In this slender but dense book, Jacob Katz explains why. He begins by sketching out what Jewish law has to say about relations with non-Jews. It was against such relations. Not having anything to do with idolaters was fine in ancient Babylonia or ancient Palestine, where there were so many Jews, but it wasn't practical in medieval Europe, where the Jews were a small minority. So, Jewish legal scholars had to completely reinterpret the law on this point.
Personal Name: Katz, Jacob, 1904-1998. Publication, Distribution, et. New York, . Behrman House, (c)1961. Originally published: London : Oxford University Press, 1961. Scripta Judaica ; 3). General Note: Includes index. Download book Exclusiveness and tolerance : studies in Jewish-Gentile relations in medieval and modern times, by Jacob Katz.
Start by marking Exclusiveness and Tolerance: Studies in Jewish-Gentile Relations in Medieval and Modern Times as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. There are immediate problems with Katz' line of argumentation. The usual trend nowadays, especially in Jewish-Ukrainian dialogue, is to blame Polish landlords for the Khmelnitsky Uprising and the massive pogroms that followed. In contrast, Katz implicitly acknowledges that the Jews were also partly at fault.
Series: Scripta Judaica (3). Members. NO OF PAGES: 200 SUB CAT I: Jewish - Christian Relations SUB CAT II: SUB CAT III: DESCRIPTION: This book is broken into three parts: Part 1 - The Problem and its Terms of Reference, Part 2 - Some Types and Attitudes in Medieval Times, and Part 3 - From Exclusiveness to Tolerance. NOTES: SUBTITLE: Studies in Jewish-Gentile Relations in Medieval & Modern Times.
Home Browse Books Book details, Exclusiveness and Tolerance: Studies i. .Exclusiveness and Tolerance: Studies in Jewish-Gentile Relations in Medieval and Modern Times. The decision to write it in its present form, and to publish it first in English, was made during my stay in Manchester at the Institute of Jewish Studies where I served as guest lecturer during the academic year 1956-7. The general conception of the work, as well as the working out of details, profited from my close contact with Professor A. Altmann, the then Director of the Institute. After the transfer of the Institute to University College London, Mr. J. G. Weiss, . the new Director of the Institute, bestowed upon the book the benefit of his unremitting scrutiny.
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Stern repeats the argument, based on Jacob Katz and his book, Exclusiveness and Tolerance: Studies in Jewish-Gentile Relations in Medieval and Modern Times (Scripta Judaica, 3), that medieval Talmudic scholars had ruled that the negative portrayals of non-Jews pertained only to the pagans of Antiquity. They are no longer binding. p. 5). The torah once offered to non-jews? How did Jews become the Chosen People in the first place? Stern cites Israeli scholar Joseph Heinemann.
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