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The Resource New perspectives on the Haskalah, edited by Shmuel Feiner and David Sorkin

New perspectives on the Haskalah, edited by Shmuel Feiner and David Sorkin

Label
New perspectives on the Haskalah
Title
New perspectives on the Haskalah
Statement of responsibility
edited by Shmuel Feiner and David Sorkin
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume, written by a range of scholars in history and literature, offers a new understanding of one of the central cultural and ideological movements among Jews in modern times. Disengaging the Haskalah from the questions of modernization or emancipation that have hitherto dominated the scholarship, the contributors have put the Haskalah under a microscope in order to restore detail and texture to the individuals, ideas, and activities that were its makers in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. In particular, they replace simple dichotomies with nuanced distinctions, presenting the r
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Feiner, Shmuel
  • Sorkin, David Jan
Series statement
Littman library of Jewish civilization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haskalah
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • RELIGION
  • Haskalah
  • Jews
  • Europe
  • Haskala
  • Jodendom
  • Verlichting (cultuurgeschiedenis)
Label
New perspectives on the Haskalah, edited by Shmuel Feiner and David Sorkin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-250) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early Haskalah / David Sorkin -- Naphtali Herz Wessely and the cultural dislocations of an eighteenth-century maskil / Edward Breuer -- Enlightenment values, Jewish ethics: the Haskalah's transformation of the traditional Musar genre / Harris Bor -- Was there a 'Haskalah' in England? reconsidering an old question / David B. Ruderman -- Strategy and ruse in the Haskalah of Mendel Lefin of Satanow / Nancy Sinkoff -- The struggle of the mitnagedim and maskilim against Hasidism: Rabbi Jacob Emden and Judah Leib Mieses / Yehuda Friedlander -- Magic and miracle-workers in the literature of the haskalah / Immanuel Etkes -- Portrait of the maskil as a young man / Shmuel Werses -- Reality and its refraction in descriptions of women in Haskalah fiction / Tova Cohen -- Enlightened rabbis as reformers in Russian Jewish society / Joseph Salmon -- Towards a historical definition of the haskalah / Shmuel Feiner
Control code
ocn826631271
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909821316
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv391rmn
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826631271
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
New perspectives on the Haskalah, edited by Shmuel Feiner and David Sorkin
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-250) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early Haskalah / David Sorkin -- Naphtali Herz Wessely and the cultural dislocations of an eighteenth-century maskil / Edward Breuer -- Enlightenment values, Jewish ethics: the Haskalah's transformation of the traditional Musar genre / Harris Bor -- Was there a 'Haskalah' in England? reconsidering an old question / David B. Ruderman -- Strategy and ruse in the Haskalah of Mendel Lefin of Satanow / Nancy Sinkoff -- The struggle of the mitnagedim and maskilim against Hasidism: Rabbi Jacob Emden and Judah Leib Mieses / Yehuda Friedlander -- Magic and miracle-workers in the literature of the haskalah / Immanuel Etkes -- Portrait of the maskil as a young man / Shmuel Werses -- Reality and its refraction in descriptions of women in Haskalah fiction / Tova Cohen -- Enlightened rabbis as reformers in Russian Jewish society / Joseph Salmon -- Towards a historical definition of the haskalah / Shmuel Feiner
Control code
ocn826631271
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781909821316
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv391rmn
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826631271
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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