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Yiddish and Power: Ten Overhauls of a Stateless Language (Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities)

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DOVID KATZ is Professor of Yiddish Studies, Vilnius University and Director of Research, Vilnius Yiddish Institute, Lithuania.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Crafted by the Maker: A Stateless Language in the Hands of Linguistic Entrepreneurs

1540s Italy, Germany, Switzerland: Mass-based Counterculture

Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Germany, Bohemia and Poland: The Women's Sanctity Movement

Eighteenth Century Berlin: Germanization

Eighteenth Century Ukraine: Judaization

Nineteenth Century Eastern Europe: An Eastern Version of the Haskalah Movement

Late Nineteenth Century Odessa: Literarization

Fin-de-sicle Vilna: Full-scale Standardization

The USSR in the Twenties and Thirties: Dejudaization, Proletarization, Russification

New York in the Late Twentieth Century: Ausbauism Applied to Yiddish

New York, Antwerpen, Jerusalem, London in the Twenty-First Century: Neo-Hasidic Yiddish

EPILOGUE

Product Details

ISBN:
9780230517608
Author:
Katz, Dovid
Publisher:
Palgrave MacMillan
Editor:
Hogan-Brun, Gabrielle
Author:
Hogan-Brun, Gabrielle
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Speech
Subject:
Social history
Subject:
Linguistics - General
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Palgrave Studies in Minority Languages and Communities
Publication Date:
20140331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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History and Social Science » World History » General
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