Jew or Juif?: Jews, French Canadians,...

Michael Brown`s landmark study offers an unusual perspective on the origins of Canadian-Jewish assimilation in Anglo-Canada and the fear and insecurity that Canadian Jews experienced under the French Canadians.

viii Acknowledgments Jewry, of Mrs. Evelyn Miller, Montreal, Mr. Julius Hayman, Toronto, and Mrs. S. Metenko Levy, Toronto, all of whom helped me to uncover materials I might not otherwise have found. To the Faculty of Arts of my own university, York University, Toronto, I am grateful for a number of grants from the Faculty Research Fund, which enabled me to con-duct research outside of Toronto. I am also grateful to the Institute of Contemporary Jewry of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, for aid ren-dered in many ways on many occasions. Considerable friendly advice regarding the manuscript was offered at various stages in the writing by Profs. Milton Plesur and Arthur Bowl-er of the State University of New York at Buffalo, by Prof. Ramsay Cook of York University, by Prof. Arthur Goren of the Hebrew Uni-versity, and by my wife, Frankie Brown. Most especially I benefited from the knowledge and guidance of my teacher and mentor, the late Prof. Selig Adier of the State University of New York at Buffalo, with-out whose prodding this volume would never have been written. To the extent that their counsel was heeded, the book has been greatly im-proved. Shortcomings and errors are, of course, the responsibility of the author alone. I am also grateful for the assistance of Prof. Robert Smith of Syracuse University, of Ms. Leslie Parr, Prof. Moshe Davis, Ms. Roni Kleinman, Dr. Sheldon Krakofsky, and my sons, Joshua and Matthew Brown. The patience and wise counsel of my editor, Ms. Bar-bara Spector, has been invaluable. Most of all, I should like to thank my family for their encouragement. For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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