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Toward a Jewish America

Eugene Kaellis

Toward a Jewish America

by Eugene Kaellis

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Judaism -- Essence, genius, nature.,
    • Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity.,
    • Christianity and other religions -- Judaism.,
    • Christianity -- Controversial literature.,
    • Proselytes and proselyting, Jewish.,
    • Judaism -- Missions -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEugene Kaellis ; edited by Rhoda Kaellis.
      SeriesSymposium series ;, v. 20, Symposium series (Edwin Mellen Press) ;, v. 20.
      ContributionsKaellis, Rhoda.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBM565 .K245 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p. ;
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2383558M
      ISBN 100889467129
      LC Control Number87012354

        Pew Survey About Jewish America Got It All Wrong wrote in the American Jewish Year Book that with low birthrate, aging, high intermarriage and . Carefully compiled directories of national Jewish organizations, periodicals, and federations and welfare funds, as well as religious calendars and obituary notices, round out the AMERICAN JEWISH YEAR BOOK. We are very grateful to our colleagues Carol Sue Davidson and Nechama Dina Nerenberg for technical and editorial assistance.

        Aside from the Jewish-themed essays, Kirsch’s writings organically gravitate toward poetry, with close-ups on the works of Seamus Heaney, Christian Wiman, and Kay Ryan. He also reflects on poetry and politics, and on poetic creation in the modern period and, in Heideggerian terms, “as a turn from the poetry of world to the poetry of earth.   It is this public role, and Roth’s acceptance of it, that makes The Plot Against America such a puzzling book. It is a counter-historical novel. It is a counter-historical novel.

        Join renowned historian, Max I. Dimont in his exploration of the history and roots of Judaism in The Jews in America. He investigates many provocative subjects such as: - The Transformation of the British Anglicans into Hebraic Puritan -- The Rise and Fall of German Scientific Judaism -- The Tidal Waves of Russian Immigration () -- The Romantic Revolution -- The/5. The first Jewish settlers arrived in New York—which was originally called New Amsterdam—in , and some appeared in Newport, R. I., in ; consequently, it was in those places that the first synagogues in America were built. The oldest Jewish landmark in New York city is the cemetery at the junction of the Bowery and Oliver street.


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