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A Price Below Rubies

Jewish Women as Rebels and Radicals

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PAPERBACK

$17.50 • £14.95 • €16.00

ISBN 9780674704114

Publication Date: 07/15/1998

Short

352 pages

6 x 9 inches

8 halftones

Not for sale in UK, British Commonwealth & Europe (except Canada)

  • Introduction
  • 1. A Footnote to History: Women in Jewish Society before the Enlightenment
  • 2. Singing for the Revolution: Anna Kuliscioff and Other Early Radicals
  • 3. Eight Candles on the Christmas Tree: Rosa Luxemburg as Woman and Jew
  • 4. The Double Rebellion: Esther Frumkin and the Women of the Bund
  • 5. A Radical in Transit: Manya Shochat and the Zionist Women Pioneers
  • 6. The Rebel as Lacemaker: Bertha Pappenheim and the Problem of Jewish Feminism
  • 7. ‘I Need a Violent Strike’: Rose Pesotta and American Jewish Immigrant Unionists
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Index

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