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The Resource Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews, edited by Jack Salzman with Adina Back and Gretchen Sullivan Sorin

Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews, edited by Jack Salzman with Adina Back and Gretchen Sullivan Sorin

Label
Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews
Title
Bridges and boundaries
Title remainder
African Americans and American Jews
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jack Salzman with Adina Back and Gretchen Sullivan Sorin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • While no single volume can fully explain this issue, Bridges and Boundaries: African Americans and American Jews provides us with a means to challenge, and perhaps even to verify, our sense of the past - and in so doing to better understand the present. Fifteen critical essays by leading historians, scholars, and political and religious figures of this century provide historical overviews of the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. They also
  • Represent the diverse attitudes within the two groups, and reflect the multiple voices that have themselves shaped these attitudes. A visual essay that follows links texts and images of more than one hundred works of art and artifacts, first seen in an exhibit at The Jewish Museum, to explore the historical "places" at which the paths of African Americans and American Jews have crossed in meaningful ways during this century
Summary
A look at how African Americans and Jews have related to each other during the past century examines the complex links between the two groups in light of each one's cultural identity and experiences of marginality and dislocation over time
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214626
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.8/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.61
LC item number
.B825 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Salzman, Jack
  • Back, Adina
  • Sorin, Gretchen Sullivan
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True
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  • African Americans
  • Jews
  • United States
  • United States
  • African Americans
  • Ethnic relations
  • Jews
  • Race relations
  • United States
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • USA
  • Schwarze
  • Juden
  • Juden
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Target audience
adult
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African Americans and American Jews
Label
Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews, edited by Jack Salzman with Adina Back and Gretchen Sullivan Sorin
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780807612804.pdf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"George Braziller in association with the Jewish Museum, New York."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-261)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Parallels and divergences : assimilationist strategies of Afro-American and Jewish elites from 1910 to the early 1930s / David Levering Lewis -- Blacks and Jews in the civil rights movement : the case of SNCC / Clayborne Carson -- Blacks and Jews : the uncivil war / Taylor Branch -- A fear beyond escaping / Irving Howe -- Anti-Negroism among Jews / Louis Harap -- Anti-Semitism among Negroes / L.D. Reddick -- What happens to them happens to me / Abraham J. Heschel -- What happens to them happens to me / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Candor about Negro-Jewish relations / Kenneth B. Clark -- Negroes and Jews : the new challenge to pluralism / Nathan Glazer -- My Negro problem, and ours / Norman Podhoretz
  • Negroes and Jews : the two nationalisms and the bloc(ked) plurality / Harold Cruse -- Blacks and Jews : different kinds of survival / Letty Cottin Pogrebin -- Between a rock and a hard place : relationships between Black and Jewish women / Barbara Smith -- A conversation between Cornel West and Michael Lerner -- Bridges and boundaries : a visual essay / Gretchen Sullivan Sorin with Beth Klopott and Julie Reiss -- Historical chronology / Beth Klopott
Control code
ocm25131474
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780807612804
Lccn
91047955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25131474
Label
Bridges and boundaries : African Americans and American Jews, edited by Jack Salzman with Adina Back and Gretchen Sullivan Sorin
Link
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780807612804.pdf
Publication
Note
"George Braziller in association with the Jewish Museum, New York."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-261)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Parallels and divergences : assimilationist strategies of Afro-American and Jewish elites from 1910 to the early 1930s / David Levering Lewis -- Blacks and Jews in the civil rights movement : the case of SNCC / Clayborne Carson -- Blacks and Jews : the uncivil war / Taylor Branch -- A fear beyond escaping / Irving Howe -- Anti-Negroism among Jews / Louis Harap -- Anti-Semitism among Negroes / L.D. Reddick -- What happens to them happens to me / Abraham J. Heschel -- What happens to them happens to me / Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Candor about Negro-Jewish relations / Kenneth B. Clark -- Negroes and Jews : the new challenge to pluralism / Nathan Glazer -- My Negro problem, and ours / Norman Podhoretz
  • Negroes and Jews : the two nationalisms and the bloc(ked) plurality / Harold Cruse -- Blacks and Jews : different kinds of survival / Letty Cottin Pogrebin -- Between a rock and a hard place : relationships between Black and Jewish women / Barbara Smith -- A conversation between Cornel West and Michael Lerner -- Bridges and boundaries : a visual essay / Gretchen Sullivan Sorin with Beth Klopott and Julie Reiss -- Historical chronology / Beth Klopott
Control code
ocm25131474
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9780807612804
Lccn
91047955
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)25131474

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