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The Resource Enforced marginality : Jewish narratives on abandoned wives, Bluma Goldstein

Enforced marginality : Jewish narratives on abandoned wives, Bluma Goldstein

Label
Enforced marginality : Jewish narratives on abandoned wives
Title
Enforced marginality
Title remainder
Jewish narratives on abandoned wives
Statement of responsibility
Bluma Goldstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the problem of abandoned Jewish wives, or agunes ("chained wives") - women who under Jewish law could not obtain a divorce and of the men who deserted them. This book also explores representations of abandoned wives while tracing the demographic movements of Jews in the West. It describes the dynamics of power between men and women
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldstein, Bluma
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The S. Mark Taper Foundation imprint in Jewish studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agunahs
  • Jewish women
  • Jewish women in literature
  • Jewish literature
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Agunahs
  • Jewish literature
  • Jewish women in literature
Label
Enforced marginality : Jewish narratives on abandoned wives, Bluma Goldstein
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : finally out in the open -- Abandoned wives in Jewish family law : an introduction to the Agune -- Doubly exiled in Germany : abandoned wives in Glikl Hamel's Memoirs and Solomon Maimon's Autobiography -- The victims of adventure : abandoned wives in Abramovitsh's Benjamin the Third and Sholem Aleykhem's Menakhem-Mendl -- Agunes disappearing in "a gallery of vanished husbands" : retrieving the voices of the abandoned women and children -- An autobiography of turmoil : abandoned mother, abandoned daughter -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn182575792
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433709777
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4j9c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182575792
Label
Enforced marginality : Jewish narratives on abandoned wives, Bluma Goldstein
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-198) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : finally out in the open -- Abandoned wives in Jewish family law : an introduction to the Agune -- Doubly exiled in Germany : abandoned wives in Glikl Hamel's Memoirs and Solomon Maimon's Autobiography -- The victims of adventure : abandoned wives in Abramovitsh's Benjamin the Third and Sholem Aleykhem's Menakhem-Mendl -- Agunes disappearing in "a gallery of vanished husbands" : retrieving the voices of the abandoned women and children -- An autobiography of turmoil : abandoned mother, abandoned daughter -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn182575792
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 206 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433709777
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt4j9c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182575792

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