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The Resource Modern Jewish mythologies, edited by Glenda Abramson

Modern Jewish mythologies, edited by Glenda Abramson

Label
Modern Jewish mythologies
Title
Modern Jewish mythologies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glenda Abramson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.892/4
Index
index present
LC call number
DS113
LC item number
.M58 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Abramson, Glenda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jews
Label
Modern Jewish mythologies, edited by Glenda Abramson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: modern Jewish culture as a system of myths / Eli Yassif -- Social memory, history, and British Jewish identity / David Cesarani -- Myth and identity: the case of Latrun, 1948 / Anita Shapira -- "Community with a conscience": myth or reality? / Milton Shain and Sally Frankental -- The myth of masculinity reflected in Israeli cinema / Nurith Gertz -- "So Sarah laughed to herself" / Dan Urian -- Lest we forget! The Holocaust in Jewish historical consciousness and modern Jewish identities / Jonathan Webber -- Redemption from the Orient / Tudor Parfitt -- From ancient to modern Jewish mythologies / Eli Yassif -- The myth of life's supremacy over death: was Judaism always more concerned with life than with death? / Sylvie Anne Goldberg -- Franz Kafka: the unsinging singer / Matthew Olshan
Control code
41143022
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 197 pages
Isbn
9780878202164
Lccn
99026975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Modern Jewish mythologies, edited by Glenda Abramson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: modern Jewish culture as a system of myths / Eli Yassif -- Social memory, history, and British Jewish identity / David Cesarani -- Myth and identity: the case of Latrun, 1948 / Anita Shapira -- "Community with a conscience": myth or reality? / Milton Shain and Sally Frankental -- The myth of masculinity reflected in Israeli cinema / Nurith Gertz -- "So Sarah laughed to herself" / Dan Urian -- Lest we forget! The Holocaust in Jewish historical consciousness and modern Jewish identities / Jonathan Webber -- Redemption from the Orient / Tudor Parfitt -- From ancient to modern Jewish mythologies / Eli Yassif -- The myth of life's supremacy over death: was Judaism always more concerned with life than with death? / Sylvie Anne Goldberg -- Franz Kafka: the unsinging singer / Matthew Olshan
Control code
41143022
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 197 pages
Isbn
9780878202164
Lccn
99026975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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