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.

Professor Morris Loeb, of New York, the distinguished chemist, scholar and public worker, who died on October 8, 1912, by his last Will and Testament, created a Fund under the following terms: “ I give and bequeath to The Jewish Publication Society of America the sum of Ten Thousand Dollars as a permanent fund, the income of which alone shall, from time to time, be utilized for and applied to the prepara-tion and publication of a scholarly work devoted to the in-terests of Judaism.” The present work, published in 1942, is the fourth issued under this Fund. The first, SAADIA GAON— HIS LIFE and WORKS, by Henry Malter, was published in 1921. The second, THE PHARISEES— THE SOCIOLOGICAL BACKGROUND OF THEIR FAITH, by Louis Finkelstein, was published in 1938. The third, THE JEWS IN SPAIN— THEIR SOCIAL, POLI-TICAL AND CULTURAL LIFE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, by Abraham A. Neuman, was published in 1942. For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

The Jewish Community: Its History and Structure to the American Revolution. Vol. I.


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