Yiddish: Past, Present, and Perfect

By Lucy Dawidowicz

Commentary Magazine, May 1962

The author surveys the recent history of the Yiddish language, its speakers, its relationship to Jewish cultures and ideologies, its continuity amongst the Orthodox, and its lexicography.

Topic: Language, European Jews, Ashkenazi Jews, Yiddish

Name of Publication: Commentary Magazine

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Europe , Israel , United States

Language: English

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Dawidowicz, Lucy. Yiddish: Past, Present, and Perfect. Commentary Magazine. Commentary Magazine. May 1962: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=13747


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