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Author Morris, Bonnie J., 1961-

Title Lubavitcher women in America : identity and activism in the postwar era / Bonnie J. Morris
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [1998]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 186 pages)
Contents Introduction: A Feminist Historian's Intentions 1 -- 1. A Woman of Valor, Who Can Find? 13 -- 2. Educate a Child According to His Ways 29 -- 3. Ingathering Those That Were Far Away: The Neshei Chabad Conventions 55 -- 4. Everything Emanates from the Woman 78 -- 5. Whatever Is Happening in the Gentile World Is Reflected in the Jewish World: Reactions to Feminism 100 -- 6. We Must Live with the Times 123 -- Hasidic Historiography 165
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-181) and index
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Subject Habad -- United States.
Jewish women -- Religious life -- United States.
Women in Judaism -- United States.
Crown Heights (New York, N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585092710 (electronic bk.)
0791438007 (paperback; alk. paper)
9780585092713 (electronic bk.)
9780791438008 (paperback; alk. paper)