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The Black Jews of Africa : history, religion, identity

Author: Edith Bruder
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st issues as an Oxford University Press pbkView all editions and formats
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In The Black Jews of Africa, Edith Bruder presents, one by one, the different groups of Black Jews in western, central, eastern, and southern Africa and the ways in which they have used and imagined  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edith Bruder
ISBN: 019533356X 9780195333565 9780199934553 019993455X
OCLC Number: 881279976
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2008.
Description: xii, 283 pages : maps
Contents: The lost tribes of Israel --
Jewish accounts and Christian traditions --
The mythography of Africa --
The legend of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba --
Blacks and Jews, the archetypal "others" --
Encountering and reinventing the Africans and the Jews in the colonial era, fifteenth to nineteenth centuries --
Appropriating Jewish history by the African diaspora, nineteenth to twentieth centuries --
Historical narratives of a Jewish presence in sub-Saharan Africa --
African Jews in Western and Central Africa --
African Jews in Eastern and Southern Africa --
Epilogue : ancient myths and modern phenomena.
Responsibility: Edith Bruder.

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