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6 edition of Jewish Mothers found in the catalog.

Jewish Mothers

by Lloyd Wolf

  • 298 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on parenting,
  • Judaism,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Worship,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Photography,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • Women In Judaism,
  • Subjects & Themes - Portraits,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Photo Essays,
  • Mothers,
  • Judaism - General,
  • Parenting - Motherhood,
  • Photography / Portraits,
  • 20th century,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States,
  • Interviews,
  • Jewish women

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAnne Roiphe (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8001876M
    ISBN 100811827895
    ISBN 109780811827898

      A Jewish mother can also be a Puerto Rican father, a Black mother or a parent of any sex, religion or color. What I am going to talk to you about today are the most desirable characteristics of a. Book Description: The 'Jewish mother' figure is a hallmark of Jewish culture, one which appears in the works of rabbis, artists, poets, and activists across time and place. While depictions of mothers and motherhood abound in Jewish writings, they vary significantly according to social context.

    The negative, stale image of the Jewish mother still resides actively in our culture. We need to read daughters’ rich memoirs of their mothers, to encourage scholarship on Jewish mothers — to uncover the richness and complexity of the real lives of Jewish mothers and their families. We have to .   Since Siegel began the Instagram sharing text exchanges with her mom in November , Crazy Jewish Mom has racked up nearly , followers and a bevy of media attention, which Siegel, 26, has.

      Mothers in the Jewish Cultural Imagination, edited by Marjorie Lehman, Jane L. Kanarek, and Simon J. Bronner, Oxford University Press: New York, The popular image of the “Jewish mother” is loud, overbearing, and constantly urging food upon family and strangers alike. This book presents a synthetic history of the family — the most basic building block of medieval Jewish communities — in Germany and northern France during the High Middle Ages. Concentrating on the special roles of mothers and children, it also advances recent efforts to write a comparative Jewish-Christian social history.


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Six-Word Memoirs on Jewish Life.” In a book that contains personal takes on Jewish life, there is no topic more popular than family, and no family member mentioned more often than Mom.

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From the first talkie, The Jazz Singer to Woody Allen’s. This is a funny book. I have given several copies to many of my friends both Jewish and gentile.

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Sefer Yetzirah (Hebrew: ספר יצירה ‎ Sēpher Yəṣîrâh, Book of Formation, or Book of Creation) is the title of the earliest extant book on Jewish mysticism, although some early commentators treated it as a treatise on mathematical and linguistic theory as opposed to Kabbalah [citation needed] [dubious – discuss].

Yetzirah is more literally translated as "Formation"; the word. Kveller and Motherwell‘s Best Books of !. Publishers Weekly (starred review): “In this insightful and humorous guide to being a better parent, Ingall, a columnist for Tablet magazine who grew up Conservative, attended an Orthodox day school, and married a Reform Jew, draws on her own experience as a mother, as well as a plethora of Jewish and secular sources, to create a highly.

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