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JID2 - Religious Judaism and the Threat of Assimilation

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ROSENBERG & MEEHAN & PAYNE Roy A., P., & J.W. Happily Intermarried: Authoritative Advice for a Joyous Jewish-Christian Marriage New York: McMillan 1988 JID2 JCR2
 
RUDOLPH David J. Growing Your Olive Tree Marriage: A Guide for Couples From Two Traditions Messianic Jewish Publishers 2003 JID2 JCR8
 
GRUZEN Lee F. Raising Your Jewish/Christian Child: How Interfaith Parents Can Give Children the Best of Both Their Heritages New York: Newmarket Press 1990 JID2 JCR2
 
HAWXHURST Joan C. The Interfaith Family Guidebook: Practical Advise for Jewish and Christian Partners Kalamazoo, MI: Dovetail Publishing 1998 JID2 JCR2
 
KLEIN Daniel & Freke VUIJST. The Half-Jewish Book: A Celebration New York: Villard 2002 JID2 JCR2
 
KRAUSZ & TULEA Ernest & Gitta, eds. Jewish Survival: The Identity Problem at the Close of the Twentieth Century Transaction Publishers 1998 JID2
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MAYER Egon A Demographic Revolution In American Jewry Ann Arbor, Michigan: Jean and Samuel Frankel Center for Judaic Studies 1992 JID2
 
MITTELMAN Karen S. Creating American Jews: Historical Conversations About Identity Philadelphia: National Museum of American Jewish History with Brandeis University Press 1998 JID2
 
SCHAPER Donna E. Raising Interfaith Children: Spiritual Orphans or Spiritual Heirs? Crossroad 1999 JID2 JCR2
 
SCHMALZ & FISCHER Reuben E., & Robert The Messianic Seal Of The Jerusalem Church Tiberias, Israel: Olim Publications 1999 JID2 JCR7 MTH
 
WAN & ZARETSKY Enoch & Tivya Zaretsky Jewish-Gentile Couples: Trends, Challenges and Hopes William Carey Library 2004 JID2 JCR8
 
SILVER Mitchell Respecting the Wicked Child: A Philosophy of Secular Jewish Identity and Education Univ. of Massachusetts Press 1998 JID1 JID2
 
ABRAMS Elliot Faith or Fear: How Jews can survive in a Christian America Free Press 1999 JID2
 
DERSHOWITZ Alan M. The Vanishing American Jew: In Search of Jewish Identity in the Next Century Touchstone Books 1998 JID2
 
FISHMAN Sylivia Barack Double or Nothing? Jewish Families or Mixed Marriage Waltham, MA: Brandeis Univ.Press 2004 JID2
 
GOLDSCHEIDER Calvin Studying the Jewish Future University of Washington Press 2004 JID2
 
PRIMACK Karen Jews in Places You Never Thought Of Hoboken, New Jersey: Ktav Pub. 1998 JID2 MOH3
 
REISEL Esther and Rudi Modern Jewish Identity: A Rationalistic Motivation for Remaining Jewish Gefen Publishing House 2000 JID2
 
ROSENBAUM Mary Helène and Stanley Ned Celebrating our Differences: Living Two Faiths in One Marriage Boston: Ragged Edge Press 1999 JID2
 
STRATON Jon Coming out Jewish Routledge 2000 JID2
 
WOLPE David J. Why be Jewish? Henry Holt & Company 1995 JID2
 
FLUSSER David Judaism of the Second Temple Period: vol. 1. Qumran and Apocalypticism Wm. B. Eerdmans 2007 PRO3 JID2 GHT3
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SORKIN David Moses Mendelssohn and the Religious Enlightenment University of California Press 1996 JCR5 MOH3 JID2
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HESCHEL Abraham J. Between God and Man: An Interpretation of Judaism Free Press 1997 JID2 MOH3
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SHERWIN Byron L. Faith Finding Meaning: A Theology of Judaism Oxford University Press 2009 JID2 MOH3
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FISHBANE Michael Sacred Attunement: A Jewish Theology University Of Chicago Press 2008 JID2
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HESCHEL Abraham J. God in Search of Man : A Philosophy of Judaism Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1976 JID2 MOH3
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MICHAELSON Jay Everything Is God: The Radical Path of Nondual Judaism Trumpeter 2009 JID2 PMO1
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ROSENZWEIG Franz The Star of Redemption University of Wisconsin Press 2005 MOH3 JID2
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LEVINAS Emmanuel Difficult Freedom: Essays on Judaism The Johns Hopkins University Press 1997 JID2 MOH3
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HESCHEL Abraham J. Man Is Not Alone : A Philosophy of Religion Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1976 JID2 MOH3
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GREEN Arthur Radical Judaism: Rethinking God and Tradition Yale University Press 2010 PMO1 JID2
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ZORNBERG Avivah Gottlieb The Murmuring Deep: Reflections on the Biblical Unconscious Schocken 2009 JID2 JID8
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HIRSHMAN Marc G. The Stabilization of Rabbinic Culture, 100 C.E. -350 C.E.: Texts on Education and Their Late Antique Context Oxford University Press 2009 JCR3 JID2
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YERUSHALMI Yosef Hayim Zakhor: Jewish History and Jewish Memory University of Washington Press 2005 MOH3 JID2
Amazon Review/s. As Abraham Joshua Heschel noted, faith is memory. Yerushalmi points to a variety of Biblical texts (e.g. Deuteronomy 25:5-9; Deuteronomy 6:10-12; Joshua 4:6-7, etc.) to note that while the Biblical texts are focused on remembering the "historic" acts of G-d's providence on behalf of Israel, they are nevertheless often connected to the lives of individuals in all of their fullness. Starting with the Talmudic era, his assertion is that Jewish memory is selective, where kings and great events do not necessarily merit attention. While he briefly mentions the three Jewish rebellions against Rome, he does not sufficiently address the trauma these unsuccessful bids for freedom produced. Yerushalmi notes the almost wholesale dismissal of "the comings and goings of Roman procurators, the dynastic affairs of Roman emperors...even the convolutions of the Hasmonean dynasty...were largely ignored." The intensity and ramifications of the destruction of the Temple and in particular Bar Cochba's failed revolt surely dictated the manner in which many events were to be understood and remembered, out of a political necessity if nothing else. Here the significance of the events that Yerushalmi notes as being ignored may instead reflect pressures stemming from issues internal to the Jewish community as well as concerns stemming from Roman hegemony. He does not sufficiently address the fact that the "dismissal" of these events may lay instead in an agenda to place at a distance any memories such as the Maccabean struggle (where Yerushalmi notes, the Talmud places emphasis on the miracle in contrast to the battles) and other events of Jewish history that might lead to future disastrous consequences. To understand the reason for the disconnect between history and memory, Yerushalmi contends that part of this may lie, in the complicated nature of history as drawn from none other than the Greeks, with Herodotus credited as the father of history. Yet the Greeks themselves appear to have failed to achieve a sense of the meaning of history as a whole. Writing of the rise of Jewish historiography in early 19th century Germany, Yerushalmi observes: "For the first time it is not history that must prove its utility to Judaism, but Judaism that must prove its validity to history, by revealing and justifying itself historically." For Yerushalmi, the scientific study of Judaism and Jewish history has seen history replace Scripture as the arbiter of Jewish ideologies. Here is his interesting conclusion, "When I spoke earlier of the coincidence of the rise of modern Jewish historiography and the decay of Jewish memory, I had in mind the specific kind of memory of the past, that of Jewish tradition. But hardly any Jew today is without some Jewish past. Total amnesia is still relatively rare. The choices for Jews, as for non-Jews is not whether or not to have a past, but rather-what kind of past shall one have."
HALBERSTAM Chaya T. Law and Truth in Biblical and Rabbinic Literature Indiana University Press 2010 JID2
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BOYARIN Daniel Socrates and the Fat Rabbis Oxford University Press 2009 GHT1 JCR3 JID2
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SHEMESH Aharon Halakhah in the Making: The Development of Jewish Law from Qumran to the Rabbis University of California Press 2009 JID2
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KIM Heerak Christian Jewish Law and Identity The Hermit Kingdom Press 2005 JID2 JID6 JCR3
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KAUNFER Elie Empowered Judaism: What Independent Minyanim Can Teach Us about Building Vibrant Jewish Communities Jewish Lights Publishing 2010 JID2 JID3
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SATLOW Michael L. Jewish Marriage in Antiquity Princeton University Press 2001 JID2 JID12
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MAHLER Raphael Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment: Their Confrontation in Galicia and Poland in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century Jewish Publication Society of America 2001 JID2
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LEVENSON Alan The Making of the Modern Jewish Bible: How Scholars in Germany, Israel, and America Transformed an Ancient Text Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2011 JCR2 JID2 JID11 JID13
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HOFFMAN Lawrence A. All These Vows--Kol Nidre (Prayers of Awe) Jewish Lights Publications 2011 JID2 JCR4 JCR2
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STEINER Richard C. A Biblical Translation in the Making: The Evolution and Impact of Saadia Gaon's Tafsīr Harvard University Center for Jewish Studies 2010 JCR9 JCR2 JID2 MOH5
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THIESSEN Matthew Contesting Conversion: Genealogy, Circumcision, and Identity in Ancient Judaism and Christianity Oxford University Press 2011 JID2 JID6 JCR2
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PRAGER Dennis Think a Second Time William Morrow Paperbacks 1996 JID2 HOL MOH5
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PRAGER Dennis Happiness Is a Serious Problem: A Human Nature Repair Manual William Morrow Paperbacks 1998 JID2 PMO5
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MENDELSSOHN Moses Jerusalem, or, On Religious Power and Judaism Brandeis University Press 1983 JID2 JCR5
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FISHKOFF Sue The Rebbe's Army: Inside the World of Chabad-Lubavitch Schocken 2005 JID2
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SACKS Jonathan Will We Have Jewish Grandchildren? Jewish Continuity and How to Achieve It Mitchell Vallentine & Company 1994 JID2
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SUSSER & LIEBMAN Bernard & Charles Choosing Survival: Strategies for a Jewish Future Oxford University Press 2010 JID2
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MARTTILA Marko Foreign Nations in the Wisdom of Ben Sira: A Jewish Sage Between Opposition and Assimilation De Gruyter 2012 JCR2 JID2 JID13
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PIJS   The Gospel and Jewish-Gentile Couples: Mishkan 47 Paasche Institute of Jewish Studies 2006 MTH JCR8 JID5 JID6 JID2
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GOLDWATER Raymond Pioneers of Religious Zionism: Rabbis Alkalai, Kalischer, Mohliver, Reines, Kook and Maimon Urim Publications 2009 MOH3 AIC4 JID11 JID2
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