Recent Developments in German-Jewish Studies (1980 - Present)
Publication Date: January 2004
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Spring-Summer 2004, pp.6-7.
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Judaic Studies; History; Higher Education; Publications
Coverage: Germany Germany
The author reviews the history of the academic study of German Jewry. He outlines major scholarly pioneers and institutions, and their legacies, discussing new anthologies and histories, and discussing the distinction between German-Jewish studies and Holocaust studies.