identity in the Land of Promise and in the Promised Land / Monty Noam Penkower

Publ Info Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2010
 CCRI-Lincoln  E184.36 .E84 P46 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E184.36.E84 P46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiv, 402 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Judaism and Jewish life
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-383) and index
Contents The Kishinev pogrom of 1903 -- Abraham Isaac Selmanowitz: guardian of tradition -- The 'Jewish seat' of Justice Felix Frankfurter -- The genesis of the American Council for Judaism -- The Jewish Times of Arthur Hays Sulzberger -- The silences of Bialik -- A lost opportunity for Orthodoxy -- Haim Arlosoroff's murder and Israel's political divide -- Shlomo Ben-Yosef: from a British gallows to Israel's pantheon to obscurity
LC subject Jews -- United States -- Identity
Jews -- Israel -- Identity
United States -- Ethnic relations
Alt Title 20th century Jews
ISBN 9781936235209 (hardback)
193623520X (hardback)