Polin Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 18: Jewish Women in Eastern Europe by ChaeRan FreezePolin Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 18: Jewish Women in Eastern Europe by ChaeRan Freeze

Polin Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 18: Jewish Women in Eastern Europe

EditorChaeRan Freeze, Paula E. Hyman, Antony Polonsky

Paperback | December 13, 2005

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This is the first collection of essays devoted to the study of Jewish women's experiences in eastern Europe. It attempts to go beyond mere description of what women experienced and to explore how gender constructed distinct experiences and identities, seeking thereby to recover lost voices andplace them into a broader analytical framework. It is an important first step in the rethinking of east European Jewish history with the aid of new insights gleaned from the research on gender.
ChaeRan Freeze is Associate Professor of East European Jewish History at Brandeis University. Paula Hyman is Lucy Moses Professor of Modern Jewish History at Yale University. Antony Polonsky is holder of the Albert Abramson Chair of Holocaust Studies at Brandeis University and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D...
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Title:Polin Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 18: Jewish Women in Eastern EuropeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:488 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:December 13, 2005Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1874774935

ISBN - 13:9781874774938

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