Jews and Jewish Life in Russia and the Soviet Union: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Jews and Jewish Life in Russia and the Soviet Union

1st Edition

Edited by Yaacov Ro'i


432 pages

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Paperback: 9780714641492
pub: 1995-01-01
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The main focus of this book is Jewish life under the Soviet regime. The themes of the book include: the attitude of the government to Jews, the fate of the Jewish religion and life in Post-World War II Russia. The volume also contains an assessment of the prospects for future emigration.

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With its comparative and interactive approach, this volume offers a broad and nuanced presentation of the issues and themes under consideration. Roi"s effort is to be commended; it should serve as a model for future scholarly projects." History and the Social Sciences

" This is a major contribution to a rapidly grwoing field of scholarship"- Immigrants and Minorities

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies