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Title The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in modern times / Reeva Spector Simon, Michael Menachem Laskier, and Sara Reguer, editors.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, [2003]
©2003

Subject Jews -- Middle East -- History -- Congresses.
Jews -- Africa, North -- History -- Congresses.
Alt Name Simon, Reeva S.
Laskier, Michael M., 1949-
Reguer, Sara, 1943-
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 549 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents INTRODUCTION; CONTRIBUTORS; Maps; {Part 1} THEMES; Chapter 1: History of the Jews in the Middle East and North Africa from the Rise of Islam Until 1700; Chapter 2: Europe in the Middle East; Chapter 3: Economic Life; Chapter 4: Community Leadership and Structure; Chapter 5: Religion: Rabbinic Tradition and the Response to Modernity; Chapter 6: Intellectual Life; Chapter 7: Jewish Languages Enter the Modern Era; Chapter 8: Education; Chapter 9: Zionism; Chapter 10: Beliefs and Customs; Chapter 11: Material Culture; Chapter 12: Music; Chapter 13: The World of Women.
{Part 2} COUNTRY-BY-COUNTRY SURVEYChapter 14: Ottoman Turkey; Chapter 15: The Ottoman Balkans; Chapter 16: Turkey; Chapter 17: Syria and Lebanon; Chapter 18: Eretz Israel/Palestine, 1800-1948; Chapter 19: Iraq; Chapter 20: Iran and Afghanistan; Chapter 21: Yemen; Chapter 22: Egypt and the Sudan; Chapter 23: Libya; Chapter 24: Tunisia; Chapter 25: Algeria; Chapter 26: Morocco; SUGGESTED READING; APPENDIX; INDEX.
Summary -- Norman A. Stillman, Middle East Quarterly.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0231507593 (electronic bk.)
9780231507592 (electronic bk.)
0231107978
9780231107976
023110796X (cl. ; alk. paper)
0231107978 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780231107969
9780231107976
ISBN/ISSN 9780231107976
OCLC # 614998544
Additional Format Print version: Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in modern times. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2003 023110796X 0231107978 (DLC) 2002073451 (OCoLC)49936217


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