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Public dialogues with prominent Jewish and non-Jewish person­
alities, covering a wide variety of topics and issues.
B
e r s h t e l
, S
ara
a n d A
l la n
G
r a u b a r d
.
Saving remnants: feeling Jewish
in America.
New York: Free Press, 1991. 300 p.
A vivid picture of the forces shaping the identity of Jews today.
C
h a r n y
, I
s r a e l
W., ed.
Genocide: a critical bibliographic review, vol. 2.
New York: Facts on File, 1991. 432 p.
Includes essays and annotated listings of literature, both in En­
glish and in other languages.
C
o h e n
, N
aom i
W., ed.
Essential papers on Jewish-Christian relations in
the United States: imagery and reality.
New York: New York Univer­
sity Press 1991. 377 p.
D
a
v i
dm a n
, L
y n n
.
Tradition in a rootless world: women turn to Orthodox
Judaism.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991. 265 p.
D
e r s h o w i t z
, A
l a n
.
Chutzpah.
New York: Little, Brown, 1991. 378 p.
Examines the current status of American Jewry, and such issues
as anti-Semitism, assimilation, Zionism and the civil rights move­
ment.
G
o r d i s
, D
a v id
M., ed.
Crime, punishment and deterrence: an American
Jewish exploration.
Hoboken, NJ: Ktav, 1991. 104 p.
Papers attempting to grapple with issues of crime and punish­
ment.
G
o r d i s
, D
av id
M .
and
Y
oav
B
e n
-H
o r in
,
eds
.Jewish identity in America.
Hoboken, NJ: Ktav, 1991. 296 p.
Analysis, retrospection, prescription, and prognosis of a com­
munity in process.
H
e il m a n
, S
a m u e l
.
Defenders of the faith: inside ultra-Orthodox Jewry.
New
York: Schocken Books, 1992. 416 p.
First in-depth study of the haredim in Israel today.
H
o f fm a n
, E
d w a r d
.
Despite all odds: the story of Lubavitch.
New York:
Simon & Schuster, 1991. 224 p.
The history of the Lubavitcher Hasidim, and the current
Lubavitch community.
J
a c k so n
, B
e r n a r d
S. ed.
The Jewish law annual: vol. 9.
New York:
Harwood Academic Publishers, 1991. 300 p.
K
a p l a n
, M
a r io n
A.
Making of the Jewish middle class: women, family, and
identity in Imperial Germany.
New York: Oxford University Press,
1991. 352 p.
A social history of Jewish women in the university, paid em­
ployment, and social service.
K
a r p
, A
b r a h am
J .
From the ends of the earth: Judaic treasures of the Library
of Congress.
Washington, DC: Library of Congress, 1991. 376 p.
Presents the riches of the Library of Congress’s collection of
Judaica books.