Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates


  • 33 Accesses

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.


  1. The Jewish Exodus from Iraq 1948–1951, by Moshe Gat. Portland, OR. Frank Cass & Co. Ltd., 1997, 209 pp. ISBN #0714646 89-x

  2. Blacks in the Jewish Mind: A Crisis of Liberalism, by SETH FORMAN. New York: New York University Press, 1998, x -i- 274 pp. (no price listed). ISBN # 0-8147-2680-1

  3. Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man by Daniel Boyarin. University of Califomia Press, 1997, ix + 393 pp.

  4. Lubavitcher Women in America - Identity and Activism in the Postwar Era by BONNIE J.MORRIS. State University of New York Press, 1998, vii + 186 pp.

  5. Whose Bar/Bat Mitzvah Is This Anyway? a Guide for Parents Through a Family Rite of Passage by Judith Davis. New York: St. Martins Press, xvii + 283 pp.

  6. Jewish Philosophy and the Crisis of Modernity: Essays and Lectures in Modern Jewish Thought by Leo Strauss. Edited with an introduction by Kenneth Green. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1997, xvii, 505 pp.

  7. The Kibbutz Movement: A History. Volume 2: Crisis and Achievement: 1939–1995 by Henry Near. The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization, 1997,418 pp. ISBN 1-874774-06-4.

  8. The Emergence of American Zionism. MARK A. Raider New York University Press, New York and London. 1998 ISBN 0-8147-7499-7.

  9. A Marriage Made in Heaven: The Sexual Politics of Hebrew and Yiddish, by Naomi Seidman. Berkeley University of Califomia Press, 1997, x + 160 pp. ISBN # 0-520-2019-30

Download references

Author information

Correspondence to Samuel Z. Klausner or Jerome A. Chanes or Stuart Schoenfeld or Joseph Davis or Allen Glickstnan or Allen Glicksman or Sara R. Horowitz.

Additional information

I am grateful to Nissim Rejwan for comments on a draft of this review. He was an invaluable informant for my own research on Iraqi immigrants in Israel in 1952 and, since then, I have been in his debt for acute analyses of the situation of Jews from Arab countires.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Klausner, S.Z., Chanes, J.A., Schoenfeld, S. et al. Reviews. Cont Jewry 19, 180–209 (1998). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02963432

Download citation