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Daily Life of the Jews in the Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 231
Authors: Norman Roth
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Discusses daily life of Jews during the Middle Ages, examining such topics as education, marriage, synagogues, religous customs and observances, occupations, medicine, and literature.
The Jews of Europe in the Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Alfred Haverkamp, Karin Birk, Werner Transier, Markus Wener, Historisches Museum der Pfalz (Speyer, Germany)
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Hatje Cantz Verlag

Featuring abundant illustrations of religious, historical, and cultural objects and documents, this book traces the history of Judaism during the medieval period, from the 11th to the early 16th century. Two major centers of Jewish culture emerged during the Middle Ages: that of the Ashkenazi Jews, concentrated in the Rhineland,
Intricate Interfaith Networks in the Middle Ages
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Efrayim Shoham-Shṭainer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

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The Cambridge History of Judaism: Volume 5, Jews in the Medieval Islamic World
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Phillip I. Lieberman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Volume 5 examines the history of Judaism in the Islamic World from the rise of Islam in the early sixth century to the expulsion of Jews from Spain at the end of the fifteenth. This period witnessed radical transformations both within the Jewish community itself and in the broader contexts
Two Nations in Your Womb
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Yiśrā'ēl Yaʻaqov Yuval, Israel Jacob Yuval
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07-25 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Offers a provocative look at the relationship between Judaism and Christianity, arguing that the inter-religous polemic between the two religions served as a substantial component in the formation of each and that the impact of Christianity on Talmudic and medieval Judaism was much stronger than previously assumed.