Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

The Jewish Past Revisited Reflections on Modern Jewish Historians

by David N. Myers

  • ISBN: 9780300072167
  • ISBN10: 0300072163

The Jewish Past Revisited Reflections on Modern Jewish Historians

by David N. Myers

  • List Price: $45.00
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Yale Univ Pr
  • Publish date: 11/01/1998
  • ISBN: 9780300072167
  • ISBN10: 0300072163
used Add to Cart $10.62
You save: 76%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $68.23
Marketplace Item
Description: In this fascinating new collection of essays, contemporary historians examine the ways earlier historians have framed, written, and "made" the Jewish past. Probing the ideology and methodology of their professional predecessors, American and Israeli historians offer new perspectives on some of the central figures of twentieth-century, Jewish historiography, including Gershom Scholem, S. D. Goitein, Yitzhak Baer, Elias Bickemann, and Cecil Roth, as well as the Israeli "New Historians? Although the lives and work of these scholars differ in many ways, Jewish historians have recurrently confronted the challenges posed by assimilation, anti-semitism, and various forms of nationalism.

Through their critical examinations of rbc construction of the Jewish past, the contributors to this volume develop important insights into current attitudes toward the dominant canons and ideals of historical scholarship and the future of historiography. They shine new light on the formation of a historical worldview and the "making" of history.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Sci Fi, etc.
Location: Knoxville, TN
Condition: Very Good
Shipping Icon
Used. Boards and jacket show modest shelf and edge wear.
Price:
$10.62
Comments:
Used. Boards and jacket show modest shelf and edge wear.
Seller: Henry Hollander Bookseller
Location: San Francisco, CA
Condition: Very Good
Octavo in dust jacket, xii, 244 pp., index. Introduction by David N. Myers.
[...]
Price:
$16.87
Comments:
Octavo in dust jacket, xii, 244 pp., index. Introduction by David N. Myers.
[...]
Seller: Found Books
Location: AUSTIN, TX
Condition: Good
0300072163.
Price:
$37.06
Comments:
0300072163.
Seller: One Stop Shop Bookstore
Location: Memphis, TN
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Price:
$39.07
Comments:
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$68.23
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).