Chutzpah


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Dershowitz, Alan M.


Keyword(s):
Jews -- United States -- Biography. Lawyers -- United States -- Biography. Jews -- United States -- Politics and government. Jews -- Politics and government -- 1948- Jews -- Identity. Antisemitism -- United States. Antisemitismus. Dershowitz, Alan M. Dershowitz, Alan M. United States -- Ethnic relations. Juden. USA.


Year:
1991


Pages:
378 p.


Publisher:
Little, Brown


Publisher location:
Boston


Accession number:
23048875


Label:
Box 60


Notes:
25 cm. A Polish Jew comes to America: Jewish century of American life -- Leaving Brooklyn: learning about anti-semitism in the real world -- Harvard: quotas, conflicts, and honors -- Going on television: pervasiveness of anti-Jewish attitudes -- Auschwitz: holocaust, justice, and faith -- Visiting synagogues around the world: exploring the different meanings of Jewishness -- Israel: an American Jewish civil libertarian goes to Israel -- In the Soviet Union: are we our brothers' and sisters' keepers? -- In Marion prison: Pollard case and the crisis in American Jewish leadership -- Jews in a "Christian America": separation of church and state. Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-366) and index. Alan M. Dershowitz. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: E184.J5; Dewey: 973/.04924


ISBN:
ISBN: 0316181374; 9780316181372 LCCN: 91-6443


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Edition:
1st


Abstract:
A provocative reflection on his generation of Jews in America: about the changes they have witnessed, the changes they have created, and the changes that must still take place.


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