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Vernacular voices : language and identity in medieval French Jewish communities

Author: Kirsten Anne Fudeman
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2010.
Series: Jewish culture and contexts.
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Applying analytical strategies from linguistics, literature, and history, Kirsten Fudeman demonstrates that language played a central role in the formation, expression, and maintenance of medieval  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Fudeman, Kirsten Anne.
Vernacular voices.
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009050751
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kirsten Anne Fudeman
ISBN: 0812242505 9780812205350 0812205359 9780812242508
OCLC Number: 929594726
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 254 p.) : ill.
Contents: Notes on Translations and Transcription and Typological ConventionsList of AbbreviationsIntroduction: The Medieval French Jewish Community in Its Linguistic ContextChapter 1. Language and IdentityChapter 2. Speech and Silence, Male and Female in Jewish-Christian Relations: Blois, 1171Chapter 3. Texts of Two ColorsChapter 4. Hebrew-French Wedding Songs: Expressions of IdentityEpilogueAppendices1. Hebraico-French Glosses and Texts2. The Medieval Jewish Wedding Song 'Uri liqra'ti yafah, gentis kallah einoreieNotesBibliographyIndexAcknowledgments
Series Title: Jewish culture and contexts.
Responsibility: Kirsten A. Fudeman.


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