Jews among Muslims

Communities in the Precolonial Middle East

Editors: Deshen, Shlomo, Zenner, Walter P. (Eds.)

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Jews Among Muslims is a collection of analytical and graphic descriptions of Jewish communities in North Africa and the Middle East in the 19th and early 20th century, written by anthropologists and historians. The introductory chapters set Middle Eastern Jewry into comparative settings. Particular chapters are devoted to most of the major communities, such as Morocco, Yemen, Iraq, Iran. Among the specific topics treated are: community autonomy, religious life and leadership, women and family life, education, social etiquette.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Jews among Muslims
Book Subtitle
Communities in the Precolonial Middle East
Editors
  • Shlomo Deshen
  • Walter P. Zenner
Copyright
1996
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-349-24863-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-349-24863-6
Softcover ISBN
978-0-333-62656-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 292
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