elcome to Brandeis University Press, a member press of the University Press of New England (UPNE). Brandeis University Press publishes in a variety of scholarly and general interest fields, including books in the Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life, the HBI Series on Jewish Women, the Schusterman Series in Israel Studies, the Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry Series, the Brandeis Library of Modern Jewish Thought, the Brandeis Series on Gender, Culture, Religion, and Law, and the Menahem Stern Jerusalem Lectures (sponsored by the Historical Society of Israel). Our critically acclaimed, award-winning books cover diverse subjects and perspectives relating to politics, culture, history, gender, religion, philosophy, language, and literature. While we are committed to publishing compelling and innovative approaches to the study of the Jewish experience worldwide, Brandeis University Press's broader goal is to illuminate subjects of all stripes with intelligence, curiosity, and care.

A History
Anita Shapira

A history of Israel in the context of the modern Jewish experience and the history of the Middle East

2011 Jewish Book Winner Winner of the 2012 National Jewish Book Award
in History
Holocaust Literature
A History and Guide
David G. Roskies, Naomi Diamant

A comprehensive assessment of Holocaust literature, from World War II to the present day
Jewhooing the Sixties
American Celebrity and Jewish Identity—Sandy Koufax,
Lenny Bruce, Bob Dylan, and Barbra Streisand

David E. Kaufman

A lively look at four major Jewish celebrities of early 1960s America, who together made their mark on both American culture and Jewish identity
Gender, Religion, and Family Law
Theorizing Conflicts between Women’s Rights
and Cultural Traditions

Lisa Fishbayn Joffe, ed.; Sylvia Neil, ed.

Groundbreaking theoretical and legal approaches to resolving conflicts between gender equality and cultural practices

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