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Raising Secular Jews
Yiddish Schools and Their Periodicals for American Children, 1917–1950
Naomi Prawer Kadar; David G. Roskies, intro.

Brandeis University Press



Contents

• Illustrations
• Foreword by David G. Roskies
• Preface
• Acknowledgments
• The Rise of Secular Yiddish Schools
• Children’s Magazines: From Cover to Cover
• Farband’s
Kindervelt: Living in Two Cultures
• The Sholem Aleichem Schools’
Kinder zhurnal: Yiddish for the American Child
• The Workmen’s Circle’s
Kinder tsaytung: A More Beautiful and Better World
• The Ordn Schools’
Yungvarg: A Progressive Jewish Education
• Writing the Holocaust for Children
• The Child Hero and the Uses of Fantasy
• Folklore and Jewish Folk Heroes
• Almost at Home in America
• Notes
• Bibliography
• Selected Biographies: Educators, Writers, and Artists in Children’s Yiddish Magazines
• Index

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