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Author Mendes-Flohr, Paul R.

Title German Jews : a dual identity / Paul Mendes-Flohr
Published New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, [1999]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 149 pages)
Contents The bifurcated soul of the German Jew -- History and kultur: the German-Jewish perspective -- The German-Jewish Parnassus -- Franz Rosenzweig's Eulogy for German Jewry -- Epilogue: reflections on the legacy of German Jewry
Summary In this book the author explores through the prism of Rosenweig's image of how German Jews have understood and contended with their two-fold spiritual patrimony. He deepens the discussion to consider also how the German-Jewish experience bears upon the general random experience of living with multiple cultural identities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 97-140) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Rosenzweig, Franz, 1886-1929.
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- Germany.
Jews -- Germany -- Identity.
Germany -- Ethnic relations.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300147295 (electronic bk.)
0585351937 (electronic bk.)
9780300147292 (electronic bk.)
9780585351933 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)