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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 139–140.
Published: 01 January 2015
... insight into its place in present societies. Nick Johnson Colorado State University Henry Ford s War on Jews and the Legal Battle against Hate Speech. By Victoria Saker Woeste. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2012. 424 pp., $55.00, hardback, ISBN 978-0-80477-234-1. If some political alliances make...
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Agricultural History (2013) 87 (2): 224–245.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Kevin D. Goldberg Abstract “Reaping the Judenfrage ” integrates the vast body of literature on the nineteenth-century “Jewish question” with the long-forgotten “artificial wine question” of the same period. German and Austrian Jews played pivotal roles in the wine trade, often as merchants...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 512–544.
Published: 01 October 2020
... contemporaine, 1860-1960 (Paris: Presses universitaires de France, 1965); Sam Kassow, “Community and Identity in the Interwar Shtetl,” in The Jews of Poland between Two World Wars , ed. Yisrael Gutman, Ezra Mendelsohn, Jehuda Reinharz, and Chone Shmeruk (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1989...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 557–561.
Published: 01 October 2020
... that took place from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries. The settlers were East and Central European Jews who looked for shelter from economic hardships or antisemitism that swept their home countries. Behind these projects, however, stood Western Jewish philanthropic organizations...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 244–259.
Published: 01 April 2002
... catalyzed the Jewish colonization of Wellington, Nevada. The first of these was the forced emigration of millions of Russian Jews following a wave of anti-Semitism during the reign of Czar Alexander III beginning in 1881. The second was the desperate attempt by the state of Nevada to offset the effect...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 138–139.
Published: 01 January 2015
... Johnson Colorado State University Henry Ford s War on Jews and the Legal Battle against Hate Speech. By Victoria Saker Woeste. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2012. 424 pp., $55.00, hardback, ISBN 978-0-80477-234-1. If some political alliances make strange bedfellows then it should come...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 553–556.
Published: 01 October 2020
... only limited success for a variety of reasons. Zionists and non-Zionists agreed, however, that the resettlement of East European Jews would function as a safety valve. Colonization would decrease urban population and ease social tensions. Jewish farmers would improve society by leaving their world...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 555–556.
Published: 01 October 2016
... of the holocaust. gerhard shows that when plundering food from the Soviet union proved inadequate, the regime requisitioned resources in the general government of Poland. When german administrators balked, backe insisted that the 3.5 million Jews living there needed to be eliminated. by the end of 1942, major...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (4): 554–555.
Published: 01 October 2016
... insisted that the 3.5 million Jews living there needed to be eliminated. by the end of 1942, major death camps were operational, and most Polish Jews had been killed. because millions of people in Poland and the Soviet union had perished, gerhard states, rations in germany were not cut. The book includes...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 545–552.
Published: 01 October 2020
... for “agricultural workers.” This blatantly cynical move employed a “seemingly innocuous category [that] effectively targeted eastern European Jews who had historically been barred from farming.” David FitzGerald and David Cook-Martin, Culling the Masses: The Democratic Origins of Racist Immigration Policy...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 228–257.
Published: 01 April 2007
..., money-lenders, physicians, and of course rabbis. Sometimes these changes of occupation were the result of intentional restriction by external authorities. For example, by the Middle Ages, governments throughout Europe prohibited Jews from owning land. By the nineteenth century both the world...
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Agricultural History (2020) 94 (4): 562–567.
Published: 01 October 2020
... beyond the naturally occurring enmity between Jews and Arabs; if permitted by saber-rattling political leaders, neighbors more often than not choose mutually beneficial accommodation over perpetual fights. In other words, even neighbors with historic grudges can coexist given a chance. Regarding land...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 July 2001
... of diverse ethnic groups, notably Jews and Chinese. How Mississippi River floods, the boll weevil, and World War I affected the economy appear as well. Whether these themes have compelling validity elsewhere in southern agriculture will provide fodder for future debates. Only casually does the au? thor...
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Agricultural History (2000) 74 (1): 105–106.
Published: 01 January 2000
... on farms?he makes a great deal of the irony of a northeastern Jew working on and writing about Midwestern hog farms? and his knowledge comes through in the book. Where the book falls short, in my view, is (ironically) in those sections wherein Horwitz strives to link, as he puts it in his subtitle, "pigs...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (3): 448–449.
Published: 01 July 2015
... that it is hard to document how much people at the grassroots level blamed stalin, the soviet system, the Jews, officialdom, or any other specific figures or collectivities for the famine (177). hennadii Boriak s interesting article records the destruction by soviet police and archival administrators...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 532–533.
Published: 01 October 2008
..., in "Recent Work on the Agrarian History ofMedieval Britain," discuss the demise ofMichael Post an's Open Fields/East Midlands model, integrate the new findings of ar chaeology, and pay obeisance towomen's work and Jews in a short contri bution with a bibliography that appears to treat themajor contributions...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (4): 604–605.
Published: 01 October 2017
... that by the end of the decade, these clergymen began seeing the federal program as having usurped their moral authority in society. Along with white Protestants, many other religious groups became involved in the politics of the New Deal, including Catholics, Jews, and an assortment of African American churches...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 150–151.
Published: 01 January 2015
... reliable certification and paid attention to agencies reputations. Even though only 8 percent of kosher food consumers are observant Jews, the stakes for those consumers are high. Many believe that consumption of non-kosher food, even by mistake, irreversibly contaminates one s soul (65). To ensure...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (1): 140–142.
Published: 01 January 2015
... of his anti-Semitic book, The International Jew. Ford agreed, but he never intended to keep his end of the bargain. After all, he never changed his views. As soon as all of the lawsuits were dropped, he abandoned his alliance with Marshall. This left Marshall with the futile tasks of convincing...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 366–368.
Published: 01 July 2001
... Jews and Chinese. How Mississippi River floods, the boll weevil, and World War I affected the economy appear as well. Whether these themes have compelling validity elsewhere in southern agriculture will provide fodder for future debates. Only casually does the au? thor mention drainage...