Inventing a Discipline: The Leo Baeck Institute and German-Jewish Studies
Publication Date: January 2004
Series: AJS Perspectives: The Newsletter of the Association for Jewish Studies, Spring-Summer 2004, pp.10-11
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Judaic Studies; Language; History; Culture
Coverage: Germany Germany
The author describes the mission and work of the Leo Baeck Institute, the center of world scholarship on German-speaking Jewry. The author describes the holdings of the LBI's archives, its publications, and the impact of the LBI upon the scholarly world.