Jews and Judaism in the New York Times / Christopher Vecsey.Material type: TextPublication details: Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2013. Description: 1 online resource (vii, 397 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780739184707; 0739184709Subject(s): 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 | United States -- Ethnic relations -- Press coverage | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Journalism | Ethnic relations -- Press coverage | Journalism -- Objectivity | New York (State) -- New York | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Jews and Judaism in the New York Times.DDC classification: 071.471089924073 LOC classification: PN4899.N42 | N384 2013ebOnline resources: Click here to access online
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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.
Print version record.
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.