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Author Mendelsohn, Ezra

Title On modern Jewish politics / Ezra Mendelsohn
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1993


Description 1 online resource (ix, 168 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Studies in Jewish history
Studies in Jewish history
Contents 1. Varieties; 2. Geography; 3. Dynamics; 4. Appeal; 5. Success; 6. Comparisons; 7. Conclusions: Then and Now; Notes; Index
Summary This book is a concise guide to and analysis of the complexities of modern Jewish politics in the interwar European and American diaspora. "Jewish politics" refers to the different and opposing visions of the Jewish future as formulated by various Jewish political parties and organizations and their efforts to implement their programs and thereby solve the "Jewish question." Mendelsohn begins by attempting a typology of these Jewish political parties and organizations, dividing them into a number of schools or "camps." He then suggests a "geography" of J
Analysis Jews Politics History
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-159) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Jews -- Politics and government.
Judaism and politics.
Jews -- United States -- Politics and government
Jews -- Poland -- Politics and government
HISTORY -- Jewish.
Jews -- Politics and government.
Judaism and politics.
Politics and government
Politieke geschiedenis.
Judaïsme et politique.
Juifs -- Politique et gouvernement.
Juifs -- États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement.
Juifs -- Pologne -- Politique et gouvernement.
SUBJECT United States -- Politics and government -- 1919-1933.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Poland -- Politics and government -- 1918-1945.
Subject Poland.
United States.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1919-1933.
États-Unis -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1933-1945.
Pologne -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1918-1945.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780195365047
Other Titles Modern Jewish politics