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Author Cohen, Naomi W. (Naomi Wiener), 1927- author

Title What the rabbis said : the public discourse of nineteenth-century American rabbis / Naomi W. Cohen
Published New York : New York University Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 261 pages)
Contents The muzzled rabbi -- From the words of Sabato Morais -- Heroes and villains -- Meant for children -- Rabbi versus rabbi -- Restoration to Palestine -- Rabbis under attack -- The new antisemitism -- The world's parliament of religions -- Building a profession
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Jewish sermons, American -- History and criticism.
Jews -- United States -- Identity.
Jews -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Judaism -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Rabbis -- United States -- Office -- History -- 19th century
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0814717039 (electronic bk.)
0814772943 (electronic bk.)
9780814717035 (electronic bk.)
9780814772942 (electronic bk.)