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Glorious, accursed Europe : an essay on Jewish ambivalence

Author: Jacob Shavit; Jehuda Reinharz
Publisher: Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Hanover : University Press of New England, ©2010.
Series: Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exhaustive study of how Jews imagined the idea of Europe and how it existed in their collective memory from the Enlightenment to the present

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Shavit; Jehuda Reinharz
ISBN: 9781584658436 1584658436
OCLC Number: 464597249
Language Note: Translated from the Hebrew.
Notes: "This book is a revised version of the Hebrew edition, which originally appeared as Eropah hamehulelet vehamekulelet (Tel Aviv: Am Oved Publishers), 2006."
Description: 301 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Europe discovers itself, Jews discover Europe --
The glorious nineteenth century: Europe as promised land --
The accursed century: Europe as an ailing culture --
The emergence of the modern European Jew --
Antisemitism as an incurable European disease --
Old Europe or New Europe? --
Manifold Europes --
I am in the East, and my heart is in the West --
Europeanness and anti-Europeanness in Palestine --
Europe, Old or New? --
Between "real Europe" and the "European spirit."
Series Title: Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series (Unnumbered)
Other Titles: Eropah ha-mehulelet ṿeha-meḳulelet.
Responsibility: Jehuda Reinharz, Yaacov Shavit ; Michelle Engel, translator.
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