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Jewish Philosophical Politics in Germany, 1789–1848

Jewish Philosphical PoliticsSven-Erik Rose
With an Afterward by Hillel J. Kieval

A provocative look at how Jewish intellectuals thought about Jewish religion and existence within a German philosophical tradition

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Sites of European Antisemitism in the Age of Mass Politics

Sites of European AntisemitismRobert Nemes, ed.; Daniel Unowsky, ed.

Explores local incidents of antisemitism and antisemitic violence across Europe in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries

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Tauber Institute Series

The Tauber Institute Series is dedicated to publishing compelling and innovative approaches to the study of modern European Jewish history, thought, culture and society. The series features scholarly works related to the Enlightenment, modern Judaism and the struggle for emancipation, the rise of nationalism and the spread of antisemitism, the Holocaust and its aftermath, as well as the contemporary Jewish experience. The series is published under the auspices of the Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry — established by a gift to Brandeis University from Dr. Laszlo N. Tauber — and is supported, in part, by the Tauber Foundation and the Valya and Robert Shapiro Endowment.

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Everyday Life

Everyday Jewish Life in Imperial Russia

Select Documents, 1772–1914

ChaeRan Y. Freeze, ed.; Jay M. Harris, ed.

An astounding compilation of primary source documents dealing with all aspects of Jewish daily life in the Russian empire.

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Faith of the Fallen Jews

The Faith of Fallen Jews

Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi and the Writing of Jewish History

David N. Myers, ed.; Alexander Kaye, ed.

Brings together key writings by one of the most distinguished and renowned Jewish historians of our time.

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Holocaust Mothers

Holocaust Mothers and Daughters
Family, History, and Trauma


Federica K. Clementi

An astonishing analysis of Jewish mother-daughter relations before, during, and after the Shoah as described in daughters’ memoirs.

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Prophet

Germany’s Prophet

Paul de Lagarde and the Origins of Modern Antisemitism

Ulrich Sieg
Translated by Linda Marianiello

A provocative and disquieting portrait of Bible scholar and founder of modern German antisemitism Paul de Lagarde.

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David Roskies

Holocaust Literature: a History and Guide


David G. Roskies, Naomi Diamant

A comprehensive assessment of Holocaust literature, from World War II to the present day.

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Altshuler

Religion and Jewish Identity in the Soviet Union, 1941–1964


Mordechai Altshuler

Unearths the roots of a national awakening among Soviet Jews during World War II and its aftermath.

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Jews Welcome Coffee

Jews Welcome Coffee

Tradition and Innovation in Early Modern Germany

Robert Liberles

A lively look at how coffee affected Jewish life in early modern Germany.

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Forsaken

Forsaken

The Menstruant in Medieval Jewish Mysticism

Sharon Faye Koren

A fascinating analysis of why there are no female mystics in medieval Judaism.

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roemer

German City, Jewish Memory

The Story of Worms

Nils Roemer

A remarkable, in-depth study of Jewish history, culture, and memory in a historic and contemporary German city.

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