New York: Published for the Institute by Oxford University Press, 2007. Hardbound. Octavoblue cloth with silver lettering, xvi, 347 pp., book reviews. Very Good. Item #56013
Articles are "'Sephardic and Oriental' Jews in Israel and Western Countries: Migration, Social Change, and Identification," Sergio DellaPergola, "Jews of Muslim Lands in the Modern Period: History and Historiography," Michel Abitbol, "The Brief Career of Prosper Cohen: A Sectorial Analysis of the North African Jewish Leadership in the Early Years of Jewish Statehood," Yaron Tsur, "From Arab Diaspora to Eretz Israel: Literary Portraits of Mizrahi Female Immigrants in the 1940s and 1950s," Doli Benhabib, "The Sephardic Halakhic Tradition in the 20th Century," Zvi Zohar, "'Zikui Harabim': Ovadia Yosef's Approach toward Religious Activism and His Place in the Haredi Movement within Mizrahi Jewry," Nissim Leon, "Studiying Haredi Mizrahim in Israel: Trends, Acheivements, and Challenges," Kimmy Caplan, "Breaking Their Silence: Mizrahi Women and the Israeli Feminist Movement," Henriette Dahan Kalev, "Conditional Homelands and Diasporas: Moroccan Jewish Perspectives," Andre Levy, "Sephardic/Mizrahi/Arab-Jews: Reflections on Critical Sociology and the Study of Middle Eastern Jewries within the Context of Israeli Society," Harvey E. Goldberg and Chen Bram, "The Shaping of Israeli Historiography and the Holocaust," Dan Michman, "The Rabin Assassination: Looking Back at a National Trauma," Gerald Cromer.