Chutzpah by Alan M. Dershowitz

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Lawyer and columnist Dershowitz, author of Reversal of Fortune looks back over his life experiences, specific cases, and historic causes to reflect on his generation of Jews in the US - the changes they've seen, the changes they've created and the changes that must still take place.

About Alan M. Dershowitz

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Attorney and bestselling author Alan M. Dershowitz was first in his class at Yale Law School. Dershowitz was editor-in-chief of the Yale Law Journal and the youngest full professor in the history of Harvard Law School. He is currently the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at Harvard University. He has served on the National Board of Directors of the American Civil Liberties Union. Dershowitz has represented many controversial clients, including O. J. Simpson, Claus von Bulow, Mike Tyson, Leona Helmsley and Patricia Hearst. His books include Reasonable Doubt (about the O. J. Simpson trial) and Sexual McCarthyism: Clinton, Starr, and the Emerging Constitutional Crisis.
Published May 1, 1992 by Touchstone. 384 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Political & Social Sciences, Religion & Spirituality, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Beyond Chutzpah : On the Misuse of Anti-Semitism and the Abuse of History by Norman G Finkelstein Buy it from the Guardian bookshop Search the Guardian bookshop ...

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Publishers Weekly

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Gadfly civil libertarian Dershowitz pens a perspicacious, anecdotal account of the responsibilities and difficulties associated with Jewishness today.

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Los Angeles Times

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Perhaps it's only because of Ron Silver's depiction of celebrity attorney Alan Dershowitz as a pompous jerk in "Reversal of Fortune"--or maybe it's the relentless self-promotion of the real-life Dershowitz on the op-ed pages and lecture circuits of America--but I confess that I approached "Chutzp...

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...the allegation of a new anti-Semitism is neither new, nor about anti-Semitism.

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