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Co-conspirator for JusticeThe Revolutionary Life of Dr. Alan Berkman$
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Susan M. Reverby

Print publication date: 2020

Print ISBN-13: 9781469656250

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: May 2021

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656250.001.0001

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Born Strong without Fear

Born Strong without Fear

(p.11) 1 Born Strong without Fear
Co-conspirator for Justice

Susan M. Reverby

University of North Carolina Press

Berkman was raised within a family of tough Jews who knew how to work hard and fight. Raised in a small town within the religiosity and communal values of his Jewish family, Berkman found his place balancing his innate brilliance with sports and sexual adventures. He grew up fearing being seen as incompetent or likely to fail. He won a third of all prizes given out at high school graduation, enumerable other scholarships, and planned on his future as a physician.

Keywords:   Jews, High School, Communal values, Hard work

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