Oxford: Berghahn Books, Published for the Institute, 2008. Hardbound. Octavo in dust jacket, frontispiece photo, xvi, 388 pp., b/w photos, bibliography for 2007, list of contributors, index. Very Good. Item #58264
Preface by the editors. Articles are "Yiddish - Language of Conversion? Linguistic Adaptation and its Limits in Early Modern 'Judenmission,'" Aya Elyada, "Colonialism and Antisemitism during the 'Kaiserreich': Bernhard Dernberg and the Antisemites," Christian Stuart Davis, "Publishing the Moses Mendelssohn 'Jubiläumsausgabe' in Weimar and Nazi Germany," Michah Gottlieb, "'Der Spiegel' and the Image of Jews in Germany: The Early Years, 1947-1956," David Heredia, "Immigration and Change: German Jewish Presences in the United States and Germany, 25-27 March 2007, New York. A Conference Report," Sibylle Quack, "Reflections on Hitler's Refugees in the Untied States. Keynote Speech," Peter Gay, "'A Very Modest Experiment' - The Jewish Refugee Settlement in Sosua, 1940-1945," Marion A. Kaplan, "German Jews as Provincial Cosmopolitans: Reflections from the Upper west Side," Atina Grossman, "The Democratic Promise: The Impact of German-Jewish Immigration on Social Work in the United States," Michael Reich, "The Restitution of Jewish Cultural Objects and the Activities of Jewish Cultural Reconstruction Inc.," Katharina Rauschenberger, "'...what the word liberty means to me now.' Harry Lipstadt's Imprisonment and Escape from Hamburg," Wilfred Weinke.