2 edition of German-Jewish intellectual influences on American Jewish life, 1842-1972. found in the catalog.
German-Jewish intellectual influences on American Jewish life, 1842-1972.
Bertram Wallace Korn
Includes bibliographical references.
|Series||The B. G. Rudolph lectures in Judaic studies,, 1972|
|LC Classifications||DS113 .K67|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||25|
|LC Control Number||73170878|
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Contents Books About: 'I love the German character more than anything else in the world, and my breast is an archive of German song' So wrote Heinrich Heine in , adding: 'It is likely that my Muse gave her German dress something of a foreign cut from annoyance with the German character'. At one point, a German-Jewish newspaper reported that all the young Jewish males in the Franconian towns of Hagenbach, Ottingen, and Warnbach had emigrated or were about to emigrate. The United States was the primary destination for emigrating German Jews.
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Jewish heritage, very few were ready to retreat from German or European culture. The result was the invention of a new tradition of German Jewish culture, in the realms of Jewish scholarship, education, literature, music, and fine art. The search for community, which provided a powerful motivation during the development of modern German Jewish.
Toward Modernity compares modernization in Germany with its counterparts in other countries to see if the German-Jewish development had any influence on what transpired elsewhere. The authors explore the history of Jewish modernization in Russia, Galicia, Vienna, Prague, Hungary, Holland, France, England, Italy, and the United States.
Illouz goes on to discuss the forces that have influenced contemporary American Jewish identity in light of the Holocaust, the establishment of the State of Israel, American Jewish political. The German-Jewish emigration of the mid-I goo's, roughly coincid- ing with the period of America's "old immigration" of West European peoples, embodied the highest aspirations of an entire Jewish generation.
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Her paternal grandfather died in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp. While it is true that the intellectual migration strongly influenced American science in a positive way, it is also true that migration affected German science in a negative way.
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With its establishment inthe State of Israel became the focal point of American Jewish life and philanthropy, as well as the symbol around which American Jews united. At the same time, American Jews worked in the years following World War II to reinvigorate American Jewish life.
Five major themes defined the immediate postwar decades. American life. By their knowledge of the English language and the ways of the English speaking world, these Jews were qualified to hold certain offices of intellectual importance as secretaries, printers, ministers, and newspaper publishers, in which knowledge both of the language and of Jewish culture was required.
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American Jewish history commenced in with the expulsion of Jews from Spain. This action set off a period of intense Jewish migration. Seeking to escape the clutches of the Holy Inquisition, some Jews in the sixteenth century sought refuge in the young Calvinist republic of The Netherlands. Thanks to American pluralism, and to our history as a nation of immigrants, there is no single, monolithic American culture from which Jews might be excluded as rootless aliens.
The kind of anti-Semitism and cultural xenophobia that confronted the first generation of American Jewish writers, like Lionel Trilling and Saul Bellow, has long vanished.Isaiah Trunk (Polish: Izajasz Trunk; –) was a chief archivist of the Yiddish Scientific Institute YIVO in New York from Warsaw, and the leading historian on the Holocaust.
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