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Title Jews and the sporting life / edited by Ezra Mendelsohn
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 291 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in contemporary Jewry, 0740-8625 ; 23
Studies in contemporary Jewry ; 23
Contents Contents; Symposium: Jews and the Sporting Life; Essays; Review Essays; Book Reviews; Cultural Studies and Religion; History and the Social Sciences; Zionism, Israel, and the Middle East; Contents for Volume XXIV; Note on Editorial Policy
Summary Symposium: Jews and the Sporting Life. Thoughts on the Jewish Body, Baseball, and the Problem of Integration, Sander L. Gilman (Emory University). Jews and Sports in Poland before the Second World War, Diethelm Blecking (Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat). "Boxing for Everyone": Jewish DPs, Sports, and Boxing, Gabriel N. Finder (University of Virginia). The Jewish Bookmaker: Gambling, Legitimacy, and the American Political Economy, Michael Alexander (University of California, Riverside). Pride and Priorities: American Jewry's Response to Hakoah Vienna's U.S. Tour of 1926, Jeffrey S. Gurock
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Jewish athletes.
Sports -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Mendelsohn, Ezra.
Makhon le-Yahadut zemanenu ʻa. sh. Avraham Harman.
LC no. 2008023777
ISBN 0199724792 (electronic bk.)
9780199724796 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles At head of title: Avraham Harman Institute of Contemporary Jewry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem