Conservative Judaism in America: A Biographical Dictionary by Pamela S. Nadell

By Pamela S. Nadell

Conservative Judaism in the USA: A Biographical Dictionary and Sourcebook is the 1st broad attempt to record the lives and careers of crucial leaders in Conservatism's first century and to supply a quick heritage of the circulation and its important associations. It comprises essays at the heritage of the circulate and at the evolution of its significant associations: The Jewish Theological Seminary of the United States, The Rabbinical meeting, and The United Synagogue of the USA. It additionally includes one hundred thirty five biographical entries at the prime figures of Conservative Judaism, appendices, and a whole bibliography on assets of analysis.

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4, pp. 100-03; PRA 1940 vol. 7, p. 30; PRA 1947 vol. 11, pp. 53-63. 16. PRA 1929 vol. 3, pp. 57-59. 17. "Report of Committee on Jewish Law," PRA 1935 vol. 5, pp. 167-69. 18. Max Arzt, "Conservative Judaism Comes of Age," PRA 1975 vol. 37, pp. 33233; "Report of the Special Committee on the Problem of the Agunah," PRA 1936 vol. 5, pp. 333-35; PRA 1938 vol. 5, p. 406. 19. Louis Epstein, Li-Shealat Ha-Agunah (New York, 1940); David Aronson, "Dr. Louis M. Epstein's The Agunah Question,' " PRA 1940 vol.

26, pp. 233-38. 35. "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1963 vol. 27, pp. 221-29. 36. PRA 1964 vol. 28, pp. 240-41. 37. PRA 1960 vol. 24, p. 70; PRA 1961 vol. 25, p. 191; William Greenfeld, "Future Prospects of the Bet Din," PRA 1957 vol. 21, pp. 175-81; PRA 1957 vol. 21, pp. 5 8 59; "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1968 vol. 32, p. 215. 38. "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1967 vol. 31, pp. 189-94; PRA 1968 vol. 32, pp.

236; "Responsum on the Sabbath," PRA 1950 vol. 15, pp. 119-34. 29. "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1951 vol. 15, pp. 40-42. 30. David Aronson, "Kedat Moshe Ve'Yisrael," PRA 1951 vol. 15, pp. 120-40; "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1952 vol. 16, pp. 4853. 31. "Report of the Steering Committee of the Joint Law Conference, 1953-54,'' PRA 1954 vol. 18, pp. 62-68. 32. "Report of the Committee on Jewish Law and Standards," PRA 1957 vol. 21, pp. 27-28.

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