Jews and Jewish Life in Russia and the Soviet Union

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Yaacov Ro'i, Yaʿaḳov Roʾi
Psychology Press, 1995 - Religion - 432 pages
The main focus of this book is Jewish life under the Soviet regime. The themes of the book include: the attitude of the government to Jews, the fate of the Jewish religion and life in Post-World War II Russia. The volume also contains an assessment of the prospects for future emigration.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Patterns of Internal Jewish Migration in the Russian Empire
28
QUESTION
51
A Legacy
67
Jews into Peasants? Solving the Jewish Question
87
Stalins Solution to the Jewish Question
103
AntiJewish Pogroms in the First Russian Revolution
127
Russian Jewry as the Little Nation of the Russian
146
The NonJewish Response
157
United States Policy and Soviet Jewish Emigration
338
Trends in Soviet Jewish Demography since the Second
365
The Calculus of Jewish
383
Conflicting Values among the Jewish Population
391
Notes on Contributors
415
Index
421
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