6 edition of Jews and the sporting life found in the catalog.
Jews and the sporting life
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Ezra Mendelsohn.|
|Series||Studies in contemporary Jewry -- 23|
|LC Classifications||GV709.6 .J47 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008023777|
The novels of Chaim Potok dramatize young Jews finding their way to forms of Jewish life they wish to hold on to – their “second naiveté” – but at the real cost of leaving behind their former innocence and shocking or even alienating their communities of origin in the process. “‘Boxing for Everyone’: Jewish DPs, Sports, and Boxing,” in Jews and the Sporting Life (Studies in Contemporary Jewry: An Annual 23), ed. Ezra Mendelsohn (New York: Oxford University Press, ), “Yizkor!
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The essays brought together in Jews and the Sporting Life expand the body of knowledge about the place sports occupied, and continue to occupy, in Jewish life. They examine the connection between sports and Jewish nationalism, particularly Zionism, and how organized Jewish sports have been an agent of nation-building.
Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII - Kindle edition by Mendelsohn, Ezra, Mendelsohn, Ezra. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Jews and the Sporting Life: Studies in Contemporary Jewry : $ Get this from a library.
Jews and the sporting life. [Ezra Mendelsohn; Makhon le-Yahadut zemanenu ʻa. Avraham Harman.;] -- "Volume XXIII of the distinguished annual Studies in Contemporary Jewry explores the role of sports in modern Jewish history.
The centrality of sports in modern life - in popular and even in high. Jews and the Sporting Life by Ezra Mendelsohn,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Ezra Mendelsohn. Jews and the Sporting Life Studies in Contemporary Jewry XXIII Edited by Ezra Mendelsohn Studies in Contemporary Jewry.
Volume XXIII of the acclaimed Studies in Contemporary Jewry series published on behalf of the Institute for the Study of Contemporary Jewry explores the largely overlooked role of sports in modern Jewish history.
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Scholars believe that sports have been a historical avenue for Jewish people to overcome obstacles toward their participation in secular society (especially before the midth century in Europe and the United States).
Jews are known as the "People of the Book" for good reason. The Torah, otherwise known as the Hebrew Bible, has inspired debate and sparked imaginations for thousands of years, and the Talmud is itself an imaginative compendium of Jewish legal debate.
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That is why, according to the rabbis, the rules of God’s court are different from those of a worldly. The disconnect from the practicalities of political life made him an alienated, abstract being, in the same way that Christianity preferred to abstain from material life, the biblical commandments and sexuality, and became a religion of spirituality itself.
This is an important book for Jews, separately, and for Christians, separately, and. These troupes evolved spontaneously, and went from one camp to another. They sang, recited, told jokes the subconscious will to exist propelled us back into the circle of life. The Jews in the DP camps established theaters and orchestras.
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