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1929: Mapping the Jewish World (Goldstein-Goren Series in - download pdf or read online

By Hasia Diner,Gennady Estraikh

ISBN-10: 081472020X

ISBN-13: 9780814720202

ISBN-10: 0814720218

ISBN-13: 9780814720219

Winner of the 2013 nationwide Jewish publication Award, Anthologies and Collections
The yr 1929 represents a huge turning element in interwar Jewish society, proving to be a yr whilst Jews, despite the place they lived, observed themselves tormented by advancements that happened round the global, because the crises continued by way of different Jews turned a part of the transnational Jewish attention. within the usa, the inventory marketplace crash introduced lasting monetary, social, and ideological adjustments to the Jewish group and restricted its skill to help humanitarian and nationalist initiatives in different nations. In Palestine, the anti-Jewish riots in Hebron and different cities underscored the vulnerability of the Zionist company and ignited heated discussions between a variety of Jewish political teams in regards to the knowledge of creating a Jewish kingdom on its historic website. while, within the Soviet Union, the consolidation of energy within the palms of Stalin created a far extra dogmatic weather within the overseas Communist stream, together with its Jewish branches.
Featuring a gleaming array of students of Jewish heritage, 1929 surveys the Jewish global in a single 12 months providing transparent examples of the transnational connections which associated Jews to every other—from politics, international relations, and philanthropy to literature, tradition, and the destiny of Yiddish—regardless of the place they lived. Taken jointly, the essays in 1929 argue that, no matter if American, Soviet, German, Polish, or Palestinian, Jews during the global lived in an international context.

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