Jews and Judaism in the New York Times /

Vecsey, Christopher,

Jews and Judaism in the New York Times / Christopher Vecsey. - Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2013. - 1 online resource (vii, 397 pages)

Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-378) and index.

The Jewish question -- Jews and Judaism -- Jewish diaspora -- The structures of American Judaism -- Jewish institutions -- Contemporary Jewish concerns -- The legacy of the Holocaust -- Despisers and defenders -- Relations with others -- Israel and Zionism -- Epilogue: following 9/11.

To understand Judaism today is to fathom its diverse texts, beliefs, rituals, ethics, and institutions, the contemporary concerns of Jews, and the relationships not only among Jews, but also between Jews and gentiles, and the continuing impact of anti-Semitism upon Jewish life. Jews and Judaism have been profoundly affected by the horrific course of the Holocaust, and by the formation of Israel as a Jewish nation-state. These have been the major themes in the Times' treatment of Judaism, in thousands of articles, from the.


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New York times.
New York times.

Jews--Press coverage--New York (State)--New York.
Judaism--Press coverage--New York (State)--New York.
Journalism--Objectivity--United States.
Ethnic relations--Press coverage.

United States--Ethnic relations--Press coverage.
New York (State)--New York.
United States.

Electronic books.

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