Torn at the roots : the crisis of Jewish liberalism in postwar America /

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Main Author: Staub, Michael E. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Columbia University Press, c2002.
Series:Religion and American culture (New York, N.Y.)
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: "Making my Jewishness too visible"
  • 1. "The racists of America fly blindly at both of us": Atrocity Analogies and Anticommunism
  • 2. "Liberal Judaism is a contradiction in terms": Anti-Racist Zionists, Prophetic Jews, and their Critics
  • 3. "Artificial altruism sows only seeds of error and chaos": Desegregation and Jewish Survival
  • 4. "Protect and keep": Vietnam, Israel, and the Politics of Theology
  • 5. "If there was dirty linen, it had to be washed": Jews for Urban Justice and Radical Judaism
  • 6. "We are coming home": New Left Jews and Radical Zionism
  • 7. "Are you against the Jewish family?": Debating the Sexual Revolution
  • 8. "If we really care about Israel": Breira and the Limits of Dissent

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