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The Resource Judaism's encounter with American sports, Jeffrey S. Gurock

Judaism's encounter with American sports, Jeffrey S. Gurock

Label
Judaism's encounter with American sports
Title
Judaism's encounter with American sports
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey S. Gurock
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Engages the controversial role that sports has played in shaping American Jewish identity
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gurock, Jeffrey S.
Dewey number
796.089/924/073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
GV709.6
LC item number
.G87 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The modern Jewish experience
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish athletes
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • SPORTS & RECREATION
  • GAMES
  • TRAVEL
  • Jewish athletes
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • United States
  • Sport
  • USA
  • Juden
Label
Judaism's encounter with American sports, Jeffrey S. Gurock
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A historian's challenge -- Introduction: Sports and Judaism in competition -- From ancient struggles through a medieval time-out -- Judaism's first modern sports skirmishes -- The challenge and opportunity of a new world of American sports -- The training of "all-American" Yeshiva boys -- Shul vs. pool : interwar battles and early postwar engagements -- The mission of American Jewry's team -- An irresistible force -- Safe at home : tension in Judaism's clubhouse -- Epilogue: A clear path to the finish line
Control code
74427090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282072619
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)74427090
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Judaism's encounter with American sports, Jeffrey S. Gurock
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: A historian's challenge -- Introduction: Sports and Judaism in competition -- From ancient struggles through a medieval time-out -- Judaism's first modern sports skirmishes -- The challenge and opportunity of a new world of American sports -- The training of "all-American" Yeshiva boys -- Shul vs. pool : interwar battles and early postwar engagements -- The mission of American Jewry's team -- An irresistible force -- Safe at home : tension in Judaism's clubhouse -- Epilogue: A clear path to the finish line
Control code
74427090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282072619
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)74427090
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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