Jewish History: An Essay in the...

This essay exhibits in a remarkably striking way the author's art of making “all things seem fresh and new, important and attractive.” The author attempts, for the first time, a psychologic characterization of Jewish history. He endeavors to demonstrate the inner connection between events, and develop the ideas that underlie them.

JEWISH HISTORY AN ESSAY IN THE PHILOSOPHY OF HISTORY BY SEMEN M. DUBNOW Varda Books skokie, illinois, usa 5761 / 2001 For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

Jewish History: An Essay in the Philosophy of History


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PagePREFACE TO THE GERMAN TRANSLATIONPREFACE TO THE ENGLISH TRANSLATIONTABLE OF CONTENTSINTRODUCTORY NOTETHE RANGE OF JEWISH HISTORY THE CONTENT OF JEWISH HISTORY THE SIGNIFICANCE OF JEWISH HISTORY THE HISTORICAL SYNTHESISTHE PRIMARY OR BIBLICAL PERIOD THE SECONDARY OR SPIRITUAL-POLITICAL PERIOD THE TERTIARY TALMUDIC OR NATIONAL-RELIGIOUS PERIOD THE GAONIC PERIOD, OR THE HEGEMONY OF THE ORIENTAL JEWS (500–980)THE RABBINIC-PHILOSOPHICAL PERIOD, OR THE HEGEMONY OF THE SPANISH JEWS (980–1492)THE RABBINIC-MYSTICAL PERIOD, OR THE HEGEMONY OF THE GERMAN-POLISH JEWS (1492–1789)THE MODERN PERIOD OF ENLIGHTENMENT (THE NINETEENTH CENTURY)THE TEACHINGS OF JEWISH HISTORY
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