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The Resource A Rosenberg by any other name : a history of Jewish name changing in America, Kirsten Fermaglich

A Rosenberg by any other name : a history of Jewish name changing in America, Kirsten Fermaglich

Label
A Rosenberg by any other name : a history of Jewish name changing in America
Title
A Rosenberg by any other name
Title remainder
a history of Jewish name changing in America
Statement of responsibility
Kirsten Fermaglich
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fermaglich, Kirsten Lise
Dewey number
929.4089/924
Index
index present
LC call number
CS3010
LC item number
.F47 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Names, Personal
  • Names, Personal
  • United States
Label
A Rosenberg by any other name : a history of Jewish name changing in America, Kirsten Fermaglich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sean Ferguson, Winona Ryder, and other Jewish names -- Part I. The rise of Jewish name changing in New York City. 1. Too long, too foreign ... too Jewish?: developing a pattern of Jewish family name changing, 1917-1942 -- 2. What's Uncle Sam's last name?: Jews and name changing in New York City during the World War II era -- Part II. The impact of Jewish name changing after World War II. 3. Changed my name: cultural debates over name changing, passing, and Jewish identity after World War II, 1945-1965 -- 4. Has your surname been changed?: name changing and the politics of Civil Rights activism, 1945-1965 -- Part III. The decline of Jewish name changing in the 1970s and beyond -- 5. My resentment of arbitrary authority: the decline and erasure of name changing in American Jewish society, 1965-2001 -- 6. Not everyone is prepared to remake themselves: name changing in the 21st century
Control code
on1029772069
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9781479867202
Lccn
2018012205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781479867202
  • (OCoLC)1029772069
Label
A Rosenberg by any other name : a history of Jewish name changing in America, Kirsten Fermaglich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Sean Ferguson, Winona Ryder, and other Jewish names -- Part I. The rise of Jewish name changing in New York City. 1. Too long, too foreign ... too Jewish?: developing a pattern of Jewish family name changing, 1917-1942 -- 2. What's Uncle Sam's last name?: Jews and name changing in New York City during the World War II era -- Part II. The impact of Jewish name changing after World War II. 3. Changed my name: cultural debates over name changing, passing, and Jewish identity after World War II, 1945-1965 -- 4. Has your surname been changed?: name changing and the politics of Civil Rights activism, 1945-1965 -- Part III. The decline of Jewish name changing in the 1970s and beyond -- 5. My resentment of arbitrary authority: the decline and erasure of name changing in American Jewish society, 1965-2001 -- 6. Not everyone is prepared to remake themselves: name changing in the 21st century
Control code
on1029772069
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
245 pages
Isbn
9781479867202
Lccn
2018012205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781479867202
  • (OCoLC)1029772069

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