Jüdische Kultur in Frankfurt am Main von den Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart
Language: de
Pages: 442
Authors: Karl Erich Grözinger
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Otto Harrassowitz Verlag

The Judengasse in Frankfurt
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Raphael Gross
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-31 - Publisher: C.H.Beck

The Judengasse in Frankfurt, which was established in 1462, was the first ghetto in Europe and one of the most important centers of European Jewry until it was
Jewish Scholarship and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Germany
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Nils Roemer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-01 - Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press

German Jews were fully assimilated and secularized in the nineteenth century—or so it is commonly assumed. In Jewish Scholarship and Culture in the Nineteenth
Jewish Identity in Early Modern Germany
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Dean Phillip Bell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Although Jews in early modern Germany produced little in the way of formal historiography, Jews nevertheless engaged the past for many reasons and in various an
Windows on Jewish Worlds
Language: en
Authors: Shalom Sabar
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-05 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

This volume celebrates the collecting effort of perhaps the greatest of all contemporary collectors of Judaica, William Gross, of Tel Aviv. It appears on the oc
The Many Deaths of Jew Süss
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Yair Mintzker
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

New historical insights into one of the most infamous episodes in the history of anti-Semitism Joseph Süss Oppenheimer—“Jew Süss”—is one of the most i
The Cambridge History of Judaism: Volume 7, The Early Modern World, 1500–1815
Language: en
Authors: Jonathan Karp
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This seventh volume of The Cambridge History of Judaism provides an authoritative and detailed overview of early modern Jewish history, from 1500 to 1815. The e
Strange Brethren
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Maximilian Miguel Scholz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-18 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

In the sixteenth century, German cities and territories welcomed thousands of refugees fleeing the religious persecution sparked by the Reformation. As Strange
Prague and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Kateřina Capkova
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-06 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Prague's magnificent synagogues and Old Jewish Cemetery attract millions of visitors each year, and travelers who venture beyond the capital find physical evide
Widerstand und Toleranz
Language: de
Pages: 325
Authors: Jan Woppowa
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Kohlhammer Verlag

Der Padagoge und Philosoph Ernst Akiba Simon gilt neben Martin Buber, Franz Rosenzweig und Gershom Scholem als einer der wichtigsten Zeugen des deutschen Judent