Studies in Contemporary Jewry : Volume X: Reshaping the Past: Jewish History and the Historians: Volume X: Reshaping the Past: Jewish History and the Historians (Google eBook)

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Jonathan Frankel Institute of Contemporary Jewry Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Oxford University Press, Dec 13, 1994 - History - 464 pages
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Published annually by the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, this acclaimed series includes symposia, articles, book reviews, and lists of recent dissertations by major scholars of Jewish history from around the world. This brilliant collection of essays examines the dialogue between Jewish history and historiography in terms of changing national and popular myths, folk memory, and historical consciousness of Jews in modern times. From essays dealing with the origins of Jewish historiography in the 19th century, to its contemporary perspectives and methodologies, this book provides a great overview and varied insights into the field.
  

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Contents

Robert Liberies Postemancipation Historiography and
45
David N Myers Was There a Jerusalem School?
66
Paula E Hyman The Dynamics of Social History
93
Steven E Aschheim Small Forays Grand Theories and Deep
139
Sabras
164
Essays
191
Eliyahu Feldman The Rothschilds and the Russian Loans
231
Henry R Huttenbach History Through the Eye of
259
Nissim Kazzaz Hayehudim beiraq bameah haesrim The Jews
331
Norman A Stillman The Jews of Arab Lands in Modern Times
346
Judaism in Contemporary
355
Essays on Literature and Jewish
361
The Man Behind the Legend
368
Religion Thought and Education
376
An Essay in Jewish Philosophy
382
Arthur Hertzberg Jewish Polemics David Cesarani
388

Bryan Cheyette Sander Gilman on Hatred and Self
269
Orthodoxy
281
Antisemitism Holocaust and Genocide
287
yahadut romaniyah
295
The Case
298
History and Social Sciences
304
Judith R Baskin ed Jewish Women in Historical Perspective
310
Joseph B Glass and Ruth Kark Sefardi Entrepreneurs
319
Zionism Israel and the Middle East
394
shanim rishonot 19191931
402
bitahon hamedinah mul shilton hahok
408
Strategy and Politics
416
The Engineering
419
Contents for Volume XI
438
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Making Israel
Benny Morris
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About the author (1994)

Jonathan Frankel is at Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

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