Boundaries of Jewish identity
Contributor(s): Glenn, Susan A | Sokoloff, Naomi B.Material type: BookPublisher: Seattle University of Washington Press 2010Description: viii,249p. 23 cm.ISBN: 9780295990552 .Subject(s): Jews -- Identity | Jews -- United States -- Identity | Jews -- Israel -- Identity | Jews -- Europe -- IdentityDDC classification: 305.8924
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"A Samuel and Althea Stroum Book."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Are genes Jewish? : conceptual ambiguities in the new genetic age / Susan Martha Kahn -- Who is a Jew? : categories, boundaries, communities, and citizenship law in Israel / Gad Barzilai -- Jewish character? : stereotype and identity in fiction from Israel by Aharon Appelfeld and Sayed Kashua / Naomi B. Sokoloff -- "Funny, you don't look Jewish" : visual stereotypes and the making of modern Jewish identity / Susan A. Glenn -- Blame, boundaries, and birthrights : Jewish intermarriage in midcentury America / Lila Corwin Berman -- Boundary maintenance and Jewish identity : comparative and historical perspectives / Calvin Goldscheider -- Good bad jews : converts, conversion, and boundary redrawing in modern Russian Jewry : notes toward a new category / Shulamit S. Magnus -- "Jewish like an adjective" : confronting Jewish identities in contemporary Poland / Erica Lehrer -- Conversos, Marranos, and crypto-Latinos : the Jewish question in the American Southwest (and what it can tell us about race and ethnicity) / Jonathan Freedman -- The contested logics of Jewish identity / Laada Bilaniuk.