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Author Brenner, Michael, 1964-

Common Titl Propheten des Vergangenen. English
Title Prophets of the past : interpreters of Jewish history / Michael Brenner ; translated by Steven Rendall

Publ Info Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  DS115.5 .B7413 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  DS115.5 B7413 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 301 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Jewish history as history of religion: Wissenschaft des Judentums in the service of Reform and emancipation -- Between religion and nation: Graetz and his construction of Jewish history -- The nationalization of Jewish history: the view from the East -- Jewish history without tears? new perspectives in the West -- The return of the nation to its land: Zionist narrative perspectives -- Postmodern influences: a new subjectivity
LC subject Jews -- Historiography
Jewish historians
Judaism -- Historiography
Jews -- History -- 1789-1945
ISBN 9780691139289 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691139288 (hardcover : alk. paper)