Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment:...

Mahler's masterful sociological study is drawn from a variety of sources, including some Polish archival material that was later destroyed by the Nazis. This classic work, originally published in both Yiddish and Hebrew, is a prime example of movements that shaped the spiritual and cultural life of modern Jewry.

Copyright © 2001 by Varda Books Original copyright © 1985 by The Jewish Publication Society of America All rights reserved First edition Manufactured in the United States of America This ebook has been published with permission of The Jewish Publication So-ciety ( Philadelphia). The printed book, which served as a basis for this book is catalogued by the Library of Congress thus: Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Mahler, Raphael, 1899– 1977 Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment. Translation of: ha- Hasidut veha- Haskalah. Pt. 1 originally in Yiddish; pt. 2 originally in Hebrew. Bibliography: p. 339 Includes index. 1. Hasidism— Galicia ( Poland and Ukraine)— History— 19th century. 2. Hasidism— Poland— History— 19th century. 3. Haskalah— Galicia ( Poland and Ukraine)— History— 19th century. 4. Haskalah— Poland— History— 19th century. I. Title. BM98. M2513 1985 296.8/ 33 83– 23890 ISBN 0– 8276– 0233– 2 Translator’s Note The following excerpts of this book have previously appeared as articles in English translation: “ The Austrian Government and the Hasidim During the Perlod of Reaction,” Jew-ish Social Studies ( 1938), pp. 195– 240. ( This article comprises fragments of chapters 1 and 2 of the book.) “ The Social and Political Aspects of the Haskalah in Galicia,” TIVO Annual, vol. 1 ( New York, 1946), pp. 64– 85. ( Originally published as part of chapter 2 of the author’s Der Kamf tsvishn Haskole un Khsides in Galitsye. ) “ Censorship of Hasidic, Kabbalistic and Yiddish Literature in Galicia During the Perlod of Reaction,” Journal of Jewish Bibliography 1: 2 ( January 1939): 35– 39, 1: 3 ( April 1939): 71– 82 ( this article consists of a part of chapter 4). “ The Hebrew Almanacs of Joseph Perl.” Journal of Jewish Bibliography 3: 1– 2 ( Jan-uary- April 1942): 22– 31, 3: 3 ( July 1942): 75– 83. Design: ADRJANNE ONDERDONK DUDDEN New ISBN 1- 59045- 032- 9 Reader PDF No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any information storage retrieval system, except for brief passages in connection with a critical review, without permission in writing from the publisher: Varda Books, 9001 Keating Avenue, Skokie, Illinois, USA Prepared as an ebook by Varda Graphics, Inc. For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

Hasidism and the Jewish Enlightenment: Their Confrontation in Galicia and Poland in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century


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FRONT MATTERPublisher's PageTitle PageCopyright PageContentsPrefatory NoteIntroductionI GALICIA 1. The Sociopolitical Foundations of Hasidism in Galicia in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century 2. The Sociopolitical Foundations of the Haskalah in Galicia 3. The Policy of the Austrian Government toward Hasidism 4. The Austrian Censorship of Jewish Books 5. Joseph Perlas Strudle against Hasidism 6. Joseph Perl's Hebrew Almanacs II POLAND 7. The Socioeconomic and Political Status of the Jews in Central Poland 8. Brooks of Assimilation and Buds of Enlightenment 9. Two Schools of Hasidism in Poland 10. The Policy of the Polish Government toward Hasidism Notes Glossary of Hebrew and Yiddish Terms Index
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