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Author by : Shmuel Feiner Languange Used : en Release Date : 2011-01-01 Publisher by : University of Pennsylvania Press ISBN : 9780812221725 File Size : 54,8 Mb Total Download : 901
At the beginning of the eighteenth century most European Jews lived in restricted settlements and urban ghettos, isolated from the surrounding dominant Christian cultures not only by law but also by language, custom, and dress. By the end of the century urban, upwardly mobile Jews had shaved their beards and abandoned Yiddish in favor of the languages of the countries in which they lived. They began to participate in secular culture and they embraced rationalism and non-Jewish education as supplements to traditional Talmudic studies. The full participation of Jews in modern Europe and America
Author by : Olga Litvak Languange Used : en Release Date : 2012-12-13 Publisher by : Rutgers University Press ISBN : 9780813554372 File Size : 44,8 Mb Total Download : 956
Commonly translated as the “Jewish Enlightenment,” the Haskalah propelled Jews into modern life. Olga Litvak argues that the idea of a Jewish modernity, championed by adherents of this movement, did not originate in Western Europe’s age of reason. Litvak contends that the Haskalah spearheaded a Jewish religious revival, better understood against the background of Eastern European Romanticism. Based on imaginative and historically grounded readings of primary sources, Litvak presents a compelling case for rethinking the relationship between the Haskalah and the experience of political and