Stanford Studies in Jewish History and C

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  1. A Tale of Ritual Murder in the Age of Louis XIV
    This is the tale of an accusation of blood libel during a period when France prided itself on its rationality.... Learn More
    Published: 3rd October 2012
    Hardback | £58.00
  2. The Agony of Greek Jews, 1940–1945
    This is the first comprehensive new study of the Greek Jewish experience during World War II to be published in sixty years.... Learn More
    Published: 7th October 2009
    Hardback | £58.00
  3. Geography of Hope
    In Geography of Hope, French sociologist and historian Pierre Birnbaum examines the work of the some of the prominent Jewish social scientists of the past two centuries in order to analyze their range of responses to the tensions... Learn More
    Published: 10th January 2008
    Hardback | £58.00
  4. Discovering Exile
    This book considers some of the most famous Yiddish writers in America, the controversies their works aroused—in Yiddish and English—during the Holocaust, and the ways in which reading them contributes to a revision of American... Learn More
    Published: 5th November 2007
    Hardback | £44.00
  5. A Community under Siege
    This is a study of how the Breslau Jewish community, the third largest and one of the most affluent in Germany, coped with Nazi persecution from 1933 until its liquidation in 1943.... Learn More
    Published: 23rd August 2007
    Hardback | £58.00
  6. From Rebel to Rabbi
    This book examines the ways modern Jewish thinkers, writers, and artists appropriated the figure of Jesus as part of the process of creating modern Jewish culture.... Learn More
    Published: 14th March 2007
    Hardback | £54.00
  7. Irène Némirovsky
    Irène Némirovsky: Her Life and Works, the first English-language biography of the author of the internationally acclaimed novel, Suite Française, is an intimate portrait of a woman who bore witness to the tragedies that befell... Learn More
    Published: 7th September 2006
    Hardback | £23.99
  8. Sacred Bonds of Solidarity
    Sacred Bonds of Solidarity is a history of the emergence of Jewish international aid and the language of "solidarity" that accompanied it in nineteenth-century France.... Learn More
    Published: 11th August 2006
    Hardback | £62.00
  9. The Medici State and the Ghetto of Florence
    This book explores the decision of Grand Duke Cosimo I de' Medici to create a ghetto in Florence, and explains how a Jewish community developed out of that forced population transfer.... Learn More
    Published: 5th December 2005
    Hardback | £70.00
  10. Social Science and the Politics of Modern Jewish Identity
    This book answers the questions: Why did the social sciences become an integral part of Jewish scholarship beginning in the late 19th century? What part did this scholarship play in the debate over emancipation and assimilation,... Learn More
    Published: 1st June 2000
    Hardback | £66.00