The Jewish Community: Its History and...

This is the first volume of the work that is centered on the European Jewish community of the Middle Ages and early modern times. The author offers a comprehensive historical and sociological analysis of the Jewish communal evolution during the Emancipation era.

CONTENTS VOLUME ONE PAGEI. QUEST FOR NEW FORMS ........................................... 3 II. THE PALESTINIAN MUNICIPALITY ............................. 31 III. SYNAGOGUE ............................................................. 55 IV. GRAECO- ROMAN ASSOCIATION .................................. 75 V. TALMUDIC CONSOLIDATION ....................................... 118 VI. PROTECTED COMMUNITY .......................................... 157 VII. EUROPEAN CORPORATION ......................................... 208 VIII. SUPERCOMMUNITY .................................................... 283   IX. LOCAL SOCIETY ....................................................... 348 VOLUME TWO PAGEX. MEMBERSHIP AND ELECTIONS .................................... 3 XI. LAY AND ECCLESIASTICAL OFFICERS .......................... 52 XII. RELIGIOUS GUIDANCE ................................................ 123 XIII. EDUCATION AND PUBLIC ENLIGHTENMENT ................. 169 XIV. LAW ENFORCEMENT ................................................. 208 XV. PUBLIC FINANCE ...................................................... 246 XVI. SOCIAL WELFARE ..................................................... 290   XVII. CRUCIBLE OF CAPITALISM AND ENLIGHTENMENT ......... 351 xi   C h a p t e r Home  | T O C For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

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