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The Resource Doubting the devout : the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination, Nora L. Rubel

Doubting the devout : the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination, Nora L. Rubel

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Doubting the devout : the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination
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Doubting the devout
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the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination
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Nora L. Rubel
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eng
Summary
Before 1985, depictions of ultra-Orthodox Jews in popular American culture were rare, and if they did appear, in films such as Fiddler on the Roof or within the novels of Chaim Potok, they evoked a nostalgic vision of Old World tradition. Yet the ordination of women into positions of religious leadership and other controversial issues have sparked an increasingly visible and voluble culture war between America's ultra-Orthodox and non-Orthodox Jews, one that has found a particularly creative voice in literature, media, and film. Unpacking the work of Allegra Goodman, Tova
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Religion and American culture
Doubting the devout : the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination, Nora L. Rubel
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Doubting the devout : the ultra-orthodox in the Jewish American imagination, Nora L. Rubel
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/rube14186
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
A family feud -- Orthodoxy and nostalgia in the American Jewish imagination -- Rebbes' daughters: the new chosen -- The new Jewish gothic -- Muggers in black coats -- Conclusion: they are us in other clothes
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