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W o l i s o n , H a r r y A u s t r y n .
From Ph ilo to Spinoza: two stud ies in
religious ph ilosophy .
New York, Behrman, 1977. 64 p. Paperbound.
Reprint of author’s two essays, “What is new in Philo” and
“Spinoza and the religion of the past.” Introd. by Isadore Twersky.
W o l f s o n , H a r r y A u s t r y n .
Studies in the history of ph ilosophy and
re ligion , vo l. 2.
Ed. by Isadore Twersky and George
H .
Williams.
Cambridge, Mass., 1977. 639 p.
The materials in this volume deal preponderantly with medieval
Jewish philosophy.
S O C I A L S T U D IE S
B a ch i , R o b e r t o .
P opu la tion trends in W orld Jewry.
Jerusalem,
Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew University, 1976. 76 p.
Paperbound.
B erk ow , I ra .
M axw e ll S tree t: survival in a bazaar.
Garden City,
N. Y., Doubleday, 1977. 532 p.
Reminiscences from the locus in Chicago where newly arrived
immigrants around the turn of the century began their “American
dream” of moving upward.
B
ubis
,
G e r a ld
B., ed.
Serving the Jewish fam ily.
New York, Ktav,
1977. 367 p.
Compilation of essays assessing contemporary Jewish family
realities from a sociological paint of view.
Demography and statistics of diaspora Jewry, 1920-1970: b ib liography ,
vol. I.
Jerusalem, Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Hebrew
University, 1976. 391 p. Paperbound.
D in e r , H e s ia R .
In the almost Prom ised Land : American Jews and
Blacks, 1915-1935.
Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press, 1917. 271 p.
Study of the relationships between the two groups in America,
including the tensions which emerged in the 1960s.
G ord is , R o b e r t .
Love and sex, a modern Jewish perspec tive .
New
York, Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1978. 290 p.
Consideration of the “new morality” in the light of the Jewish
tradition.
H a z l e t o n , L e s l e y .
Israeli wom en : the reality beh ind the myths.
New
York, Simon and Schuster, 1977. 235 p.
Study in attitudes leading to conclusions that Israeli women
shun participation in public life.
Inbar , M i c h a e l ,
and
A d le r , Cha im .
E thn ic in tegra tion in Israel: a
compara tive case study of Moroccan brothers who se t tled in
France and Israel.
New Brunswick, N.J., Transaction Books,
1977. 144
p .