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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Introduction : rituals, identities, and politics The circumcision questions in the German-speaking lands, 1843-1857 German unification, emancipation, and the "ritual questions" The radicalization of the ritual questions, 1880-1916 "The disgrace of our century!" : circumcision, kosher butchering, and modern German politics The Schächtfragen and Jewish political behavior A "renaissance" for the ritual questions? : the ritual debates of the Weimar Republic.
9780801445453 0801445450 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-274) and index.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.