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Author Shavit, Jacob

Common Titl Eropah ha-mehulelet eha-meulelet. English
Title Glorious, accursed Europe : an essay on Jewish ambivalence / Jehuda Reinharz, Yaacov Shavit ; Michelle Engel, translator

Publ Info Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Hanover : University Press of New England, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  DS135.E83 S5413 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  DS135 E83 S5413 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 301 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series
Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series (Unnumbered)
Note "This book is a revised version of the Hebrew edition, which originally appeared as Eropah hamehulelet vehamekulelet (Tel Aviv: Am Oved Publishers), 2006."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Europe discovers itself, Jews discover Europe -- The glorious nineteenth century: Europe as promised land -- The accursed century: Europe as an ailing culture -- The emergence of the modern European Jew -- Antisemitism as an incurable European disease -- Old Europe or New Europe? -- Manifold Europes -- I am in the East, and my heart is in the West -- Europeanness and anti-Europeanness in Palestine -- Europe, Old or New? -- Between "real Europe" and the "European spirit."
Note Translated from the Hebrew
LC subject Jews -- Europe -- History -- 19th century
Jews -- Europe -- History -- 20th century
Jews -- Europe -- Identity
Europe -- Civilization -- 19th century
Europe -- Civilization -- 20th century
Add Author Reinharz, Jehuda
Engel, Michelle
ISBN 9781584658436 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584658436 (cloth : alk. paper)