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The Resource Our parents' lives : the Americanization of Eastern European Jews, Neil M. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz Cowan

Our parents' lives : the Americanization of Eastern European Jews, Neil M. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz Cowan

Label
Our parents' lives : the Americanization of Eastern European Jews
Title
Our parents' lives
Title remainder
the Americanization of Eastern European Jews
Statement of responsibility
Neil M. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz Cowan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cowan, Neil M
Dewey number
973/.04924
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.J5
LC item number
C79 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cowan, Ruth Schwartz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews, East European
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Immigrants
  • Oral history
  • Jews, East European
  • Jews
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • Juifs est-européens
  • Juifs
  • Juifs
  • Immigrants
  • Histoire orale
  • Assimilation (Soziologie)
  • Interview
Label
Our parents' lives : the Americanization of Eastern European Jews, Neil M. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz Cowan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 287-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Dangerous just to be" : life in the old country -- "Tempest tossed" : learning to live in America -- Breaking away from Torah : the impact of American schooling -- The evil eye, the x ray, and the promise of good health -- "Of course I was a virgin when I married" : changing sexual mores -- "Trapped in the book" : childbirth and child care -- Yiddishkeit : the key to success in America -- "It's a free country" : remaining Jewish in America
Control code
18559315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780465054251
Lccn
88047900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1195360
Label
Our parents' lives : the Americanization of Eastern European Jews, Neil M. Cowan, Ruth Schwartz Cowan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 287-293
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Dangerous just to be" : life in the old country -- "Tempest tossed" : learning to live in America -- Breaking away from Torah : the impact of American schooling -- The evil eye, the x ray, and the promise of good health -- "Of course I was a virgin when I married" : changing sexual mores -- "Trapped in the book" : childbirth and child care -- Yiddishkeit : the key to success in America -- "It's a free country" : remaining Jewish in America
Control code
18559315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780465054251
Lccn
88047900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1195360

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