7 edition of Writing their nations found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-167) and index.
|LC Classifications||PS153.J4 L5 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 176 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||91047015|
Author Dr. Rivkah Lambert Adler in her book Ten From The Nations: Torah Awakening Among Non-Jews pioneers a look inside this phenomenon of a Torah awakening among current and former Christians. Adler, New York native and immigrant to Israel, began writing for Breaking Israel News (BIN) in when she started noticing a trend of non-Jewish. The book Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson comes with book-jacket praise from the usual suspects: Steven Levitt of Freakonomics fame, Jared Diamond of Collapse fame, Nobel Prize “laureate” George Akerlof, and Niall Ferguson, champion of imperialism. Thomas Freidman dashed off a quick review in his New York Times column for April 1, /5(K).
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Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. $ Aside from Emma Lazarus, even specialist readers might not recognize the names of the other writers who populate this study.
They were women from well-to-do German or Sephardic families. The unique literary tradition of nineteenth-century American Jewish women has been largely ignored. In Writing Their Nations, Diane Lichtenstein considers more than twenty-five of these authors, including Emma Lazarus, Rebekah Hyneman, Penina Moise, and Emma Wolf.
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Nationalists argue that their nations have always existed. In Writing Their Nations, Diane Lichtenstein considers more than twenty-five of these authors, including Emma Lazarus, Rebekah Hyneman, Penina Moise, and Emma Wolf.
Their texts illustrate how Jews, women, and other 'outsiders' have simultaneously struggled to maintain their 'other' identity and to be seen as authentically American.
Writing the Nation is designed to continue the preservation of famous American literary works in the minds of college students. Readers will encounter a comprehensive collection of over seventy-five short stories, poems, and novel selections that encompass the distinct writing styles of the writers and eras.
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Prosperity. Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty, first published inis a non-fiction book by Armenian-American economist Daron Acemoglu from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and British political scientist James A.
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The acts of a nation may be triumphant by its good fortune; and its words mighty by the genius of a few of its children. Author: Isaiah identifies the author of the book of Isaiah as the Prophet Isaiah.
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