The Resource Blacks in the Jewish Mind : a Crisis of Liberalism

Blacks in the Jewish Mind : a Crisis of Liberalism

Label
Blacks in the Jewish Mind : a Crisis of Liberalism
Title
Blacks in the Jewish Mind
Title remainder
a Crisis of Liberalism
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the 1960s the relationship between Blacks and Jews has been a contentious one. While others have attempted to explain or repair the break-up of the Jewish alliance on civil rights, Seth Forman here sets out to determine what Jewish thinking on the subject of Black Americans reveals about Jewish identity in the U.S. Why did American Jews get involved in Black causes in the first place? What did they have to gain from it? And what does that tell us about American Jews?. In an extremely provocative analysis, Forman argues that the commitment of American Jews to liberalism, and their histori
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.61 .F7216 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Blacks in the Jewish Mind : a Crisis of Liberalism
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : race relations and the invisible Jew; 1 The liberal Jew, the southern Jew, and desegregation in the South, 1945-1964; 2 Jews and racial integration in the north, 1945-1966; 3 The New York intellectuals and their "Negro problem," 1945-1966; 4 The unbearable "whiteness" of being Jewish : the Jewish approach toward Black power, 1967-1972; 5 The Jew as middleman : Jewish opposition to Black power, 1967-1972; Conclusion: Blacks and Jews in American popular culture
Control code
ocn782877941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (286 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814728901
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt8jsp5n
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32961169
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)782877941
  • jstoro0814728901

Library Locations

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