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Alienated Minority : The Jews of Medieval Latin Europe - 92 edition

Alienated Minority : The Jews of Medieval Latin Europe (ISBN10: 0674015932; ISBN13: 9780674015937)
ISBN13: 978-0674015937
ISBN10: 0674015932

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0674015920
ISBN10: 0674015924

Summary: This narrative history surveying one thousand years of Jewish life integrates the Jewish experience into the context of the overall culture and society of medieval Europe. It presents a new picture of the interaction between Christians and Jews in this tumultuous era. Alienated Minority shows us what it meant to be a Jew in Europe in the Middle Ages. The story begins in the fifth century, when autonomous Jewish rule in Palestine came to a close, and when the papacy, led by Gregor ...show morey the Great, established enduring principles regarding Christian policy toward Jews. Kenneth Stow examines the structures of self-government in the European Jewish community and the centrality of emerging concepts of representation. He studies economic enterprise, especially banking; constructs a clear image of the medieval Jewish family; and portrays in detail the very rich Jewish intellectual life. Analyzing policies of Church and State in the Middle Ages, Stow argues that a firmly defined legal and constitutional position of the Jewish minority in the earlier period gave way to a legal status created expressly for Jews, who in the later period were seen as inimical to the common good. It was this special status that paved the way for the royal expulsions of Jews that began at the end of the thirteenth century. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 92
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Published: 08/19/1998
International: No

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