European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, 1550-1750

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Jews -- Europe -- History -- 16th century., Jews -- Europe -- History -- 17th century., Jews -- Europe -- History -- 18th century., Europe -- Ethnic relat

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StatementJonathan I. Israel.
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LC ClassificationsDS135.E8 I87 1989
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Paginationxiii, 312 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1791467M
ISBN 100198211368
LC Control Number89188857

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The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization. Jewish Book News & Reviews 'Continues to be a basic book for understanding how Jews were affected by the changes of the early modern period.'. "European Jewry in the Age of Merchantilism " by Jonathan Israel is a fascinating book on the topic, and does a very nice job of not focusing solely on the Jews in the usual parts of Europe, but spreads his observations and research liberally over the entire s: 3.

European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, Jonathan I. Israel. The Littman Library of Jewish Civilization in association with Liverpool University Press.

The first edition of this book was the joint winner of the Wolfson Literary Prize for History in For this third edition, the book has been updated and includes a new introduction.

European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, [Jonathan I Israel] -- Examines the standing and functions of Jews in Europe, radically transformed from ca. when they were released from many restrictions on their economic and cultural lifestyle.

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European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, [Jonathan Irvine Israel] -- Contrary to commonly accepted belief, the 16th and 17th centuries marked a radically new phase in Jewish history. Far more than a mere extension of the Jewish Middle Ages, this was an era in which.

a) Mercantilism. In the emerging centralized states of Europe – in the German states, most notably Prussia and Saxony, some Italian states, the Habsburg empire, France, England, and the Netherlands – rulers and bureaucrats began to evaluate Jews in a new way. Military and commercial competition between these states.

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European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). vii + See, for example, M. Meyer, "Where does the Modern Period of Jewish History Begin?," Judaism 25 (): 2 For a most recent summary and evaluation, see D.

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European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, (hardcover). Joint winner of the Wolfson Literary Award for History.

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Jonathan I. Israel: European Jewry in the age of mercantilism, – xii, pp. Oxford: Clarendon Press, £ - Volume 51 Issue 2 - J. WansbroughAuthor: J. Wansbrough. Review of Jonathan I. Israel, European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism Abstract The study of Jewish culture and society in early modern Europe has advanced notably in recent years, but until now no one has attempted to provide a general synthesis of the period or a coherent scholarly interpretation of its historical by: 2.

His books include European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, – (); The Dutch Republic: Its Rise, Greatness, and Fall, – (); Radical Enlightenment: Philosophy and the Making of Modernity, – (); Enlightenment Contested: Philosophy, Modernity, and the Emancipation of Man – (); and A.

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Swetschinski, eds., Mystics, Philosophers and Politicians- Essays in Jewish Intellectual. : Atlantic Diasporas: Jews, Conversos, and Crypto-Jews in the Age of Mercantilism, (): Kagan, Richard L., Morgan, Philip D.: Books/5(4).

European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, / by: Israel, Jonathan Irvine. Published: () The face of East European Jewry / by: Zweig, Arnold, Hence the age of mercantilism, which was also the age of absolutism, coincided with the transfer of the Jewish problem from the religious to the political sphere.

Viewed as an additional source of national power, certain classes of Jews were extended grudging toleration by the rulers of the Netherlands, England, even later of France and Bran Author: Howard Sachar.European Jewry in the Age of Mercantilism, – New York: Oxford University Press.

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ISBN Stern, Selma (). The Court Jew: A Contribution to the History of the Period of Absolutism in Europe. New York: Transaction. ISBN External links. Deutsch, Gotthard; Kayserling, Meyer (–). "Court Jews".