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Jewish identity in America

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Published by Susan and David Wilstein Institute of Jewish Policy Studies in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- United States -- Identity -- Congresses.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by David M. Gordis and Yoav Ben-Horin.
      ContributionsGordis, David M., Ben-Horin, Yoav.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.J5 J557 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 296 p. ;
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1865582M
      ISBN 100881253650, 0881253669
      LC Control Number90023610

      Of America's Nobel Prize winners in science and economics, nearly 40 percent have been Jews. Of America's most influential intellectuals, half are full Jews, and 76 percent have at least one Jewish parent. Jews attend Ivy League colleges at ten times their presence in the general population. Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America Aug Oxford University Press will officially publish Kenneth L. Marcus' second book tomorrow (September 1), but it is available now on by: 1.

      Jewish identity in America is tied in complicated ways to American identity. Like other integrated minorities, American Jews are hyphen-ated creatures Second, as indicated by the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., the Holocaust is part of both Jewish and American history. As a result, exclusive Jewish ownership of the Holo-. American Jewish identity: Moving beyond ‘love for Israel’ and the Holocaust Since the Six Day War support for Israel has been central to Jewish life in America. It has been described by Author: Roland Nikles.

      The Jewish identity in America: Reassembly required In America, descendants of the diaspora have grown comfortable, despite a tragic history as wanderers on other cultures' native grounds. After Author: Adam Platt. Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America. likes. Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America by Kenneth L. Marcus (Cambridge University Press) explores the federal government's failure to.


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