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  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 139.99 US$ 120.39

    How has the Jewish family changed over the course of the twentieth century? How has it remained the same? How do Jewish families see themselves--historically, socially, politically, and economically--and how would they like to be seen by others?This book, the fourteenth volume of Oxford's internationally acclaimed Studies in Contemporary Jewry series,... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 1989; US$ 129.99 US$ 111.79

    This volume critically examines the State of Israel forty years after its establishment. It includes symposia, articles, and book reviews by major scholars of Jewish history from around the world. more...

  • The Founding of Israeli Democracy, 1948-1967by Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 1990; US$ 149.99 US$ 128.99

    This insightful study of Israel's founding period from 1948 to 1967 provides a lucid account of the political and historical conditions of the time, the state-building process, and the role of David Ben-Gurion and other politicians in moving from consensus politics to a majoritarian-like democracy. Medding's analysis is further enriched by his comparisons... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 134.99 US$ 116.09

    This is the newest volume of the annual Studies In Contemporary Jewry series. It contains original essays on Jews and crime in fact, fantasy, and fiction; verbal and physical violence in Israeli politics; Jews as revolutionaires; armed resistance by Jews in Nazi Germany; ethical dilemmas within the Israeli Defense Forces; violence in Israeli society... more...

  • Sephardic Jewry and Mizrahi Jewsby Peter Y. Medding

    Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 59.99 US$ 51.59

    The newest volume of the annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry series features the major and rapid changes undergone by Sephardic Jewry in the last fifty years, drawing on essays from the fields of demography, history, political science, literature, sociology, gender studies, and anthropology. The themes of the symposium papers include identity, manifested... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Peter Y. Medding

    Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem 1992; US$ 144.99 US$ 124.69

    The eighth volume of the acclaimed annual publication of the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, this volume focuses on the history and development of American Jewish life since World War II. Contributions include "A 'Golden Decade' for American Jews, 1945-1955" by Arthur A. Goren, "American Judaism: Changing Patterns... more...

  • Studies in Contemporary Jewryby Jonathan Frankel; Peter Y. Medding; Ezra Mendelsohn

    Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University of Jerusalem 1988; US$ 144.99 US$ 124.69

    Published annually by the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, this series includes symposia, articles, book reviews, and lists of recent dissertations by major scholars of Jewish history from around the world. Among the topics examined in this volume are the transformation of Russian Jewish communal life; Habsburg... more...

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