Published October 2005
by Mitchell Vallentine & Company .
Written in English
|Contributions||David Cesarani (Editor), Gemma Romain (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||308|
Jews & Port Cities With studies of Jewish communities in port cities ranging from sixteenth century Livorno to modern Singapore, this book develops and extends the concept of the port Jew using a blend of conceptual innovation and original : Cesarani, David. With studies of Jewish communities in port cities ranging from sixteenth century Livorno to modern Singapore, this book develops and extends the concept of the port Jew. It explores the concepts of diaspora and identity, probes the links between commerce and inter-communal relations, and maps the contours of language, culture, and community. Jews and Port Cities: -- Commerce, Community and Cosmopolitanism and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Jews and Port Cities: by David Cesarani, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2).
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Get this from a library! Jews and port cities, commerce, community and cosmopolitanism. [David Cesarani; Gemma Romain;]. port Jews and race, bring port Jews squarely to the America.' The study of thus raises the tantalizing prospect of a history, re-irnagined in global or trans-national terms. The essays by Wim Klooster, Holly Snyder and Arthur Kiron do more than engage the port Jews of the New World. They also open up. The Jewish community of the East End came almost entirely from the Russian Empire, in particular from the territories of the former Polish Commonwealth. In the Middle Ages, many Jews settled in Poland because of the tolerance of the local rulers and aristocrats, who found them useful. In over years, from the midth century to the midth century, ab Jews came to China and lived in newly-established major port cities such as Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tianjin, and Harbin. Jewish communities composed of these Jews became an essential part of the economic and social life of those modern Chinese cities.