The Jewish Past Revisited: Reflections on Modern Jewish Historians

The Jewish Past Revisited: Reflections on Modern Jewish Historians

by David G. Myers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300072163

ISBN-13: 9780300072167

Pub. Date: 10/28/1998

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this fascinating collection of writings, contemporary American and Israeli historiansexamine the ways earlier historians have framed, written, and "made" the Jewish past.The contributors offer new perspectives on various central figures of twentieth-centuryhistoriography, each of whom confronted the challenges posed by assimilation, anti- Semitism, and various

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In this fascinating collection of writings, contemporary American and Israeli historiansexamine the ways earlier historians have framed, written, and "made" the Jewish past.The contributors offer new perspectives on various central figures of twentieth-centuryhistoriography, each of whom confronted the challenges posed by assimilation, anti- Semitism, and various forms of nationalism. Studies in Jewish Culture and Society, a series of the Center for Judaic Studies,University of Pennsylvania .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300072167
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
10/28/1998
Series:
Studies in Jewish Culture and Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

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