PaRDeS : Journal of the Association for Jewish Studies in Germany = Foreign Entanglements: Transnational American Jewish Studies [article]

Hasia Diner, Markus Krah, Shari Rabin, Yitzchak Schwartz, Mirjam Thulin, Oskar Czendze, Imanuel Clemens Schmidt, Jessica Cooperman, Elisabeth Gallas, Miriam Rürup, Jürgen Heyde, Thomas Meyer (+7 others)
2021 PaRDeS : Zeitschrift der Vereinigung für Jüdische Studien e.V.; 27  
The field of American Jewish studies has recently trained its focus on the transnational dimensions of its subject, reflecting in more sustained ways than before about the theories and methods of this approach. Yet, much of the insight to be gained from seeing American Jewry as constitutively entangled in many ways with other Jewries has not yet been realized. Transnational American Jewish studies are still in their infancy. This issue of PaRDeS presents current research on the multiple
more » ... ments of American with Central European, especially German-speaking Jewries in the 19th and 20th centuries. The articles reflect the wide range of topics that can benefit from a transnational understanding of the American Jewish experience as shaped by its foreign entanglements.
doi:10.25932/publishup-51933 fatcat:cln7fpal35gyti64cskqlsgane