Book Review: Changing Families

By Caryn Aviv

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), December 2007

Caryn Aviv reviews two books, The Color of Jews: Racial Politics and Radical Diasporism, by Melanie Kay Kantrowitz and The Family Flamboyant: Race Politics, Queer Families, Jewish Lives, by Marla BrettSchneider. According to Aviv both books offer a nuanced, passionate, and sophisticated analysis of slippery Jewish identities in relationship to racial politics and inequality in the United States.

Topic: Race, Black-Jewish Relations, Gender, Social Justice, Homosexuality, Jewish Identification, LGBT Issues, Family, GLBT Issues, Sexuality

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 38/646

Page Number(s): 16-17

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Genre: Book Review

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Aviv, Caryn. Book Review: Changing Families. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). December 2007: 16-17. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6162


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