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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
Between 1880 and 1939, a quarter of a million European Jews settled in England. Tananbaum explores the differing ways in which the existing Anglo-Jewish communities, local government and education and welfare organizations sought to socialize these new arrivals, focusing on the experiences of working-class women and children. more...
- University of Alabama Press 2015; US$ 39.95
The Kishinev Ghetto, 1941?1942 sheds new light on the little-known historical events surrounding the creation, administration, and liquidation of the Kishinev (Chisinau) ghetto during the first months following the Axis attack on the Soviet Union (Operation Barbarossa) in late June 1941. Mass killings during the combined Romanian-German drive toward... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 107.62
This series focuses on the Jewish textual tradition as well as the ways it evolves in response to new intellectual, historical, social and political contexts. Fostering dialogue between literary, philosophical, political and religious perspectives, this series, which consists of original scholarship and proceedings of international conferences,... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 59.17
Die französische Emigration nach 1789 war das erste große politische Emigrationsphänomen europäischer Dimension. Über die verschiedenen Revolutionsphasen hinweg erschlossen sich Revolutionsgegner das Exil als politische Alternative zur radikalisierten Revolution in Frankreich. Am Beispiel der monarchiens , einer Gruppe konstitutioneller... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 129.16
The Handbook of Anti-Semitism compiles the present state of knowledge on the phenomenon of Judaeophobia without limits of time or space. Anti-Semitism is the oldest form of religious, cultural, social and political prejudice, and here it is presented and interpreted in all its manifestations ? as an attitude, as a political model, as... more...
- NYU Press 2015; US$ 45.00
Despite an outpouring of scholarship on the Holocaust, little work has focused on what happened to Europe?s Jewish communities after the war ended. And unlike many other European nations in which the majority of the Jewish population perished, France had a significant post?war Jewish community that numbered in the hundreds of thousands. Post-Holocaust... more...
- The Jewish Publication Society 2015; US$ 24.95
The dramatic one-thousand-year history of Jews in Spain comes to life in Exiles in Sepharad . Jeffrey Gorsky vividly relates this colorful period of Jewish history, from the era when Jewish culture was at its height in Muslim Spain to the horrors of the Inquisition and the Expulsion. Twenty percent of Jews today are descended from Sephardic Jews,... more...
- Oneworld Publications 2015; US$ 18.99
When Paul Glaser discovered his Aunt Rosie?s remarkable wartime diaries, photographs and letters he was shocked: he had been raised as a Catholic, and had no knowledge of his Jewish heritage. But the story he was to uncover and reconstruct was one far larger and more dramatic than he could have ever imagined. Rosie Glaser was a magnetic force – hopeful,... more...
- Indiana University Press 2015; US$ 34.99
In a time of national introspection regarding the country?s involvement in the persecution of Jews, Poland has begun to reimagine spaces of and for Jewishness in the Polish landscape, not as a form of nostalgia but as a way to encourage the pluralization of contemporary society. The essays in this book explore issues of the restoration, restitution,... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 0.00
Due to the scarcity of sources regarding actual Jewish and Muslim communities and settlements, there has until now been little work on either the perception of or encounters with Muslims and Jews in medieval Scandinavia and the Baltic Region. The volume provides the reader with the possibility to appreciate and understand the complexity... more...