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The Resource The shtetl : new evaluations, edited by Steven T. Katz, (electronic resource)

The shtetl : new evaluations, edited by Steven T. Katz, (electronic resource)

Label
The shtetl : new evaluations
Title
The shtetl
Title remainder
new evaluations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven T. Katz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Katz, Steven T.
Dewey number
305.892/4043709041
LC call number
DS135.E8
LC item number
K38 2007
Series statement
Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Shtetls
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Central
Label
The shtetl : new evaluations, edited by Steven T. Katz, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Samuel Kassow -- The importance of demography and patterns of settlement for an understanding of the Jewish experience in East-Central Europe / Gershon David Hundert -- A shtetl with a yeshiva : the case of Volozhin / Immanuel Etkes -- Rebbetzins, wonder-children, and the emergence of the dynastic principle in Hasidism / Nehemia Polen -- Two Jews, three opinions: politics in the shtetl at the turn of the twentieth century / Henry Abramson -- The shtetl in Poland, 1914-1918 / Konrad Zieliński -- The shtetl in interwar Poland / Samuel Kassow -- Looking at the Yiddish landscape : representation in nineteenth-century Hasidic and Maskilic literature / Jeremy Dauber -- Imagined geography : the shtetl, myth, and reality / Israel Bartal -- Gender and the disintegration of the shtetl in modern Hebrew and Yiddish literature / Naomi Seidman -- Rediscovering the shtetl as a new reality : David Bergelson and Itsik Kipnis / Mikhail Krutikov -- Agnon's synthetic shtetl / Arnold J. Band -- The image of the shtetl in contemporary Polish fiction / Katarzyna Wiecławska -- Sarny and Rokitno in the Holocaust : a case study of two townships in Wolyn (Volhynia) / Yehuda Bauer -- The world of the shtetl / Elie Wiesel
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000377985
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780814748015
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022419
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000377985
Label
The shtetl : new evaluations, edited by Steven T. Katz, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Samuel Kassow -- The importance of demography and patterns of settlement for an understanding of the Jewish experience in East-Central Europe / Gershon David Hundert -- A shtetl with a yeshiva : the case of Volozhin / Immanuel Etkes -- Rebbetzins, wonder-children, and the emergence of the dynastic principle in Hasidism / Nehemia Polen -- Two Jews, three opinions: politics in the shtetl at the turn of the twentieth century / Henry Abramson -- The shtetl in Poland, 1914-1918 / Konrad Zieliński -- The shtetl in interwar Poland / Samuel Kassow -- Looking at the Yiddish landscape : representation in nineteenth-century Hasidic and Maskilic literature / Jeremy Dauber -- Imagined geography : the shtetl, myth, and reality / Israel Bartal -- Gender and the disintegration of the shtetl in modern Hebrew and Yiddish literature / Naomi Seidman -- Rediscovering the shtetl as a new reality : David Bergelson and Itsik Kipnis / Mikhail Krutikov -- Agnon's synthetic shtetl / Arnold J. Band -- The image of the shtetl in contemporary Polish fiction / Katarzyna Wiecławska -- Sarny and Rokitno in the Holocaust : a case study of two townships in Wolyn (Volhynia) / Yehuda Bauer -- The world of the shtetl / Elie Wiesel
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000377985
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780814748015
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022419
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000377985

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