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Lionel Trilling and Irving Howe: And Other Stories of Literary Friendship

Edward Alexander - Social Science - 2011 - 134 pages
This pioneering effort links history and personality by pairing intellectual friends, most notably Lionel Trilling and Irving Howe, but also Thomas Carlyle and John Stuart Mill ...
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Classical Liberalism and the Jewish Tradition

Edward Alexander - Philosophy - 173 pages
The incongruence if not antagonism between modern liberalism and the Jewish sense of the world has been most notably articulated by Lionel Trilling. Certainly the imaginative ...
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The Jewish Idea and Its Enemies: Personalities, Issues, Events

Edward Alexander - Social Science - 1988 - 264 pages
This volume deals with the modern fate of the traditional conception of Jews as a covenanted people chosen to receive the Law, whose ultimate purpose is contributing to the ...
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The Jewish Divide Over Israel: Accusers and Defenders

Edward Alexander, Paul Bogdanor - History - 2011 - 310 pages
Before 1967, Israel had the overwhelming support of world opinion. So long as Israel's existence was in harmony with politically correct assumptions, it was supported, or at ...
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The Jewish Wars: Reflections by One of the Belligerents

Edward Alexander - History - 1996 - 206 pages
These essays begin with a dissection of the intifada at the end of 1987 and deal with people and events through 1994, when Israel began to withdraw from the disputed ...
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The Holocaust: History and the War of Ideas

Edward Alexander - History - 1994 - 242 pages
Alexander treats sympathetically writers like Kovner and Appelfeld who integrated the European tragedy into the Israeli imagination, but charges that some Israeli dramatists ...
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Irving Howe: A Life of Passionate Dissent

Gerald Sorin - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 386 pages
An illuminating biography of an American intellectual and one of the century's most important public thinkers whose commitment to social reform was balanced by his love of ...
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Worlds of Irving Howe: The Critical Legacy

Adjunct Professor in Speech Communication John Rodden, John Rodden - Social Science - 2015 - 390 pages
The Worlds of Irving Howe: The Critical Legacy is a wide-ranging anthology of criticism devoted to the literary, cultural, and political work of the writer Irving Howe. The ...
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The Subjection of Women

John Stuart Mill - Social Science - 1970 - 101 pages
In seeking to explain his opinions on a timeless subject ;the relations between the sexes ;John Stuart Mill admits that he has undertaken an arduous task. For "there are so ...
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