Studies in Contemporary Jewry : Volume VII: Jews and Messianism in the Modern Era: Metaphor and Meaning.

The seventh volume of the acclaimed annual publication of the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jews and Messianism in the Modern Era: Metaphor and Meaning examines the significance and meaning of messianic metaphors, themes, and ideals in modern Jewish history a...

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Main Author: Frankel, Jonathan.
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Author-Publishers (miscellaneous), 1991.
Series:Studies in Contemporary Jewry Ser.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Contents
  • Symposium Jews and Messianism in the Modern Era: Metaphor and Meaning
  • The Messianic Idea and Zionist Ideologies
  • Interpreting Messianic Rhetoric in the Russian Haskalah and Early Zionism
  • Forcing the End": Zionism and the State of Israel as Antimessianic Undertakings
  • A Neglected Chapter in the History of Christian Zionism in America: William E. Blackstone and the Petition of 1916
  • Birth Pangs of the Messiah: The Reflections of Two Polish Rabbis on Their Era
  • Realism and Messianism in Zionism and the Yishuv
  • Poetry and Messianism in Palestine Between the Two World Wars
  • The Stronger and the Better Jews": Jewish Theological Responses to Political Messianism in the Weimar Republic
  • Reflections on Jewish Secular Messianism
  • The Messianism of Gush Emunim
  • Essays
  • The Yishuv and the Jews in Europe, 1938-1945
  • A Current Debate: An Introductory Note
  • Illegal Immigration During the Second World War: Its Suspension and Subsequent Resumption
  • Ben-Gurion and the Second World War: Plans for Mass Immigration to Palestine
  • A Note on the Demographic and Economic Structure of the Jewish Community in Quito, Ecuador
  • The Gezerd Down Under
  • Review Essays
  • Two Halls of Ivy and a Hybrid Hothouse: The Jews of Harvard, Yale and Yeshiva Universities
  • The Trials and Temptations of Conversion
  • The Two Zions and the Exodus from Ethiopia
  • The "New Historians" and the Establishment of Israel
  • Vienna, the Habsburg Empire and the Jews
  • Book Reviews (by subject)
  • Political and Communal History
  • Michael Ashkenazi and Alex Weingrod (eds.), Ethiopian Jews and Israel
  • Steven Beller, Vienna and the Jews 1867-1938: A Cultural History
  • George E. Berkley, Vienna and Its Jews: The Tragedy of Success, 1880-1980s
  • John Bunzl, Der lange Arm der Erinnerung: Jüdisches Selbstbewusstsein heute.
  • François Fejtö, Requiem pour un empire défunt: Histoire de la destruction de I'Autriche-Hongrie
  • David Goldberg and John Rayner, The Jewish People: Their History and Their Religion
  • Shirley Berry Isenberg, India's Bene Israel: A Comprehensive Inquiry and Sourcebook
  • Paul Johnson, A History of the Jews
  • David Kessler, The Falashas: The Forgotten Jews of Ethiopia
  • Hillel J. Kieval, The Making of Czech Jewry: National Conflict and Jewish Society in Bohemia, 1870-1918
  • William O. McCagg, Jr., A History of Habsburg Jews, 1670-1918
  • Oskar Mendelsohn, Jodenes Historis i Norge gjennom 300 ar. Vol. 1 and Vol. 2
  • Richard John Neuhaus (ed.), Jews in Unsecular America
  • Tudor Parfitt, Operation Moses: The Story of the Exodus of the Falasha Jews from Ethiopia
  • Wolfgang Plat (ed.), Voll Leben und voll Tod ist diese Erde: Bilder aus der Geschichte jüdischer Österreicher
  • Shimon Shamir (ed.), The Jews of Egypt: A Mediterranean Society in Modern Times
  • Hilde Spiel, Vienna's Golden Autumn, 1866-1938
  • Sydney Stahl Weinberg, World of Our Mothers
  • Social Sciences, Social History and Politics
  • Harry J. Ausmus, Will Herberg: From Right to Right
  • Joel Colton, Léon Blum: Humanist in Politics
  • Geoffrey Wigoder (ed.) Contemporary Jewry: Studies in Honor of Moshe Davis
  • Ruth Dudley Edwards, Victor Gollancz: A Biography
  • Todd M. Endelman (ed.), Jewish Apostasy in the Modern World
  • Peter Gay, Freud: A Life for Our Time
  • Maurice Isserman, If I Had a Hammer . . . The Death of the Old Left and the Birth of the New Left
  • Michael Löwy, Rédemption et utopie: Le Judaisme libertare en Europe centrale
  • Michael R. Marrus, The Unwanted
  • European Refugees in the Twentieth Century
  • Edward Timms and Naomi Segal (eds.), Freud in Exile: Psychoanalysis and Its Vicissitudes.
  • Edward Tivnan, The Lobby: Jewish Political Power and American Foreign Policy
  • Bernard Wasserstein, The Secret Lives of Trebitsch Lincoln
  • Religion, Thought and Education
  • Eliezer Berkovits, Mashber hayahadut bimdinat hayehudim
  • Stephan F. Brumberg, Going to America, Going to School: The Jewish Immigrant Public School Encounter in Turn-of-the- Century New York City
  • Yoel Florsheim, Medinat yisrael-hevrah yehudit?
  • Harvey E. Goldberg (ed.), Judaism Viewed from Within and from Without: Anthropological Studies
  • Frederick E. Greenspahn (ed.), The Human Condition in the Jewish and Christian Traditions
  • Jeffrey S. Gurock, The Men and Women of Yeshiva
  • Werner Kraft (ed.), Briefe an Werner Kraft/Gershorn Scholem
  • Ronald Kronish (ed.), Towards the Twenty-first Century: Judaism and the Jewish People in Israel and America/Essays in Honor of Rabbi Leon Kronish on the Occasion of His Seventieth Birthday
  • Levi Meier (ed.), Jewish Values in Bioethics
  • Paul Mendes-Flohr (ed.), The Philosophy of Franz Rosenzweig
  • Michael A. Meyer, Response to Modernity: A History of the Reform Movement in Judaism
  • Dan A. Oren, Joining the Club: A History of Jews and Yale
  • Nitza Rosovsky, The Jewish Experience at Harvard and Radcliffe
  • Alan Wieder, Immigration, the Public School, and the Twentieth Century American Ethos: The Jewish Immigrant as a Case Study
  • Joel Ziff (ed.), Lev Tuvia/On the Life and Work of Rabbi Tobias Geffen
  • Israel and Zionism
  • Asher Arian and Michal Shamir (eds.), The Elections in Israel 1984
  • Eliezer Ben-Rafael, Status, Power and Conflict in the Kibbutz
  • Mitchell Cohen (ed.), Class Struggle and the Jewish Nation: Selected Essays in Marxist Zionism by Ber Borakhov
  • Mitchell Cohen, Zion and State: Nation, Class and the Shaping of Modern Israel.
  • Naomi W. Cohen, The Year After the Riots: American Responses to the Palestine Crisis of 1929-1930
  • Yehuda Eloni, Zionismus in Deutschland, von den Anfängen bis 1914. Schriftenreihe des Instituts für Deutsche Geschichte
  • Sergio Itzhak Minerbi, Havatikan, erez hakodesh vehaziyonut, 1895-1925
  • Benny Morris, The Birth of the Palestinian Refugee Problem, 1947-1949
  • Ian Pappé, Britain and the Arab-Israeli Conflict, 1948-1951
  • Amos Perlmutter, The Life and Times of Menachem Begin
  • Avraham Schweitzer, Israel: The Changing National Agenda
  • David Shipler, Arab and Jew: Wounded Spirits in a Promised Land
  • Avi Shlaim, Collusion Across the Jordan: King Abdullah, the Zionist Movement, and the Partition of Palestine
  • Ehud Sprinzak, Ish hayashar be'einav
  • Edward Ullendorff, The Two Zions: Reminiscences of Jerusalem and Ethiopia
  • Emmanuel Wald, Kelalat hakelim hashevurim: dimdumei ha'ozmah hazevait vehamediniyut hayisraelit, 1967-1982
  • Walter F. Weiker, The Unseen Israelis: The Jews from Turkey in Israel
  • Yael Yishai, Land or Peace: Whither Israel?
  • Antisemitism, Holocaust and Genocide
  • Yitzhak Arad, Belzec, Sobibor, Treblinka: The Operation Reinhard Death Camps
  • David Engel, In the Shadow of Auschwitz: The Polish Government-in-Exile and the Jews, 1939-1942
  • Shimon Huberband, Kiddush Hashem: Jewish Religious and Cultural Life in Poland During the Holocaust
  • Robert Knight (ed.), "Ich bin dafür die Sache in die Lange zu ziehen": Die Wortprotokolle der österreichischen Bundesregierung von 1945 bis 1952 über die Entschddigung der Juden
  • Sharon R. Lowenstein, Token Refuge: The Story of the Jewish Refugee Shelter at Oswego, 1944-1946
  • Robert Wistrich, Hitler's Apocalypse: Jews and the Nazi Legacy
  • Zbynek Zeman, Heckling Hitler: Caricatures of the Third Reich.
  • Susan Zuccotti, The Italians and the Holocaust: Persecution, Rescue and Survival
  • Ronald W. Zweig, German Reparations and the Jewish World: A History of the Claims Conference
  • Language, Art and Literature
  • Lewis Fried (ed.), Handbook of American-Jewish Literature: An Analytical Guide to Topics, Themes, and Sources
  • Grace Farrell Lee, From Exile to Redemption: The Fiction of Isaac Bashevis Singer
  • E. M. Lilien, Briefe an Seine Frau 1905-1925
  • Sigurd Paul Scheichl and Edward Timms (eds.), Karl Kraus in Neuer Sicht
  • Recently Completed Doctoral Dissertations
  • Contents for Volume VIII.