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The Resource Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler

Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler

Label
Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture
Title
Adventures in Yiddishland
Title remainder
postvernacular language & culture
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Shandler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Adventures in Yiddishland examines the transformation of Yiddish in the six decades since the Holocaust, tracing its shift from the language of daily life for millions of Jews to what the author terms a postvernacular language of diverse and expanding symbolic value. With a thorough command of modern Yiddish culture as well as its centuries-old history, Jeffrey Shandler investigates the remarkable diversity of contemporary encounters with the language. His study traverses the broad spectrum of people who engage with Yiddish--from Hasidim to avant-garde performers, Jews as well as non-Jews, flu
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shandler, Jeffrey
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yiddish language
  • Yiddish language
  • Jews
  • Language and culture
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • RELIGION
  • Yiddish language
  • Jews
  • Language and culture
  • Yiddish language
  • Jews
  • Language and culture
  • Yiddish language
  • Yiddish language
Label
Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Encountering Yiddishland -- Beyond the mother tongue -- Founded in translation -- Yiddish as a performance art -- Absolut tchotchke -- Wanted dead or alive?
Control code
ocm61730685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520931770
Lccn
2005005293
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1nw3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61730685
Label
Adventures in Yiddishland : postvernacular language & culture, Jeffrey Shandler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Encountering Yiddishland -- Beyond the mother tongue -- Founded in translation -- Yiddish as a performance art -- Absolut tchotchke -- Wanted dead or alive?
Control code
ocm61730685
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 volume)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520931770
Lccn
2005005293
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt1nw3
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61730685

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