CONTENTS
Vol. 49, No. 4
Winter 1999

A Call for Jewish Theology
RANDI RASHKOVER

Articles

Monastic Liberation as Counter-Cultural Critique in the Life and Thought of Thomas Merton
SHAUL MAGID

Moses / Jesus / Women: Does the New Testament Offer a Feminist Message?
ESTHER FUCHS

Textual Reasoning, Modernity, and the Limits of History
JACOB MESKIN

What Makes a Jewish Home Jewish?
VANESSA L. OCHS

Experiencing Violence, Shaping Identity, Negotiating Life
BARBARA STRASSBERG

Poetry

The Space of This Dialogue
(Excerpts from a Work-in-Progress)
ALICIA OSTRIKER

Review Essays

Recollection, Zakhor, Anamnesis: On Ira Stone's Reading Levinas /Reading Talmud
MARTIN KAVKA

Editor's Choice: Judaism's Twentieth-Century Conversations
RANDI RASHKOVER

Books

Mary Daly, Quintessence. . . Realizing the Archaic Future: A Radical Elemental Feminist Manifesto
Rosemary Radford Ruether, Women and Redemption: A Theological History
MARSAURA SHUKLA

Robert Wuthnow, After Heaven: Spirituality in America since the 1950s
JON P. BLOCH

Frank E. Eakin, Jr., What Price Prejudice? Christian Antisemitism in America
PHILIP A. CUNNINGHAM

Paul B.Steinmetz, S.J., Pipe, Bible, and Peyote among the Oglala Lakota: A Study in Religious Identity
RAYMOND A. BUCKO

Luke Timothy Johnson, Living Jesus
JOHN F. O'GRADY

Edith L. Blumhofer, Russell P. Spittler, and Grant A. Wacker, eds., Pentecostal Currents in American Protestantism
PAUL HARVEY

Mark S. Massa, Catholics and American Culture, Fulton Sheen, Dorothy Day, and the Notre Dame Football Team
WILLIAM L. PORTIER

Alison Winter, Mesmerized: Powers of Mind in Victorian Britain
KATE BEHR

Garth L. Hallett, Priorities and Christian Ethics
RUSSELL B. CONNORS, JR.

Jacques Derrida, Politics of Friendship
JOHN P. CLEVELAND

Thomas Massaro, Catholic Social Teaching and United States Welfare Reform
MARVIN L. KRIER MICH

Kathryn Teresa Long, The Revival of 1857-58: Interpreting an American Religious Awakening
DONALD C. SWIFT

Jean Sulivan, Eternity, My Beloved
WILLIAM M. CURTIN

Craig Dykstra, Growing in the Life of Faith: Education and Christian Practices
PETER C. HODGSON

The National Gallery Complete Illustrated Catalogue on CD-ROM
JAMES E. GILES