Cathy Gelbin,Sander Gilman's Cosmopolitanisms and the Jews (Social History, Popular PDF

By Cathy Gelbin,Sander Gilman

ISBN-10: 0472130412

ISBN-13: 9780472130412

Cosmopolitanisms and the Jews provides considerably to modern scholarship on cosmopolitanism by means of making the adventure of Jews crucial to the dialogue, because it lines the evolution of Jewish cosmopolitanism over the past centuries. The booklet units out from an exploration of the character and cultural-political implications of the moving perceptions of Jewish mobility and fluidity round 1800, while sleek cosmopolitanist discourse arose. via a sequence of case stories, the authors research the historic and discursive junctures that mark the important paradigm shifts within the Jewish self-image, from the Wandering Jew to the rootless parasite, the cosmopolitan, and the socialist internationalist. Chapters study the tensions and dualisms within the built courting among cosmopolitanism and the Jews at specific historic junctures among 1800 and the current, and probe into the connection among past anti-Semitic discourses on Jewish cosmopolitanism and Stalinist rhetoric.


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