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Post-Communist Jewish Identities: Books

Annotated bibliographies on several aspects of the subject.

Jewish Tourism

This section was compiled by
Kylie Amick.


An Assessment of the Jewish American Travel Market: For the Israel Ministry of Tourism: Executive Summary. Princeton, NJ: Response Analysis, 1998. Print.

Antick, Paul, Syd Shelton, and John Slyce. Itourist? Journeys Through the Holocaust. Southampton : John Hansard Gallery, 2007.

Aviv, Caryn, and David Shneer. New Jews: The End of the Jewish Diaspora. New York: New York University Press, 2005. Print.

Baigell, Matthew, and James E. Young, eds. The Art of Memory: Holocaust Memorials in History. New York, NY: Prestel: Neues Publishing Company, 1994. Print.

Ben-Ari, Eyal, and Yoram Bilu. Grasping Land: Space and Place in Contemporary Israeli Discourse and Experience. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1997. Print.

Beriss, David, and David E Sutton. The Restaurants Book: Ethnographies of Where to Eat. New York, NY: Berg, 2007. Print.

Breslauer, Daniel S., ed. The Seductiveness of Jewish Myth: Challenge or Response? Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1997. Print.

Brosnahan, Tom. Jewish Heritage Sites in Turkey: Quincentennial Foundations Tourism Report. New York: Quincentennial Foundation of Istanbul Information Center, 1992. Print.

Carmeli, Yoram S. and Kalman Applbaum. Consumption and Market Society in Israel. Oxford, UK: Berg, 2004. Print.

Cohen, Erik. Youth Tourism to Israel: Educational Experiences of the Diaspora. Buffalo: Channel View Publications, 2008. Print.

Coles, Tim, and Dallen J. Timothy, eds. Tourism, Diasporas, and Space. New York, NY: Routledge, 2004. Print.

Discover Israel: Jewish Tourism to Israel 1998. Jerusalem: Lishar Communications, 1998. Print.

Dines, Gail, and Jean McMahon Humez. Gender, Race, and Class in Media: A Text-Reader. Thousand Oaks, Sage Publications. 2003. Print.

DuBois, Jill. Israel. New York: Benchmark Books, 2004. Print.

Elsner, Jas, and Ian Rutherford. Pilgrimage in Graeco-Roman & Early Christian Antiquity: Seeing the Gods. New York: Oxford University Press, 2007. Print.

Fineberg, Adam. Regional Cooperation in the Tourism Industry. Jerusalem: Israel/Palestine Center for Research and Information, 1993. Print.

Fishelson, Gideon, and Avraham Tal. The Free Tourism Zone of the Red Sea Riviera. Tel Aviv : Armand Hammer Fund for Economic Cooperation in the Middle East, 1992. Print.

Gee, Malcolm, Kirk, Tim, and Jill Steward, eds. The City in Central Europe: Culture and Society from 1800 to the Present. Brookfield, VT: Ashgate Publishing Company, 1999. Print.

Gmelch, Sharon. Tourists and Tourism: A Reader. 2nd ed. Long Grove, IL: Waveland Press, 2010. Print.

Haviv, Ayana Shira. Consumption, Youth Culture, and the Performance of National Identity Among Israeli Backpackers in the Far East. Los Angeles, CA: University of California, 2002. Print.

Hoffman, Barbara T., ed. Art and Cultural Heritage: Law, Policy, and Practice. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 2006. Print.

Housen-Couriel, Deborah. Toward the Establishment of a Regional Free Tourism Zone in the Gulf of Aqaba: Some Legal Guidelines. Jerusalem: Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace, 1994. Print.

Judson, Pieter M. and Marsha L. Rozenblit. Constructing Nationalities in East Central Europe. New York: Berghahn, 2005. Print.

Karp, Ivan, Christine Mullen Kreamer, and Steven Lavine, eds. Museums and Communities: The Politics of Public Culture. Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992. Print.

Koshar, Rudy, ed. Histories of Leisure. New York: Berg Publishers, 2002. Print.

Laguerre, Michel S. Global Neighborhoods: Jewish Quarters in Paris, London, and Berlin. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2008. Print.

Long, Lucy M. Culinary Tourism. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2004. Print.

Naor, Arye, and Shimon Peres. The New Middle East. New York, NY: Henry Hold and Company, 1993. Print.

Noy, Chaim, and Erik Cohen. Israeli Backpackers: A View from Afar. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2005. Print.

Picard, David, and Mike Robinson. The Framed World: Tourism, Tourists, and Photography. Farnham: Ashgate Publishing, 2009. Print.

Russell, Ian, ed. Images, Representations, and Heritage: Moving Beyond Modern Approaches to Archeology. New York: Springer, 2006. Print.

Stier, Oren Baruch. Committed to Memory: Cultural Mediations of the Holocaust. Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2003. Print.

The Ma Nishtana of Family Education Israel Trips. Jerusalem: Melitz, 1999. Print.

Vogel, Lester I. To See a Promised Land: Americans and the Holy Land in the Nineteenth Century. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1993. Print.

Young, James Edward. The Art of Memory: Holocaust Memorials in History. New York, NY: Prestel, 1994. Print.

Young, Mitchell, and Eric Zuelow. Nationalism in a Global Era: The Persistence of Nations. New York, NY: Routledge, 2007. Print.

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