CCAR JOURNAL: THE REFORM JEWISH QUARTERLY

Published by the Central Conference of American Rabbis

Excerpts from the FALL 2011 ISSUE

 

FROM THE EDITOR

At the Gates - בשערים

ARTICLES

Cold Case: The Micaiah Mysteries
David J. Zucker

Ich Bin Benjaminer
Brian Weinstein

Dr. Werner Weinberg: The Sources and Components of His Educational Approach 
Donald Tam

Progressive Religious Zionism: An Ongoing Dialogue

Introduction 
Lawrence A. Englander

Reform Zionism as Political Theology
Stanley M. Davids

Zionization Requires Peoplehoodization 
David M. Sofian

Progressive Religious Zionism: From Ideology to Practice
Lawrence A. Englander

Reform Judaism and Israel
David Ariel-Joel

Criticism from a Place of Love
Ada Zavidov

The Poster
Daniel R. Allen

The International Delegitimization Campaign against Israel and the Urgent Need of a Comprehensive Two-State, End-of-Conflict Peace Agreement
John L. Rosove

Prelude to an Arab Spring
Ruth H. Sohn

 

RESPONSES TO WINTER 2011 SYMPOSIUM ISSUE ON FINDING OUR PATH
Haim Asa 
Walter Rothschild

POETRY

Prayer
Steven Critelli

A Blessing for Eric
Daniel T. Barkowitz

 

BOOK REVIEWS

A Garland of Israeli Literary Excellence
Four Book Reviews of Recently Published Works

Homeland Grasp (Ahizat Moledet)
Abraham B. Yehoshua

1948
Yoram Kaniuk

When Heroes Fly
Amir Gutfreund

Rose of Lebanon
Lea Aini

Reviewed by Israel Zoberman

 

Syndrome or Symbol? Story, Place, and Masculinity in Recent Fiction about Israel—A Review Essay

Wherever You Go
Joan Leegant

Almost Dead
Assaf Gavron

Reviewed by Stephanie Friedman