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New world Hasidim : ethnographic studies of Hasidic Jews in America / edited by Janet S. Belcove-Shalin.

Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, c1995.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 285 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
SUNY series in anthropology and Judaic studies
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Subjects:
Hasidism -- United States.
Hasidism -- United States -- Social conditions.
Jews -- United States -- Politics and government.
Habad -- United States.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
Contents:
Boundaries and self-presentation among the Hasidim : a study in identity maintenance \ William Shaffir
HaBaD & Habban : "770's" impact on a Yemenite Jewish community in Israel \ Laurence D. Loeb
Language of the heart : music in Lubavitcher life \ Ellen Koskoff
Varieties of fundamentalist experience : Lubavitch Hasidic and fundamentalist Christian approaches to contemporary family life \ Lynn Davidman and Janet S
Engendering orthodoxy : newly orthodox women and Hasidism \ Debra R. Kaufman
Agents or victims of religious ideology? : approaches to locating Hasidic women in feminist studies \ Bonnie Morris
Economic revitalization of the Hasidic community of Williamsburg \ George Kranzler
Home in exile : Hasidism in the New World \ Janet S. Belcove-Shalin
Bobover Hasidism Piremshpiyl : from folk drama for Purim to a ritual of transcending the Holocaust \ Shifra Epstein \ Charismatic leader of the Hasidic community : the Zaddiq, the Rebbe \ Solomon Poll
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Belcove-Shalin, Janet S., 1954-
ISBN:
0791422453
0791422461 (pbk.)
OCLC:
29792217