ON BEING JEWISH

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WILLIAM HEINEMANN
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Buy This Book in Print. summary. In Being Jewish in the New Germany, Peck explores the diversity of contemporary Jewish life and the complex struggles within the community—and among Germans in general—over history, responsibility, culture, and identity. He provides a glimpse of an emerging, if conflicted, multicultural country and examines Cited by: The Art of Being Jewish in Modern Times is the first work to analyze modern Jewry's engagement with the arts as a whole, including music, theater, dance, film, museums, architecture, painting, sculpture, and more.

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The siddur is being sold on behalf of its current owner, an American living in Israel who bought it from Monroe’s estate inThe Jewish Chronicle reported. The prayer book was previously. “Two souls within a single body”—that is how the Israeli journalist and author Amos Elon described the tension of being Jewish and German in his book The Pity of It All: A Portrait of the German-Jewish Epoch –But the challenge did not end with the Holocaust.

The Book of Leviticus comes to life here, with its injunctions to leave part of the harvest for the needy, and with all of its concern and compassion for the underprivileged within the society. The text contains complexities; yet these fade away against the simple message of a Divine plan fulfilling itself among decent people: Ruth, Naomi and Boaz all occupy the stage in turn, and God‘s.

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