6 edition of History of the Jewish People found in the catalog.
April 15, 2007
by Behrman House, Inc.
Written in English
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This is a concise, informative history of the Jewish people from the Biblical period of the patriarchs to when it was published. As the author clarifies in the introduction, the book looks at the history of the Jewish people, rather than providing a history of the Jewish religion.
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A lot of effort is made to connect the history with various Jews that have made important social and scientific contributions.5/5(5).
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It has been. Our People, originally published inwas the first Jewish history book for the English speaking reader. Read today, it still provides a comprehensive outline of Jewish history, and also a view of the telling of history as it evolved over the last century.
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However, like Christians, they qualified as “people of the book,” possessors of a prior revelation from God that was written down. People of the book acquired a tolerated status, that of “protected people” (ahlal‑dhimma, or dhimmis), who were permitted to live among Muslims, undisturbed, and to observe their faith without mpcs.online: Mark R.
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How did they retain their strong sense of community through centuries of dispersion. How have the Jews of the present, with their proud ethnic identity and thriving national home, emerged out of the downtrodden Jews of the past.
history of the Jewish people and the way that history is commonly under stood—not only within Israel but in the larger world—shocked me as much as it shocked my readers. Generally speaking, educational systems teach you to begin writing after you have finished your thinking—meaning that you should.
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Five convenient volumes that include the original index (formerly a separate volume). pages total, hardcovers from Hendrickson. A History of the Jewish People in the Time of Jesus Christ () by Emil Schurer/5(89).This chapter describes the history, religion, customs and culture of the Jewish people.
An understanding of “who are the Jews” is a prerequisite to understanding the roots of anti-Semitism, which, in its most vile form, sowed the seeds of the Holocaust which had as its .Jewish culture. During the academic year –, the Center for Jewish History in New York gathered a small number of scholars, at various career stages, working on different periods in Jewish history and representing a range of methodologies and disciplines, to convene a Working Group on the History of the Jewish Book.