Book Review: Women Remaking American Judaism

By Judith Rosenbaum

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), January 2008

In her review of Riv-Ellen Prell's Women Remaking American Judaism, the author describes the book's organization into three sections that demonstrate the diversity of Jewish feminist approaches: reenvisioning Judaism, redefining Judaism and reframing Judaism. Furthermore, the author praises Prell's introduction for going beyond a summary and synthesis of the individual essays and creating a larger context for the project by examining the relationship between Jewish feminism and the Enlightenment.

Topic: History, Feminism, Publications, Community Development, Scholarship, Academic Research

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

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: 38/647

Page Number(s): 14, 17

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Genre: Book Review

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Rosenbaum, Judith. Book Review: Women Remaking American Judaism. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). January 2008: 14, 17. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=6416


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