skip to content
A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939

Author: David Vital
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001.
Series: Oxford history of modern Europe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The twentieth century has seen one of the rare triumphs of the Jewish people as well as one of its greatest catastrophes; the re-creation of a sovereign Jewish nation-state and the swift and systematic destruction of most of its centuries-old European heartland. This is the first study to examine the political evolution of the Jews across the whole of Europe during the century and a half preceding these
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Vital
ISBN: 0199246815 9780199246816 9780198219804 0198219806
OCLC Number: 46651420
Notes: "First published 1999"--Title page verso.
Description: xviii, 944 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The Old Dispensation --
pt. I. Integration and Fragmentation. 1. Proposals. 2. Disjunctions. 3. Questions from without and within --
pt. II. Aspirations and Equivocations. 4. Movement. 5. Auto-Emancipation? 6. Crystallization --
pt. III. New Dispensations. 7. War. 8. Peace. 9. Captivity. 10. Denouement.
Series Title: Oxford history of modern Europe.
Responsibility: by David Vital.

Abstract:

The twentieth century has seen both the greatest triumph of Jewish history and its greatest tragedy: the birth of the nation of Israel, and the state-sponsored genocide of the Holocaust. A People  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'a work as impressive in its scope and as awesome in its command of sources as it is perceptive in its depth of analysis...an admirable introduction to its subject matter, and it will surely earn its Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46651420> # A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "46651420" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/joden> ; # Joden
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Event/geschichte_1789_1939> ; # Geschichte 1789-1939.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_politique_et_gouvernement_1900_1945> ; # Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--1900-1945
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> ; # Europe.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Event/1789_1945> ; # 1789-1945
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_europe_politique_et_gouvernement> ; # Juifs--Europe--Politique et gouvernement
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Place/europa> ; # Europa.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1170331> ; # War--Causes
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_europe_histoire> ; # Juifs--Europe--Histoire
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061516> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Causes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810769> ; # Antisemitism
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.04924/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_politique_et_gouvernement_19e_siecle> ; # Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--19e siècle
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85070412> ; # Jews--History--1789-1945
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958866> ; # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/antisemitisme_politique_et_gouvernement_histoire> ; # Antisémitisme--Politique et gouvernement--Histoire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Place/juden> ; # Juden.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> ; # Jews
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Place/europe> ; # Europe
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/politieke_geschiedenis> ; # Politieke geschiedenis
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106117> ; # Jews--Europe--History
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009115067> ; # Antisemitism--Europe--History
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916005> ; # Ethnic relations
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/antisemitisme_europe_histoire> ; # Antisémitisme--Europe--Histoire
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/holocauste_1939_1945_allemagne_causes> ; # Holocauste, 1939-1945--Allemagne--Causes
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983330> ; # Jews--Politics and government
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/jews_europe_politics_and_government> ; # Jews--Europe--Politics and government
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/shoah_origines> ; # Shoah--Origines
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/73883216> ; # David Vital
   schema:datePublished "2001" ;
   schema:description "Introduction: The Old Dispensation -- pt. I. Integration and Fragmentation. 1. Proposals. 2. Disjunctions. 3. Questions from without and within -- pt. II. Aspirations and Equivocations. 4. Movement. 5. Auto-Emancipation? 6. Crystallization -- pt. III. New Dispensations. 7. War. 8. Peace. 9. Captivity. 10. Denouement."@en ;
   schema:description ""Controversially, Professor Vital concludes that up until their total emasculation in the course of the Second World War, the modern history of the Jews needs to be seen as one which in important respects - though certainly not all - was of their own making, at times by their autonomous action and choice; at others by inaction and default. The Jews, he argues, were not mere objects of the history and intentions of others, but had an internal political history that was authentically and distinctively their own."--Jacket."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837016820> ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Series/oxford_history_of_modern_europe> ; # Oxford history of modern Europe.
   schema:name "A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939"@en ;
   schema:productID "46651420" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46651420#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2001> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
   schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46651420#Review/592791989> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198219804> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199246816> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA1Y4238> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46651420> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Event/geschichte_1789_1939> # Geschichte 1789-1939.
    a schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Geschichte 1789-1939." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Series/oxford_history_of_modern_europe> # Oxford history of modern Europe.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46651420> ; # A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939
   schema:name "Oxford history of modern Europe." ;
   schema:name "Oxford history of modern Europe" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/antisemitisme_europe_histoire> # Antisémitisme--Europe--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antisémitisme--Europe--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/antisemitisme_politique_et_gouvernement_histoire> # Antisémitisme--Politique et gouvernement--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antisémitisme--Politique et gouvernement--Histoire"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/holocauste_1939_1945_allemagne_causes> # Holocauste, 1939-1945--Allemagne--Causes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocauste, 1939-1945--Allemagne--Causes"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_europe_histoire> # Juifs--Europe--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Europe--Histoire"@en ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Europe--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_europe_politique_et_gouvernement> # Juifs--Europe--Politique et gouvernement
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Europe--Politique et gouvernement"@en ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Europe--Politique et gouvernement"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_politique_et_gouvernement_1900_1945> # Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--1900-1945
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--1900-1945"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/juifs_politique_et_gouvernement_19e_siecle> # Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--19e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Juifs--Politique et gouvernement--19e siècle"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837016820#Topic/politieke_geschiedenis> # Politieke geschiedenis
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Politieke geschiedenis"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008106117> # Jews--Europe--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--Europe--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009115067> # Antisemitism--Europe--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antisemitism--Europe--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061516> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Causes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)--Causes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85070412> # Jews--History--1789-1945
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--History--1789-1945"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1170331> # War--Causes
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "War--Causes"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> # Europe.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Europe." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810769> # Antisemitism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Antisemitism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/916005> # Ethnic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ethnic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958866> # Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
   schema:name "Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983135> # Jews
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983330> # Jews--Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Jews--Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73883216> # David Vital
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Vital" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Vital" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198219804>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0198219806" ;
   schema:isbn "9780198219804" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199246816>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0199246815" ;
   schema:isbn "9780199246816" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/46651420#Review/592791989>
    a schema:Review ;
   schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/46651420> ; # A people apart : a political history of the Jews in Europe, 1789-1939
   schema:reviewBody ""The twentieth century has seen one of the rare triumphs of the Jewish people as well as one of its greatest catastrophes; the re-creation of a sovereign Jewish nation-state and the swift and systematic destruction of most of its centuries-old European heartland. This is the first study to examine the political evolution of the Jews across the whole of Europe during the century and a half preceding these events."--BOOK JACKET. "David Vital explores the Jews' consistently tense relationship with the rulers to whom they were subject and the peoples in whose midst they were embedded."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.