Deborah Hertz

WSRP Research Associate 1991-1992

Research project

On the Edge of Judaism: Converting to Christianity in Germany, 1645-1945

Nazi conversion records and many other sources tell the story of Jews who left Judaism in three crucial centuries in German History. Special emphasis on the differences between male and female converts.

Publications

Jewish High Society in Old Regime Berlin
Deborah Hertz
Syracuse University Press, 2004