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The Resource Jewish pasts, German fictions : history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955, Jonathan Skolnik

Jewish pasts, German fictions : history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955, Jonathan Skolnik

Label
Jewish pasts, German fictions : history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955
Title
Jewish pasts, German fictions
Title remainder
history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Skolnik
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jewish Pasts, German Fictions is the first comprehensive study of how German-Jewish writers used images from the Spanish-Jewish past to define their place in German culture and society. Jonathan Skolnik argues that Jewish historical fiction was a form of cultural memory that functioned as a parallel to the modern, demythologizing project of secular Jewish history writing. What did it imply for a minority to imagine its history in the majority language? Skolnik makes the case that the answer lies in the creation of a German-Jewish minority culture in which historical fiction
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1967-
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Skolnik, Jonathan
Dewey number
833.009/3529924
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PT749.J4
LC item number
.S56 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
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  • Jews in literature
  • Jewish historical fiction, German
  • German fiction
  • German fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • German fiction
  • Jewish historical fiction, German
  • Jews in literature
Label
Jewish pasts, German fictions : history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955, Jonathan Skolnik
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Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Jewish cultural memory and the German historical novel -- Jewish history under the sign of secularization : Berthold Auerbach's Spinoza (1837) -- "Who learns history from Heine?" : Wissenschaft des Judentums and Heinrich Heine's Der Rabbi von Bacherach (1840) -- Minority culture in the age of the nation : Jewish historical fiction in nineteenth-century Germany -- German modernism and Jewish memory : Else Lasker-Schüler's Der Wunderrabbiner von Barcelona (1921) -- "Where books are burned" : Jewish memories of inquisition and expulsion in Nazi Germany and in exile -- Epilogue : post-Holocaust echoes
Control code
877363447
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804790598
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877363447
Label
Jewish pasts, German fictions : history, memory, and minority culture in Germany, 1824-1955, Jonathan Skolnik
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Jewish cultural memory and the German historical novel -- Jewish history under the sign of secularization : Berthold Auerbach's Spinoza (1837) -- "Who learns history from Heine?" : Wissenschaft des Judentums and Heinrich Heine's Der Rabbi von Bacherach (1840) -- Minority culture in the age of the nation : Jewish historical fiction in nineteenth-century Germany -- German modernism and Jewish memory : Else Lasker-Schüler's Der Wunderrabbiner von Barcelona (1921) -- "Where books are burned" : Jewish memories of inquisition and expulsion in Nazi Germany and in exile -- Epilogue : post-Holocaust echoes
Control code
877363447
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804790598
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877363447

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