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American Jewish Historical Society, Twenty-Fourth Annual Meeting
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written by Albert Marx Friedenberg, 1881-1942, in Markus Brann Archive, of National Library of Israel. Archive (Friedenberg, Albert Marx) (1916) , 3 page(s)
4 Briefe (1915-1920, New York), 2 Broschüren Brann, Marcus an Friedenberg, Albert Marx - 4 Briefe (19001915, Breslau), Abschriften
written by Albert Marx Friedenberg, 1881-1942, in Markus Brann Archive, of National Library of Israel. Archive (Friedenberg, Albert Marx) (1916) , 3 page(s)
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American Jewish Historical Society Twenty-Seventh Annual Meeting
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written by American Jewish Historical Society, in Markus Brann Archive, of National Library of Israel. Archive (American Jewish Historical Society (unterschrieben - Friedenberg, Albert)) (1919) , 3 page(s)
written by American Jewish Historical Society, in Markus Brann Archive, of National Library of Israel. Archive (American Jewish Historical Society (unterschrieben - Friedenberg, Albert)) (1919) , 3 page(s)
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The Lord's Song In A Strange Land: Music And Identity In Contemporary Jewish Worship
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written by Jeffrey A. Summit, fl. 1990; edited by Mark Slobin, 1943-, in American Musicspheres (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2003, originally published 2000), 172 page(s)
Across the United States, Jews come together every week to sing and pray in a wide variety of worship communities. Through this music, made by and for ordinary folk, these worshipers define and re-define their relationship to the continuity of Jewish tradition and the realities of American life. Combining oral his...
written by Jeffrey A. Summit, fl. 1990; edited by Mark Slobin, 1943-, in American Musicspheres (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2003, originally published 2000), 172 page(s)
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American Muslim Teens Talk
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produced by Islam Project (New York, NY: Independent Production Fund, 2004), 32 mins
Thrust into the media spotlight post 9/11, Muslim teenagers in the United States have faced suspicion and often, intolerance. This half-hour video features nine teens in a refreshing, first-person look at modern Muslim American youth who illustrate the diversity that is Islam: they are African-American, American-C...
produced by Islam Project (New York, NY: Independent Production Fund, 2004), 32 mins
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American Mystic
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directed by Alex Mar; composed by Nathan Larson, 1970-; produced by Nicholas Shumaker (Alive Mind, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
Set against the rich, color-soaked backdrop of America's rural landscapes, Alex Mar's lyrical first work is a bold and artful documentary that braids together the stories of three young Americans who have chosen to sacrifice comforts in order to embrace the fringes of alternative religion. The subjects include Chu...
directed by Alex Mar; composed by Nathan Larson, 1970-; produced by Nicholas Shumaker (Alive Mind, 2010), 1 hour 22 mins
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American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3, Utopian Promise
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produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins

When British colonists landed in the Americas, they created communities that they hoped would serve as a "light onto the nations." But what role would the native inhabitants play in this new model community? This program compares the answers of two important groups, the Puritans and Quakers, and exposes the lastin...

produced by Ian McCluskey, fl. 2003 and Carla Farrell Frazier, fl. 2003, Oregon Public Broadcasting, in American Passages: A Literary Survey, Episode 3 (District of Columbia: Annenberg Learner, 2003), 28 mins
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The American Pragmatists
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(BBC Worldwide), 42 mins
Bryan Magee presents a stimulating and accessible history of Western philosophy through the ages, beginning with Plato and Aristotle, and following the story through the centuries, via Descartes, Kant and Nietzsche, to recent figures such as Bertrand Russell and Wittgenstein. Magee interviews internationally renow...
(BBC Worldwide), 42 mins
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The Amish: Not to Be Modern
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directed by Victoria Larimore and Michael Taylor (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 1 hour 5 mins
The Amish do not generally permit photography because of their interpretation of the biblical commandment against the making of graven images. This film is an exclusive portrait of a rarely-filmed religious community that separates itself from the world. Photographed over four seasons, the film captures the day-to...
directed by Victoria Larimore and Michael Taylor (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1985), 1 hour 5 mins
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Amish Riddle
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produced by EKIS (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 3 mins
This fascinating film on the Amish in Pennsylvania shows a dynamic people, who, contrary to popular belief, are not relics frozen in time. Through gentle modification of their rules they are able to prosper in commercial enterprises. While they shun modern conveniences that may pull the community apart, they are p...
produced by EKIS (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1992), 1 hour 3 mins
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Ancient Discoveries, Secret Science of the Occult
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directed by Tom Dumican, fl. 2009, in Ancient Discoveries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2009), 45 mins
In Mexico, explorers use a sacred ancient Mayan temple code to search for an occult underworld engineered in the depths of the earth–a mysterious site where no TV cameras have ever ventured. In Britain, investigators uncover the secret technologies behind a life size statue of Jesus Christ that miraculously came...
directed by Tom Dumican, fl. 2009, in Ancient Discoveries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 2009), 45 mins
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