Spring Book List 2018

Current Matriculated students must contact their advisor to register. Non-matriculated students may register by completing the Non-Matriculated Registration form.  Classes run from January 2, 2018 through April 23, 2018 unless otherwise indicated.

Effective Learning Assessment 
EDU 522
Jessica Whittemore, M.A.Ed.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Child Development Prenatal through Grade 4 
EDU 553
Mimi Ferrero, Ed.D.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Principles of Brain-Based Learning
EDU 572
Dina Maiben, M.A.J.S. 

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Issues in Contemporary Classroom Management
EDU 554
Julia Steinberg Agnew, M.S.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.  

Leadership & Advocacy
EDU 560
Debra Lawrence, Ph.D.

- Bloom, P. J. (2003). Leadership in Action: How Effective Directors Get Things Done. New Jersey: New Horizons Publisher   ISBN-13: 978-0962189470      ISBN-10: 0962189472
- Carter, M. & Curtis, D. (2009). The Visionary Director. 2nd Edtion  St. Paul, Minnesota: Red Leaf Press
- Kouzes, J. M. & Posner, B.Z. (2012). The Leadership Challenge Workbook. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass  ISBN-13: 978-1118182703    ISBN-10: 1118182707
- Talan, T. & Bloom, P.J. (2011). Program Administration Scale, 2nd Ed.  ISBN-13: 978-0807752456   ISBN-10: 0807752452

Creative Pedagogy
EDU 542
Louise Whitelaw, Ph.D.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.  

Creative Technologies
EDU 544
Gloria Becker, Ed.D

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.  

Teaching Tolerance in the Classroom
EDU 559
Steff Chortanoff, M.A.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Teaching Through Movement
EDU 505
Craig Van Demark, M.A.Ed.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Designers of Learning, Developing and Implementing Developmentally Appropriate Curriculum
EDU 543
Debra Lawrence, Ph.D.

Gestwicki, C. (2017). Developmentally Appropriate Practice: Curriculum and Development in Early Education, 6th Edition. Cengage: Kentucky (ISBN-10: 1-305-50102-0)

Issues in Supervision of Programs for Young Children
EDU 562
Rebecca Holland, MSOL, ACC

- Bloom, P. J. Hentschel, A., Bella, A. (2013) Inspiring Peak Performance Competence, Commitment, and Collaboration,  Paperback. Minnesota: Red Leaf Press
- Bloom, P. J., Bella, J., Hentschel, A., (2010. A Great Place to Work: Creating a Healthy Organizational Climate. Minnesota: Red Leaf Press
- Decker, C.A., Decker, J. R., Freeman, N., & Knopf, H.(2016). Planning and Administering Early Childhood Programs    (9th Edition). New Jersey: Prentice Hall
- Talan, T. & Bloom, P. (2011). Program Administration Scale: Measuring Early Childhood Leadership and Management. New York: Teachers College Press
- Albrecht, K. (2015). The Right Fit: Recruiting, Selecting, and Orienting Staff Paperback. Minnesota: Red Leaf Press 
- Sciarra, D. J. ,Lynch, E., Adams, S. M. Dorsey, A. G., (2016). Developing and Administering a Child Care and Education Program. Massachusetts: Cengage

Current Issues in Secondary Education
EDU 580
Jessica Whittemore, M.A.Ed.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

Knowledge of Instruction, Students, & Resources
EDU 593
Diana Tucker, M.A.Ed.

Reading materials will be available through Moodle.

 

Supervision in Jewish Education 
JED 522
Lonna Picker, M.A.J.Ed.

- Glickman, Carl D., Gordon, Stephen P. & Ross-Gordon, Jovita M., (2010), SuperVision and Instructional Leadership: A Developmental Approach, Eighth Edition,  Boston, Allyn & Bacon, ISBN# 13:978-0-205-62503-1.  ($17.49)
- Goodman, R. L., Flexner, Paul A. and Bloomberg, Linda Dale, ed. (2008), What We Now Know About Jewish Education: Perspectives on Research for Practice, Los Angeles, Torah Aura Productions, ISBN# 10:1-934527-07-6  ($59.95)

Methods of Teaching Jewish History
JED 506/JED 805
Joseph Davis, Ph.D
Yosef Yerushalmi, Zakhor, ISBN 0295975199.  On bookfinder.com:  about $12 used, $20 new.  
- James Percoco, A Passion for the Past, ISBN 0325000611.  On bookfinder.com: about $13.

Jewish Education Internship Seminar
JED 621
Jeffrey Schein, Ed.D.

- Tinkering Towards Utopia by Larry Cuban and David Tyack , Harvard Press, 1995 ISBN-10: 0674892836, ISBN-13: 978-0674892835 (Amazon.com $23.05) 
- Other assigned reading and lectures will be available through Moodle. 

Critical Contexts in Educational Leadership
EDD 702
Rosalie Guzofsky, Ph.D

Johnson, Craig E.  Meeting the Ethical Challenges of Leadership (6th ed). 2018. Sage. ISBN: 978-1-5063-2163-9 (Amazon.com $92.03)

Cross Cultural Perspectives in Educational Leadership
EDD 703
Peter Hocking, M.F.A.

- Banks, J & Banks, C. Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives. 9th ed. 2016. Wiley ISBN 978-0470483282  ($87.00, paperback)
- Morrison, T. The Origin of Others. 2017. Harvard. ISBN 978-0-674-97645-0 ($19.00)

Literature of the Holocaust
HGS 535
Michael Steinlauf, Ph.D.

- David Roskies, The Literature of Destruction: Jewish Responses to Catastrophe; ISBN-10: 0827604149,  ISBN-13: 978-0827604148 $32.76  
- Primo Levi, Survival in Auschwitz (Collier Books) ISBN-10: 9780684826806, ISBN-13: 978-0684826806, $19.99
- Primo Levi, The Drowned and the Saved (Vintage), Paperback, ISBN-10: 067972186X ISBN-13: 978-0679721864; $14.95
- Art Spiegelman, Maus 1 and 2; ISBN-10: 0679748407, ISBN-13: 978-0679748403; Paperback, $19.62
- W. G. Sebald, The Emigrants; ISBN-10: 0811213668, ISBN-13: 978-0811213660, Paperback, $10.60
- David Grossman, See Under: Love; ISBN-10: 0312420692, ISBN-13: 978-0312420697; Paperback $11.98  

Before Hitler: East European Jewish Civilization
HGS 533
Michael Steinlauf, Ph.D.

- Gershon Hundert, Jews in Poland-Lithuania in the Eighteenth Century: A Genealogy of Modernity ISBN: 0520249941    Estimated Cost: $50
- Paul Mendes-Flohr and Jehuda Reinharz, eds., The Jew in the Modern World, 3rd edition, 2010, ISBN-13: 978-0195389067    Estimated Cost: $25
- Lucy Dawidowicz, ed., The Golden Tradition: Jewish Life and Thought in Eastern Europe ISBN: 0815604238    Estimated Cost: $12
- Ezra Mendelsohn, The Jews of East-Central Europe Between the Two World Wars ISBN: 0253204186    Estimated Cost: $25
- Ruth Gruber, Virtually Jewish: Reinventing Jewish Culture in Europe ISBN: 0520213637    Estimated Cost: $45
- Antony Polonsky, The Jews in Poland and Russia: A Short History ISBN-13: 978-1906764395    Estimated Cost: $37

Comparative Genocide
HGS 557
Jennifer Marlow Ph.D

- Barbara Boender and Wichert ten Have, eds., The Holocaust and Other Genocides: An Introduction (NIOD Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies, 2012). Can be downloaded for free at www.niod.ni/en or a hard copy can be purchased online. 
- Robert Gellately and Ben Kiernan, eds., The Specter of Genocide: Mass Murder in Historical Perspective, eds. (Cambridge University Press, 2003), ISBN-13: 978- 0521527507. Can be purchased new from Amazon for $24.87, used from $16.40, or Kindle version for $22.39.
- Wendy Lower, Nazi Empire Building and the Holocaust in Ukraine (University of North Carolina Press, 2005) ISBN 978-0807858639 Used or new copy, Amazon has paperback for $28.81 or Kindle version for $16.41.  
- Norman Naimark, Fires of Hatred: Ethnic Cleansing in Twentieth-Century Europe (Harvard University press, 2001) ISBN-13: 978-0674009943. Available new from Amazon for $22.51 new or used from $.99.

The Church and the Holocaust
HGS 562
Ruth Sandberg, Ph.D

- Ericksen, Robert and Susannah Heschel. Betrayal: German Churches and the Holocaust. (Fortress Press, 1999). ISBN: 0800629310. $18.36 paperback.
- Phayer, Michael. The Catholic Church and the Holocaust, 1930-1965. (Indiana University Press, 2000). SBN: 0253214718. $15.81 paperback.
- Sciolino, Anthony. The Holocaust, the Church, and the Law of Unintended Consequences. (iUniverse, Inc., 2012). ISBN: 1938908627. $18.05 paperback.

America’s Response to the Holocaust
HGS 560
Reena Sigman Friedman, Ph.D.

- Richard Breitman and Allan Lichtman, FDR and the Jews (Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013), ISBN 978-0-674-05026-6. New: $11.00/$19.00  Used: $7.33
- Henry Feingold, Bearing Witness: How America and Its Jews Responded to the Holocaust (Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1995). Paperback. ISBN 0-8156-2670-3 (This book is recommended; any required readings from it will be available in Moodle, but some recommended readings will not). New: $19.95  Used: $2.90/$13.68
- Deborah E. Lipstadt, Holocaust: An American Understanding (New Brunswick, New Jersey and London: Rutgers University Press, 2016). Paperback. ISBN 978-0-8135-6476-0. New: $26.16  Used: $12.75
- David S. Wyman, Paper Walls: America and the Refugee Crisis, 1938-1941 (Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts Press, 1968). (no ISBN listed). New: $18.00  Used: $14.59
- David S. Wyman, The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945 (New York: Pantheon Books, 1984). ISBN 0-394-42813-7. New: $19.93  Used: $1.96
- Video: “America and the Holocaust: Deceit and Indifference” (PBS Video, 1994). Viewing the video is required for the Midterm assignment. Gratz will provide copies of this DVD at a cost of $15 each. Students will be billed for the DVD, and Gratz will send copies to you. If, for some reason, you would not like a DVD, please let Hope Matles know (hmatles@gratz.edu).

The texts listed above can be purchased from any book seller. Used copies should be available in most cases. 
 

Master’s Thesis/Project Seminar
HGS 597
Michael Steinlauf, Ph.D.

(Books for the seminar are recommended not required) 
- Kate L. Turabian, A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 8th edition, University of Chicago Press, 2013. ISBN: 9780434799701; Hardcover $27.56, Paperback $2.39
- Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition, University of Chicago Press, 2010. ISBN: 9780226104201 $37.70 Rental also available.

Master’s Thesis
HGS 598

Reading materials will be discussed with the Thesis Advisor.

Master’s Final Project
HGS 599

Reading materials will be discussed with the Thesis Advisor

Gender and Genocide II
HGS 722
Carson Phillips, Ph.D. 

- JoAnn DiGeorgio-Lutz and Donna Gosbee (Editors), Women and Genocide: Gendered Experiences of Violence, Survival, and Resistance (Women’s Press 2016). Print ISBN: 9780889615823. Amazon.com $53.13  Publisher’s website is here.
- Amy E. Randall (Editor), Genocide and Gender in the Twentieth Century: A Comparative Survey. (Bloomsbury Academic 2015)  ISBN-13: 978-1472507082, ISBN-10: 1472507088 Amazon.com $39.00
- Myrna Goldenberg and Amy H. Shapiro (Editors), Different Horrors, Same Hell: Gender and the Holocaust (University of Washington Press, 2013). ISBN: 978-0-295-99243-3 Amazon.com $30.00
- Myrna Goldenberg (Editor), Before All Memory Is Lost: Women's Voices from the Holocaust (Azrieli Foundation 2016).
- Molly Appelbaum, Buried Words: The Diary of Molly Applebaum (Azrieli Foundation 2016).
Both of these books will be provided to students enrolled in this course by The Azrieli Foundation. A PDF version will be added in Moodle and the publisher will provide complimentary print copies, mailed directly to students enrolled in this course. To receive print versions, students are asked to email: Jody Spiegel, Director- Holocaust Survivor Memoirs Program, The Azrieli Foundation Jody@azrielifoundation.org 

Unveiling the Underpinnings of Genocide
HGS 700
Alan Berger, Ph.D. 

- Richard L. Rubenstein. The Cunning of History (Harper Perennial,2001) ISBN 0-06-132068-4 ($13.48)
- Richard L. Rubensetin & John K. Roth. Approaches to Auschwitz: The Holocaust and Its Legacy. Revised Edition (Westminster John Knox Press,2003) ISBN 0-664-22353-2 ($22.92)
- Simon Wiesenthal. The Sunflower: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness Revised and Expanded Edition (Schocken Books, 1997) ISBN 0-8052-1060-1 ($9.61)
- Elie Wiesel. Night. Translated by Marion Wiesel (Hill and Wang, 2006) ISBN 13:978-0-374-50001-6 ($4.10)
- Primo Levi. Survival in Auschwitz. Translated by Stuart Woolf (Touchstone, 1996) ISBN 0-684-82680-1 ($13.41)

America’s Response to the Holocaust
HGS 760
Reena Sigman Friedman, Ph.D.

- Richard Breitman and Allan Lichtman, FDR and the Jews (Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2013), ISBN 978-0-674-05026-6. New: $11.00/$19.00  Used: $7.33
- Henry Feingold, Bearing Witness: How America and Its Jews Responded to the Holocaust (Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1995). Paperback. ISBN 0-8156-2670-3 (This book is recommended; any required readings from it will be available in Moodle, but some recommended readings will not). New: $19.95  Used: $2.90/$13.68
- Deborah E. Lipstadt, Holocaust: An American Understanding (New Brunswick, New Jersey and London: Rutgers University Press, 2016). Paperback. ISBN 978-0-8135-6476-0. New: $26.16  Used: $12.75
- David S. Wyman, Paper Walls: America and the Refugee Crisis, 1938-1941 (Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts Press, 1968). (no ISBN listed). New: $18.00  Used: $14.59
- David S. Wyman, The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust, 1941-1945 (New York: Pantheon Books, 1984). ISBN 0-394-42813-7. New: $19.93  Used: $1.96
- Video: “America and the Holocaust: Deceit and Indifference” (PBS Video, 1994). Viewing the video is required for the Midterm assignment. Gratz will provide copies of this DVD at a cost of $15 each. Students will be billed for the DVD, and Gratz will send copies to you. If, for some reason, you would not like a DVD, please let Hope Matles know (hmatles@gratz.edu).

The texts listed above can be purchased from any book seller. Used copies should be available in most cases. 

The Church and the Holocaust
HGS 762
Ruth Sandberg, Ph.D

- Ericksen, Robert and Susannah Heschel. Betrayal: German Churches and the Holocaust. (Fortress Press, 1999). ISBN: 0800629310. $18.36 paperback.
- Phayer, Michael. The Catholic Church and the Holocaust, 1930-1965. (Indiana University Press, 2000). SBN: 0253214718. $15.81 paperback.
- Sciolino, Anthony. The Holocaust, the Church, and the Law of Unintended Consequences. (iUniverse, Inc., 2012). ISBN: 1938908627. $18.05 paperback.

Marketing the Nonprofit
MGT 543
Michael Willmann, Esq.

- The Nonprofit Marketing Guide First Edition ,Kivi Leroux Miller,Jossey-Bass Non Profit Guidebook Series ISBN 978-0-470-53965-1 ($27.26)
- Misson-Based Marketing, Third Edition, Peter C. Brinckerhoff, John Wiley & Sons. ISBN 978-0-470-60218-8 ($33.81)
RECOMMENDED/NOT REQUIRED: (for students who have not taken an introductory Marketing course):
- Marketing: The Core, Fifth Edition/2013 (or later), Roger Kerin, Steven Hartley & William Rudelius McGraw Hill ISBN 13: 978-1-308-12923-5 (varied pricing) 
- Content Marketing for Non Profits, Kivi Leroux Miller, Jossey-Bass Non Profit Guidebook Series ISBN 978-1-118-72237 ($34.11)

Nonprofit Law
MGT 578
Joseph Welsh, J.D., M.B.A., R.R.T

Hopkins, Bruce. Non Profit Law Made Easy. Hoboken, N.J: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 2005.  ISBN-10: 0471709735, ISBN-13: 978-0471709732--$52.69 New Hard Cover, used from $27.27 on Amazon.com

Capstone/Applied Research Project
MGT 600
Rosalie Guzofsky, Ph.D.

There are no required texts for this course

Biblical Hebrew
HEB 210/510
Bunnie Piltch, M.Ed.

Menahem Mansoor, Biblical Hebrew: Step by Step Volume 1, Second edition.  Baker Publishing Group  (Available from Amazon  $26.52) ISBN-10: 0801060419; ISBN-13: 978-0801060410

Hebrew II: Advanced Beginners
HEB 207/502
Dina Maiben, M.A.J.S

Brandeis Modern Hebrew; Brandeis University Press, ISBN-13: 978-1584654599 ISBN-10: 1584654597 ($85.00)

The Jewish Family: Institution in Transition
JST 504
Marsha Friedman, Ph.D

Instructor suggests purchasing used on Amazon or Kindle Version. (Prices listed are from Amazon.com)
- Sylvia Barack Fishman, Love, Marriage and Jewish Families, Brandeis University Press, ISBN-13, 9781611688603  (Paperback: New $40, Used $30, Kindle $34.99) 
- Jennifer A. Thompson, Jewish on their own Terms: How Intermarried Couples are Changing American Judaism, Rutgers University Press,  ISBN-13, 9780813562810 (Paperback: New $80, Used, $26.95, Kindle $25.60)
- Naomi Zeveloff, Transgender and Jewish. The Forward Association, Inc. ISBN-13, 2940149257065 (Paperback, $9.00, Kindle $2.51)

Job and the Problem of Evil 
JST 518
Joseph Davis, Ph.D.

Berlin, Brettler, Fishbane, eds. ( 2004). The Jewish Study Bible: featuring The Jewish Publication Society TANAKH translation. Oxford University Press, USA.  ISBN 0195297512 (Amazon.com $19.99)

Successful Interfaith Dialogue
IFL 620
Dr. Ruth Sandberg, Ph.D. 

- Hornung, Maria. Encountering Other Faiths. (Paulist Press, 2014). ISBN: 0809144913. $14.95 paperback.
- Patel, Eboo. Interfaith Leadership: A Primer. (Beacon Press, 2016).

Interfaith Lifecycle and Holidays
REL 621
Dr. Ruth Sandberg 

Lonsdale, Akasha. Do I Kneel or Do I Bow? What You Need to Know when Attending Religious Occasions. (Kuperard, 2010).

Seminar in Jewish Communal Service I JCS 611
- Schwarz, Sidney. Jewish Megatrends: Charting the Course of the American Jewish Future. Jewish Lights Publishing, 2013. ISBN#978-1-68336-145-9 $15.97 new on Amazon.com
- Wolfson, Ron. Relational Judaism: Using the Power of Relationships to Transform the Jewish Community. Jewish Lights Publishing, 2013. ISBN# 978-1580236669
 

Internship in Jewish Communal Service JCS 620
TBA

 

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