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Table of Contents: Jewish Historical Studies: A Journal of English-Speaking Jewry 55(1)


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(2024) “Table of Contents: Jewish Historical Studies: A Journal of English-Speaking Jewry 55(1)”, Jewish Historical Studies: A Journal of English-Speaking Jewry 55(1). doi: https://doi.org/10.14324/111.444.jhs.2024v55.00

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12 Jan 2024
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Cover image: Etta and Heshel Daitsh (centre), immigrants from Eastern Europe made good, and their South African-born daughter Enid (right) promenading on Muizenberg Beach in Cape Town, c. 1930. Photograph private collection.

Contents

Introduction
Shirli Gilbert, Avril Alba, and Adam Mendelsohn
ix

Special Issue: Jews in South Africa

The Yiddish press and the making of South African Jewry in the British world: exclusion, libel, and Jewish nationalism, 1890–1914
William Pimlott
1
The intertwining of antisemitism and racism in modern South Africa, c. 1880–1939
Rebecca Hodes and Rodney H. Reznek
27
The other radicals: Zionist-socialist youth in apartheid South Africa, 1948–70
Asher Lubotzky
51
Community cookbooks: a new lens on postwar South African Jewish culture
Gavin Beinart-Smollan
84
The limits of communal dissent: the rise and fall of the Kollel Yad Shaul as South Africa’s premier outreach organization
David Fachler
106

General Articles

A London Jew in the California gold rush
Todd M. Endelman
127
Tierra prometida: Jews from Rhodes in the Belgian Congo and Southern Rhodesia, 1910s–1960s
Dario Miccoli
152

Reflections

Scholarship on South African Jews: state of the field
Shirli Gilbert
176
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Antony Polonsky
219
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Deborah Dash Moore
222
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Rebecca Hodes
226
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Saul Dubow
230
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Milton Shain and Richard Mendelsohn
234
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Veronica Belling
237
Responses to Shirli Gilbert’s Scholarship on South African Jews
Jacob Dlamini
241
Writing history about the ties that bind: reflections
Riva Krut
246
The making of a South African community on the Rand
Riva Krut
251
A changing cast: reflections on the history of antisemitism in South Africa
Milton Shain
286

Reviews

The Medieval Postcolonial Jew, In and Out of Time, by Miriamne Ara Krummel
Geraldine Heng
310
The Christian Jew and the Unmarked Jewess: The Polemics of Sameness in Medieval English Anti-Judaism, by Adrienne Williams Boyarin
Sarah Ifft Decker
315
The Fruit of her Hands: Jewish and Christian Women’s Work in Medieval Catalan Cities, by Sarah Ifft Decker
Nina Caputo
319
Ageing in Medieval Jewish Culture, by Elisha Russ-Fishbane
Samantha Katz Seal
323
Jews in Nineteenth-Century Britain: Charity, Community and Religion, 1830–1880, by Alysa Levene
Rainer Liedtke
327
Jewish Antifascism and the False Promise of Settler Colonialism, by Max Kaiser
Jonathan Hyslop
330
Zwischen Antisemitismus und Apartheid: Jüdinnen und Juden in Südafrika (1948–1990), by Hanno Plass
Sarah Schwab
335