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21:16 Jewish Americans Albert Einstein  Norman mailer, Joseph Heller Allen Ginsberg Aaron Copland George Gerishwin Irving Berlin Jack Benning Hank Greenberg Who is a jew? Religion Ethnicity Custom History of the Jews Trace history back to Abraham Moses led the Jews out of Egypt Diaspora- spreading out of the Jewish people from the promise land “Israel” Jews tended to keep there heritage intact Jews who were in captivity maintained heritage and established communities  that stayed faithful Jews in Europe Sephardic Hebrew for Spain Forced out of certain places, “the wandering Jew” Ashkenazim ( worked garment) East Poland
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Largest proportions of Jews in the world Hebrew from Germany Forced Jews to live in PALE- Russian territory * Stereotypes and anti-Semitism Blood libel o Urban myth circulate throughout Europe saying that Jews used children 
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course CLT 3370 taught by Professor Eaverly during the Spring '06 term at University of Florida.

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