Radical Assimilation In English Jewish History 1656 1945

Author by : Todd M. Endelman
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The Jews Of Britain 1656 To 2000

Author by : Todd M. Endelman
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Publisher by : Univ of California Press
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Description : A history of the Jewish community in Britain, including resettlement, integration, acculturation, economic transformation and immigration.


Jewish Women In Historical Perspective

Author by : Judith Reesa Baskin
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Publisher by : Wayne State University Press
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Description : A collection of fully-revised and new essays that explore the richness of Jewish women's history.


The Jews Of Georgian England 1714 1830

Author by : Todd M. Endelman
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Publisher by : University of Michigan Press
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Description : DIVA landmark study of the rise of Anglo-Jewish society in eighteenth century England /div


Antisemitism And Philosemitism In The Twentieth And Twenty First Centuries

Author by : Phyllis Lassner
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Publisher by : Associated University Presse
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Description : This book of essays provides a significant reappraisal if discussions of antisemitism and philosemitism. The contributors demonstrate that analysis of philosemitic attitudes is as crucial to the history of representations of Jews and Jewish culture as are investigations of antisemitism.


Leaving The Jewish Fold

Author by : Todd Endelman
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Publisher by : Princeton University Press
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Description : Between the French Revolution and World War II, hundreds of thousands of Jews left the Jewish fold—by becoming Christians or, in liberal states, by intermarrying. Telling the stories of both famous and obscure individuals, Leaving the Jewish Fold explores the nature of this drift and defection from Judaism in Europe and America from the eighteenth century to today. Arguing that religious conviction was rarely a motive for Jews who became Christians, Todd Endelman shows that those who severed their Jewish ties were driven above all by pragmatic concerns—especially the desire to escape the stigma of Jewishness and its social, occupational, and emotional burdens. Through a detailed and colorful narrative, Endelman considers the social settings, national contexts, and historical circumstances that encouraged Jews to abandon Judaism, and factors that worked to the opposite effect. Demonstrating that anti-Jewish prejudice weighed more heavily on the Jews of Germany and Austria than those living in France and other liberal states as early as the first half of the nineteenth century, he reexamines how Germany's political and social development deviated from other European states. Endelman also reveals that liberal societies such as Great Britain and the United States, which tolerated Jewish integration, promoted radical assimilation and the dissolution of Jewish ties as often as hostile, illiberal societies such as Germany and Poland. Bringing together extensive research across several languages, Leaving the Jewish Fold will be the essential work on conversion and assimilation in modern Jewish history for years to come.


The Emergence Of The Hebrew Christian Movement In Nineteenth Century Britain

Author by : Michael R. Darby
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Publisher by : BRILL
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Description : This monograph analyses almost forty Hebrew Christian institutions - and the ideology of their founders - in nineteenth-century Britain, components of a century-long movement which were to varying degrees characteristic, through identity negotiation, of ehtnic, institutional, theological and liturgical independence.


Post Revolutionary Europe

Author by : Martyn Lyons
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Publisher by : Macmillan International Higher Education
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Description : Martyn Lyons offers a fresh interpretation of European history in the half-century following the fall of Napoleon. Instead of seeing the period in traditional terms of Restoration and Reaction, this new account emphasizes the problems of remembering and forgetting the recent revolutionary and Napoleonic past, and of either incorporating or rejecting its legacy. Post-Revolutionary Europe: - makes interesting comparisons and contrasts between the fall of the French Empire in 1815 and the collapse of the Soviet Empire in 1989-91 - examines the new forms of popular participation in political life which developed between the 1830 and 1848 Revolutions, as a broad public sphere of action was created - offers a series of thematic chapters which discuss key topics such as peasants and artisans, the bourgeois family, nationalism, the growth of cities, and European Jewry - covers a wide geographical context, from Britain to the Balkans and from Portugal to Russia. Illustrated throughout, this clear and engaging text is essential reading for all those with an interest in this important period of European history.


Second Chance

Author by : Julius Carlebach
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Publisher by : Mohr Siebeck
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Jewish Apostasy In The Modern World

Author by : Todd M. Endelman
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Publisher by : Holmes & Meier Pub
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