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The successful candidate will teach an introductory 100-level course on Judaism, Christianity and Islam each year, plus one or two more courses of their own design (an average of two and a half courses per year). In partnership with its agencies, Federation plays the leadership role in identifying needs within the Jewish community and in mobilizing human and financial resources, engaging in communal planning and allocation and advocating to meet those needs. Soft-Boiled Masculinity: Renegotiating Gender and Racial Ideologies in the Promise Keepers Movement.

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Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press; 1 edition (September 3, 2010)

ISBN: 080189669X

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