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Jews in the early modern world

Jews in the early modern world

Author: Dean Phillip Bell
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Jews in the Early Modern World argues that the years between 1400 and 1700 represented a discrete, cohesive and important period in Jewish history. Given the significant demographic shifts that began just before and ended just after this period, remarkable changes occurred in the history and experiences of Jews around the world. This volume begins with a broad context of Jewish experiences under medieval  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bell, Dean Phillip, 1967-
Jews in the early modern world.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dean Phillip Bell
ISBN: 9780742545175 0742545172 9780742545182 0742545180
OCLC Number: 87462388
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2008.
Description: xv, 301 pages : maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : Time, space, and perspective --
A medieval context --
Settlement and demography --
Community and social life --
Identity : religion and culture --
Relations with the other.
Responsibility: Dean Phillip Bell.
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A comparative and global history of the Jews for the early modern period, 1400-1700. This book traces the remarkable demographic changes experienced by Jews around the globe and assesses the impact  Read more...


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Dean Phillip Bell provides at last a masterful and comprehensive overview of the era that was traditionally seen as an interim between the Middle Ages and the modern age of Jewish emancipation. Read more...

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