The Resource Identities in an era of globalization and multiculturalism : Latin America in the Jewish world, edited by Judit Bokser Liwerant [and others]

Identities in an era of globalization and multiculturalism : Latin America in the Jewish world, edited by Judit Bokser Liwerant [and others]

Label
Identities in an era of globalization and multiculturalism : Latin America in the Jewish world
Title
Identities in an era of globalization and multiculturalism
Title remainder
Latin America in the Jewish world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judit Bokser Liwerant [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume addresses key conceptual issues and case studies dealing with contemporary Jewish identities amidst globalization processes, with special emphasis on Latin American socio-political, communal, and cultural milieu. The book brings together a variety of disciplinary and theoretical approaches that range from political science to sociology and from art and literature to demography in order to offer the reader a multidimensional and multifocal analysis of the diverse constitutional elements of the Jewish experience. Using as its point of departure the wide horizon of historical trajector
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.892/40809045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F1419.J4
LC item number
I34 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Jewish identities in a changing world,
Series volume
v. 8
Label
Identities in an era of globalization and multiculturalism : Latin America in the Jewish world, edited by Judit Bokser Liwerant [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-431) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Between center and centrality: the Zionist perception of Klal Yisrael / Yosef Gorny -- Contemporary threats to Klal Yisrael / Eliezer Ben-Rafael -- Jewish autonomy and dependency: Latin America in global perspective / Sergio DellaPergola -- Latin American Jewish identities: past and present challenges. The Mexican case in a comparative perspective / Judit Bokser Liwerant -- Waning essentialism: Latin American Jewish studies in Israel / Raanan Rein -- Klal Yisrael at the frontiers: the transitional Jewish experience in Argentina / Leonardo Senkman -- Brazilian non-anti-Semite sociability and Jewish identity / Bernardo Sorj -- Jews, blacks, and the ambiguities of multiculturalism in Brazil / Monica Grin -- Jewish communal life in Argentina and Brazil at the end of the 20th century and the beginning of the 21st: a sociological perspective / Yossi Goldstein -- Revolution, ethnicity, and religions in Cuba: similarities, differences, and dichotomies in the case of the Jews / Maritza Corrales Capestany -- Crypto-Judaism in Mexico: past and present / Alicia Gojman de Backal -- The literary construction of Jewish identity in Chile: a cartography of recent memories / Gilda Waldman -- In the name of the father: identity and family memory in Andres Rivera and Mauricio Rosencof / Florinda F. Goldberg -- A mosaic of fragmented identities: the Sephardim in Latin America / Margalit Bejarano -- The Sephardic diaspora revisited: Dr. Angel Pulido Fernandez (1852-1932) and his campaign / Alisa Meyuhas Ginio -- Latin American Israelis: the collective identity of an invisible community / Luis Roniger and Deby Babis -- The cultural pluralism perspective of North American Jewry During the Holocaust / Ofer Shiff -- North American Jews in the new millennium / Jonathan D. Sarna -- Jewish identity and anti-Semitism / Michel Wieviorka -- Jews, nationality, and Judaism: the case of Ha-rishon le-Zion, Rabbi Meir Ben Zion Hair Uziel / Shalom Ratzabi -- Different concepts of a Jewish democratic state / Benyamin Newberger
  • Section 1. Klal Yisrael in the contemporary era -- section 2. The Jews in Latin America -- section 3. Latin American Jewish culture -- section 4. Jews, society, and statehood : comparative perspectives
Control code
ocn711004383
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 445 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047428053
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004154421.i-446
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)711004383
  • brill9047428056
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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