New York : Jewish Museum ; New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, 1996.
xx, 187 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Issued in association with a traveling exhibition opening at the Jewish Museum of New York in March, 1996.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-184).
An examination of representations of Jewish identity. These essays look at Jewish identity subjects in the work of such artists as Deborah Kass and Archie Rand, and explore the historic and scientific roots of the construction of Jewish "otherness", assimilation strategies and stereotypes. (source: Nielsen Book Data)