The Palgrave Dictionary Of Medieval Anglo Jewish History

Author by : J. Hillaby
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Publisher by : Springer
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Description : Using a wide range of rich original sources, this unique reference guide provides a remarkable picture of England's medieval Jewry. Following an extensive introduction, the dictionary includes illustrations, maps, and over 40 topographic, 30 biographic and 80 general entries, including texts of key legislation.


The Palgrave Dictionary Of Anglo Jewish History

Author by : William D. Rubinstein
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Publisher by : Palgrave Macmillan
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Description : This authoritative and comprehensive guide to key people and events in Anglo-Jewish history stretches from Cromwell's re-admittance of the Jews in 1656 to the present day and contains nearly 3000 entries, the vast majority of which are not featured in any other sources.


Colonial Justice And The Jews Of Venetian Crete

Author by : Rena N. Lauer
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Publisher by : University of Pennsylvania Press
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Description : When Venice conquered Crete in the early thirteenth century, a significant population of Jews lived in the capital and main port city of Candia. This community grew, diversified, and flourished both culturally and economically throughout the period of Venetian rule, and although it adhered to traditional Jewish ways of life, the community also readily engaged with the broader population and the island's Venetian colonial government. In Colonial Justice and the Jews of Venetian Crete, Rena N. Lauer tells the story of this unusual and little-known community through the lens of its flexible use of the legal systems at its disposal. Grounding the book in richly detailed studies of individuals and judicial cases—concerning matters as prosaic as taxation and as dramatic as bigamy and murder—Lauer brings the Jews of Candia vibrantly to life. Despite general rabbinic disapproval of such behavior elsewhere in medieval Europe, Crete's Jews regularly turned not only to their own religious courts but also to the secular Venetian judicial system. There they aired disputes between family members, business partners, spouses, and even the leaders of their community. And with their use of secular justice as both symptom and cause, Lauer contends, Crete's Jews grew more open and flexible, confident in their identity and experiencing little of the anti-Judaism increasingly suffered by their coreligionists in Western Europe.


Dictionary Of Political Economy F M

Author by : Sir Robert Harry Inglis Palgrave
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Anglo Norman Dictionary

Author by : Stewart Gregory
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Publisher by : Modern Humanities Research Association
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The New Larned History For Ready Reference Reading And Research

Author by : Josephus Nelson Larned
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Dyan Anggraini

Author by : I Wayan Sukra
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Description : Essays on performing arts in Indonesia; festschrift in honor of Dyan Anggraini, an Indonesian painter.


Encyclopaedia Judaica

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Medieval Life Cycles

Author by : Isabelle Cochelin
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Publisher by : Brepols Pub
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Description : The essays in this collection present new research into a variety of questions on birth, childhood, adolescence, adulthood, middle age, and old age, ordered in a more or less chronological manner according to the lifecycle. The volume exposes attitudes and representations of the lifecycle from the Anglo-Saxon period to the end of the Middle Ages as being full of inconsistencies as well as definitive categories, and of variation and stasis. This attests to the fact that medieval conceptions and representations of the stages of life and their interrelationships are much more nuanced and less idealized than is usually credited. Medieval conceptual, mental, artistic, cultural, and sociological processes are scrutinized using various approaches and methods that cross disciplinary boundaries. What is emphasized across the volume is that there were varying, context-dependent rhythms of continuity and change in every stage of life in the medieval period. The volume's selection of authors is international in scope and represents some of the leading current scholarship in the field.


American Book Publishing Record

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