Book Reviews: Linda Nochlin and Tamar Garb, The Jew in the Text: Modernity and the Construction of Identity; Marla Brettschneider, The Narrow Bridge: Jewish Views on Multiculturalism; Jeffrey Rubin-Dorsky and Shelley Fisher Fishkin, People of the Book: Thirty Scholars Reflect on Their Jewish Identity [article]

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