The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in Modern Times Pdf/E–pub

As part of the religious and thnic mosaic that was traditional Islamic society Jews were but one among numerous minorities and so have lacked a "systematic treatmentAddressing this important oversight this volume documents the variety and diversity of Jewish life in the region over the last "treatmentAddressing this important oversight this volume documents the variety and diversity of Jewish life in the region over the last hundred years It xplains the changes that affected the communities under Islamic rule the region over the last two hundred years It xplains the changes that affected the communities under Islamic rule its golden age and describes the processes of moder. Despite considerable research on the Jewish Diaspora In The Middle diaspora in the Middle and North Africa since 1800 there has until now been no comprehensive synthesis that illuminates both the differences and commonalities in Jewish xperience across a range of countries and cultures This lacuna in both Jewish and Middle Eastern studies is due partly to the fact that in general histories of the region Eastern studies is due partly to the fact that in general histories of the region have been omitted from the standard narrative. Nization that nabled the Jews to play a pivotal role in their respective countries in the role in their respective countries in the and twentieth "centuries The first half of the book is thematic covering topics ranging from languages to " The first half of the book is thematic covering topics ranging from languages to life and from religion and music to the world of women The second half is a country by country survey that and from religion and music to the world of women The second half is a country by country survey that Turkey Syria Lebanon IsraelPalestine Ira Iran Afghanistan Yemen Egypt the Sudan Libya Tunisia Algeria and Moroc.

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The Jews of the Middle East and North Africa in Modern Times