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The Resource Jewish Questions : Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period

Jewish Questions : Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period

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Jewish Questions : Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period
Title
Jewish Questions
Title remainder
Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Jewish Questions, Matt Goldish introduces English readers to the history and culture of the Sephardic dispersion through an exploration of forty-three responsa--questions about Jewish law that Jews asked leading rabbis, and the rabbis' responses. The questions along with their rabbinical decisions examine all aspects of Jewish life, including business, family, religious issues, and relations between Jews and non-Jews. Taken together, the responsa constitute an extremely rich source of information about the everyday lives of Sephardic Jews. The book looks at questions asked between 1492--whe
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EBLCP
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Goldish, Matt
Dewey number
305.89240560903
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS135.T8 .G58 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Jews
  • Sephardim
  • Turkey
  • Turkey
  • Ethnic relations
  • Jews
  • Sephardim
  • Turkey
Label
Jewish Questions : Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; contents; preface; introduction; short biographies of the hakhamim; part i: life among muslims and christians; part ii: trade and other professions in the sephardi diaspora; part iii: life within the sephardic community; part iv: ritual observance and jewish faith in sephardic communities; part v: marriage, family, and private life; bibliography; index
Control code
730151768
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (247 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829002
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730151768
Label
Jewish Questions : Responsa on Sephardic Life in the Early Modern Period
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; contents; preface; introduction; short biographies of the hakhamim; part i: life among muslims and christians; part ii: trade and other professions in the sephardi diaspora; part iii: life within the sephardic community; part iv: ritual observance and jewish faith in sephardic communities; part v: marriage, family, and private life; bibliography; index
Control code
730151768
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (247 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400829002
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730151768

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