Menu Close

Iberian Jewry from Twilight to Dawn

Iberian Jewry from Twilight to Dawn
  • Author: Abraham Gross
  • Publisher: BRILL
  • ISBN: 9004100539
  • Page: 201
  • View: 754

This volume depicts the world of a preacher, cabbalist, and biblical exegete who lived during the expulsions from Spain and Portugal. His literary works and thought are analyzed and put in their proper cultural and historical context.

This volume depicts the world of a preacher, cabbalist, and biblical exegete who lived during the expulsions from Spain and Portugal. His literary works and thought are analyzed and put in their proper cultural and historical context.


More Books:

Iberian Jewry from Twilight to Dawn
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: Abraham Gross
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume depicts the world of a preacher, cabbalist, and biblical exegete who lived during the expulsions from Spain and Portugal. His literary works and thought are analyzed and put in their proper cultural and historical context.
All Religion Is Inter-Religion
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Kambiz GhaneaBassiri, Paul Robertson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-11 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

All Religion Is Inter-Religion analyses the ways inter-religious relations have contributed both historically and philosophically to the constructions of the category of “religion” as a distinct subject of study. Regarded as contemporary classics, Steven M. Wasserstrom's Religion after Religion (1999) and Between Muslim and Jew (1995) provided a theoretical reorientation
From Iberia to Diaspora
Language: en
Pages: 563
Authors: Yedida Kalfon Stillman, Norman A. Stillman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: BRILL

This rich, interdisciplinary collection of articles offers fascinating new insights into the history and culture of Sephardic Jewry both in pre-Expulsion Iberia and throughout the far-flung diaspora.
In the Iberian Peninsula and Beyond
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: José Alberto R. Silva Tavim, Maria Filomena Lopes de Barros, Lúcia Liba Mucznik
Categories: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This book is the result of two scientific encounters hosted by the University of Évora in 2012, with the theme “Muslims and Jews in Portugal and the Diaspora. Identities and Memories (16th–17th centuries)”, and co-financed by the Foundation for Science and Technology, and by FEDER, through “Eixo I” of the
Iberian New Christians and Their Descendants
Language: en
Pages: 195
Authors: Abraham Gross, Adina Moryosef, Jack Cohen
Categories: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

This ground-breaking volume explores the relatively new academic field of Bnei Anousim studies (also referred to as descendants of New Christians, Conversos, or Marranos), whose Jewish ancestors in Iberia were forcibly converted to Catholicism from 1391 through to the fifteenth century. Chronologically, this book focuses on the eighteenth century, a