Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction

Jewish Studies: A Theoretical Introduction

by Andrew Bush

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813550749
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
Publication date: 03/08/2011
Series: Key Words in Jewish Studies
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 166
File size: 278 KB

About the Author

Andrew Bush is a professor of Jewish studies and Hispanic studies at Vassar College. He is the author of The Routes of Modernity: Spanish American Poetry from the Early to the Mid-Nineteenth Century.

Table of Contents

Foreword, by the Series Editors

Introduction: To What May This Be Likened?
   Studying Jews
   Terms of Debate and State of the Question
   In a New Key

1 Terms of Debate
   Opening Moves
   Jewish Science
   Others Studying, Other Jews

2 State of the Question
   Jewish Studies after Auschwitz
   The Boundaries of Ethnic Identity
   Building Memories
   Understanding Again

3 In a New Key
   Cast of Characters
   Points of Departure


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