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The Resource Contemporary Jewries : convergence and divergence, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Yosef Gorny, and Yaacov Roʼi

Contemporary Jewries : convergence and divergence, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Yosef Gorny, and Yaacov Roʼi

Label
Contemporary Jewries : convergence and divergence
Title
Contemporary Jewries
Title remainder
convergence and divergence
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Yosef Gorny, and Yaacov Roʼi
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work aims to explore whether one can still speak, at the beginning of the 21st century, of one Jewish People encompassing all Jews in the world and based on shared principles of collective identity. It covers factors of convergence and divergence that characterize contemporary Jewries
Member of
Dewey number
909/.04924083
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ben Rafael, Eliezer
  • Gorni, Yosef
  • Ro'i, Yaacov
Series statement
Jewish identities in a changing world
Series volume
v. 2
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  • Jews
  • Jewish diaspora
  • Judaism
Label
Contemporary Jewries : convergence and divergence, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Yosef Gorny, and Yaacov Roʼi
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-380) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Gabriel Sheffer
  • World Jewish population at the dawn of the 21th century
  • Sergio Della Pergola
  • PART TWO. ISRAELI JEWISHNESS
  • The meaning of Jewish-Israeli identity
  • David Ohana
  • Israel and its covenant: religious-Zionist thought
  • Shalom Ratzabi
  • Israeli-Jewish identities
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael
  • Introduction
  • The significance of Israel in modern Jewish identities
  • Ruth Gavison
  • PART THREE. AMERICAN JEWISHNESS
  • Between two Zions
  • Henry L. Feingold
  • Unravelling the ethnoreligious package
  • Charles Liebman
  • Identity and identification of Jewish baby boomers
  • Chaim I. Waxman
  • Jewish continuity from the Reform-Judaism perspective
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael,
  • Ofer Shiff
  • PART FOUR. RUSSIAN JEWISHNESS
  • Soviet Jewry from identification to identity
  • Yaacov Ro'i
  • The meanings of Jewishness in Russia and Ukraine
  • Zvi Gitelman
  • Russian-Jewish ethnicity: Israel and Russia compared
  • Vladimir Khanin
  • The dilemma of Russian-born adolescents in Israel
  • Marina Niznick
  • Yosef Gorny,
  • PART FIVE. JEWISH IDENTITIES IN WESTERN EUROPE
  • The changing French Jewish identity
  • Michel Wieviorka
  • Is the French model in decline?
  • Pierre Birnbaum
  • To be Jewish in Belgium these days
  • Maurice Konopnicki
  • PART SIX. JEWISHNESS IN LATIN AMERICA
  • Israel in Jewish communal life -- South America
  • Yosef Goldstein
  • Yaacov Ro'i
  • Israel and Argentine Jews: complementary or conflicting?
  • Raanan Rein
  • Argentine Jewry in a period of economic crisis
  • Natan Lerner
  • BY WAY OF EPILOGUE
  • The space and dilemmas of contemporary Jewish identities
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael
  • PART ONE. GENERAL PERSPECTIVES
  • Klal Yisrael: from Halakha to history
  • Yosef Gorny
  • Is the Jewish Diaspora unique?
Control code
ocm56476671
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 401 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417538966
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56476671
Label
Contemporary Jewries : convergence and divergence, edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Yosef Gorny, and Yaacov Roʼi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-380) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Gabriel Sheffer
  • World Jewish population at the dawn of the 21th century
  • Sergio Della Pergola
  • PART TWO. ISRAELI JEWISHNESS
  • The meaning of Jewish-Israeli identity
  • David Ohana
  • Israel and its covenant: religious-Zionist thought
  • Shalom Ratzabi
  • Israeli-Jewish identities
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael
  • Introduction
  • The significance of Israel in modern Jewish identities
  • Ruth Gavison
  • PART THREE. AMERICAN JEWISHNESS
  • Between two Zions
  • Henry L. Feingold
  • Unravelling the ethnoreligious package
  • Charles Liebman
  • Identity and identification of Jewish baby boomers
  • Chaim I. Waxman
  • Jewish continuity from the Reform-Judaism perspective
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael,
  • Ofer Shiff
  • PART FOUR. RUSSIAN JEWISHNESS
  • Soviet Jewry from identification to identity
  • Yaacov Ro'i
  • The meanings of Jewishness in Russia and Ukraine
  • Zvi Gitelman
  • Russian-Jewish ethnicity: Israel and Russia compared
  • Vladimir Khanin
  • The dilemma of Russian-born adolescents in Israel
  • Marina Niznick
  • Yosef Gorny,
  • PART FIVE. JEWISH IDENTITIES IN WESTERN EUROPE
  • The changing French Jewish identity
  • Michel Wieviorka
  • Is the French model in decline?
  • Pierre Birnbaum
  • To be Jewish in Belgium these days
  • Maurice Konopnicki
  • PART SIX. JEWISHNESS IN LATIN AMERICA
  • Israel in Jewish communal life -- South America
  • Yosef Goldstein
  • Yaacov Ro'i
  • Israel and Argentine Jews: complementary or conflicting?
  • Raanan Rein
  • Argentine Jewry in a period of economic crisis
  • Natan Lerner
  • BY WAY OF EPILOGUE
  • The space and dilemmas of contemporary Jewish identities
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael
  • PART ONE. GENERAL PERSPECTIVES
  • Klal Yisrael: from Halakha to history
  • Yosef Gorny
  • Is the Jewish Diaspora unique?
Control code
ocm56476671
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 401 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417538966
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56476671

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