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From : Notes andqueries. 1981. vol. 28, no. 4. pp.359-360. (Oxford).
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Tradition Transformed: The Jewish Experience in America Gerald Sorin, Author Johns Hopkins University Press $26 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.
Tradition Transformed: The Jewish Experience in America Gerald Sorin, Author Johns Hopkins University Press $40 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. Sorin has already authored a study of American Jewry from throughas part of the recent five-volume series in American Jewish history; anyone who has read that work will be familiar with the central arguments about Jewish acculturation that Sorin puts forth in Tradition Transformed.(1) Following the direction of contemporary Jewish scholarship, Sorin stresses the distinction between.
Throughout American history, from the colonial era to the present, Jews have found America generally hospitable. Yet even in this relatively receptive country, which essentially replaced Israel as the "promised land," there have been vexing questions for Jews -- questions about the costs of freedom and mobility, especially with regard to the erosion of Jewish tradition and Exhibition visit: Tradition Transformed – Contemporary Korean Ceramics at the V&A by Jasleen Kandhari posted 8 Sep 16 Dec updated 16 Dec in Arts | Events.
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