Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia


Ellen M. Umansky

Ellen M. Umansky serves as the Carl and Dorothy Bennett Professor of Judaic Studies at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut. The author of numerous essays, book chapters, and reviews on modern Jewish history and thought, and on women in Judaism, she is also the author of two books on Lily Montagu, founder of the Liberal Jewish movement in England; co-editor of Four Centuries of Jewish Women's Spirituality: A Source Book and From Christian Science to Jewish Science: Spiritual Healing and American Jews (2005).

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