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Tradition and Crisis: Jewish Society at the End of the Middle Ages (Medieval Studies)

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Publisher Comments:

Jacob Katz's landmark study of Jewish life in the High Middle Ages sheds new light on the origins of modernity, including Jewish-Gentile relations, the Jewish role in early capitalism, the beginnings of Haskala (Enlightenment) and of Hasidism.

Book News Annotation:

Cooperman (Jewish history, U. of Maryland) provides the first fully annotated English version of the 1958 Hebrew original, , of Katz's (Hebrew U.) landmark study of the structure of European Jewish life from the 16th-18th centuries. First published in English by New York U. Press.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780815628279
Translator:
Cooperman, Bernard Dov
Afterword:
Cooperman, Bernard Dov
Author:
Katz, Jacob
Author:
Cooperman, Bernard Dov
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Location:
Syracuse, NY
Subject:
History
Subject:
Medieval
Subject:
Jewish
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
70-1789
Subject:
Jewish - General
Subject:
Jews -- Social life and customs.
Subject:
Jews -- History -- 70-1789.
Subject:
Religion Western-Jewish History
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Medieval Studies
Publication Date:
20000231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
410
Dimensions:
9.38x6.15x1.04 in. 1.23 lbs.

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