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Routledge Library Editions: Religion in America


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Originally published between 1982 and 1993, the five volumes in this set explore religion in America through a variety of lenses, examining the development and role of religion within different areas of society.  

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Brookline The Evolution of an American Jewish Suburb

Brookline: The Evolution of an American Jewish Suburb

1st Edition

By Bruce A Phillips
October 30, 2020

First published in 1990, Brookline: The Evolution of an American Jewish Suburb explores how Brookline became home to one of America’s most vibrant Jewish communities. For over a century, Brookline, Massachusetts, was one of the oldest and most elite suburbs in America. By the end of the Second ...

Faith and Economic Practice Protestant Businessmen in Chicago, 1900-1920

Faith and Economic Practice: Protestant Businessmen in Chicago, 1900-1920

1st Edition

By Paul Henry Heidebrecht
October 30, 2020

First published in 1989, Faith and Economic Practice: Protestant Businessmen in Chicago, 1900-1920 ponders the role that religion played in North American society in the 20th Century. Written against the backdrop of a religious resurgence in American society, represented by such phenomena...

Israel and Zion in American Judaism The Zionist Fulfillment

Israel and Zion in American Judaism: The Zionist Fulfillment

1st Edition

By Jacob Neusner
October 30, 2020

First published in 1993, Israel and Zion in American Judaism: The Zionist Fulfillment is a collection of 24 essays exploring the concept of who or what is "Israel" following the establishment of the Jewish State in 1948 and the subsequent crisis of self-definition in American Jewry....

Routledge Library Editions: Religion in America

Routledge Library Editions: Religion in America

1st Edition

By Various
October 30, 2020

Originally published between 1982 and 1993, the five volumes in this set explore religion in America through a variety of lenses, examining the development and role of religion within different areas of society.  ...

The Politics of Ethnic Pressure The American Jewish Committee Fight Against Immigration Restriction, 1906-1917

The Politics of Ethnic Pressure: The American Jewish Committee Fight Against Immigration Restriction, 1906-1917

1st Edition

By Judith S Goldstein
October 30, 2020

Originally published in 1990, The Politics of Ethnic Pressure examines and evaluates the lobbying activities of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) between 1906 and 1917. The AJC worked to confront two specific problems: the outbreak of a series of programs against the Jews in Russia, and the ...

The Triangular Connection America, Israel and American Jews

The Triangular Connection: America, Israel and American Jews

1st Edition

By Edward Bernard Glick
October 30, 2020

First published in 1982, The Triangular Connection explores the relationship between two countries, the USA and Israel, and Jews resident in America. Spanning from British Colonial times until 1949, the year in which Israel was admitted to the United Nations, the book traces the interaction ...

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