First published in the 1970's and 1980's, 15 papers by social scientists address various aspects of relations between American Jews and Christians. Among the topics are the Christian component of antisemitism, the holocaust, and Zionism and Israel. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Naomi W. Cohen, a retired Professor of History now residing in Jerusalem, has written extensively on American Jewry. The recipient of various prizes for her scholarship, she has twice been awarded the National Jewish Book Award for history. Her most recent books are Jacob H. Schiff: A Study in American Jewish Leadership and The Americanization of Zionism.