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Title Jewry between tradition and secularism : Europe and Israel compared / edited by Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Thomas Gergely, and Yosef Gorny
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 321 pages)
Series Jewish identities in a changing world, 1570-7997 ; v. 6
Jewish identities in a changing world ; v. 6. 1570-7997
Contents Preface: Judaism and the culture of memory / Thomas Gergely -- Introduction: European Jewry and Klal Yisrael / Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Thomas Gergely, and Yosef Gorny -- Is the French model in decline? / Pierre Birnbaum -- Case of Belgium / Jean-Philippe Schreiber -- Identity of Dutch Jews / Ludo Abicht -- Russian-Jewish immigration to Germany / Julius H. Schoeps, Willi Jasper, and Olaf Glöckner -- Religiosity, praxis, and tradition in contemporary Hungarian Jewry / András Kovács -- Being Jewish in Romania after the second world war / Carol Iangu -- Jewish identity, memory, and anti-Semitism / Maurice Konopnicki -- Siamese twins: religion and secularism in Jewish national thought / Yosef Gorny -- Israeli identity and mission in Buber's thought / Shalom Ratzabi -- Sovereignty, voluntarism, and Jewish identity: Nathan Rotenstreich / Avi Bareli -- On religious-secular tensions / Avi Sagi -- Religious-secular cleavage in contemprary Israel / Yochanan Peres -- On European Jewish Orthodoxy, Sephardic tradition, and the Shas movement / Zvi Zohar -- Ultra-Orthodox, Orthodox, and secular women in college / Lior Ben-Chaim Rafael -- Challenge of secularism to Jewish survival in Abba Hillel Silver's thinking / Ofer Shiff -- Identities of Jewish American women / Suzanne Vromen -- Jews and secularization: a challenge or a prospect? / Guy Haarscher -- Submission and subversion before the law / Rivon Krygier -- Tradition of diaspora and political reality of the state of Israel / David Meyer -- Diaspora museum and Israeli-Jewish identity / Dina Porat -- Jewish transnational community and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem / Uri Cohen -- Contemporary dilemmas of identity: Israel and the diaspora / Eliezer Ben-Rafael -- Was the Shoah the "sanctification of God"? / Thomas Gergely
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-312) and indexes
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Subject Jews -- Europe -- Identity
Jews -- Israel -- Identity.
Judaism and secularism.
Judaism -- Europe.
Judaism -- Israel.
Orthodox Judaism -- Relations -- Israel -- Nontraditional Jews
Secularism -- Israel.
Form Electronic book
Author Ben Rafael, Eliezer.
Gergely, Thomas.
Gorni, Yosef.
LC no. 2006047458
ISBN 9047409647 (electronic bk.)
9789047409649 (electronic bk.)