1929 : mapping the Jewish world / edited by Hasia R. Diner and Gennady Estraikh.

Contributor(s): Diner, Hasia R | Ėstraĭkh, G. (Gennadiĭ)Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksGoldstein-Goren series in American Jewish history: Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2013Description: 1 online resource (vi, 244 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781479878253; 1479878251Other title: Nineteen twenty nineAdditional physical formats: Print version:: 1929.DDC classification: 973/.04924 LOC classification: E184.354 | .A14 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Part I. Global ties -- Part II. Local srories -- Part III. Literature.
Summary: The year 1929 represents a major turning point in interwar Jewish society, proving to be a year when Jews, regardless of where they lived, saw themselves affected by developments that took place around the world, as the crises endured by other Jews became part of the transnational Jewish consciousness. In the United States, the stock market crash brought lasting economic, social, and ideological changes to the Jewish community and limited its ability to support humanitarian and nationalist projects in other countries. In Palestine, the anti-Jewish riots in Hebron and other towns underscored th.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Part I. Global ties -- Part II. Local srories -- Part III. Literature.

The year 1929 represents a major turning point in interwar Jewish society, proving to be a year when Jews, regardless of where they lived, saw themselves affected by developments that took place around the world, as the crises endured by other Jews became part of the transnational Jewish consciousness. In the United States, the stock market crash brought lasting economic, social, and ideological changes to the Jewish community and limited its ability to support humanitarian and nationalist projects in other countries. In Palestine, the anti-Jewish riots in Hebron and other towns underscored th.

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DinerHasia R.:

Hasia Diner is Paul S. and Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History, Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University. She is the author of the award-winning We Remember with Reverence and Love: American Jews and the Myth of Silence after the Holocaust, 1945-1962 (NYU Press, 2009).


Hasia R. Diner is Paul And Sylvia Steinberg Professor of American Jewish History, Professor of Hebrew, and Interim Director of Glucksman Ireland House NYU.

EstraikhGennady:

Gennady Estraikh is Associate Professor of Yiddish Studies, Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies at New York University.

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