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The Resource Hidden heritage : the legacy of the Crypto-Jews, Janet Liebman Jacobs, (electronic resource)

Hidden heritage : the legacy of the Crypto-Jews, Janet Liebman Jacobs, (electronic resource)

Label
Hidden heritage : the legacy of the Crypto-Jews
Title
Hidden heritage
Title remainder
the legacy of the Crypto-Jews
Statement of responsibility
Janet Liebman Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study of contemporary crypto-Jews - descendants of European Jews forced to convert to Christianity during the Spanish Inquisition - traces the group's history of clandestinely conducting their faith and their present-day efforts to reclaim their past
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Jacobs, Janet Liebman
Dewey number
305.892/4073
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Marranos
  • Jews
  • Marranos
  • Marranos
  • Jews
  • United States
Label
Hidden heritage : the legacy of the Crypto-Jews, Janet Liebman Jacobs, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-185) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction: Crypto-Jewish descent: an ethnographic study in historical perspective
  • Secrecy, antisemitism, and the dangers of Jewishness
  • Women and the persistence of culture : ritual, custom, and the recovery of Sephardic ancestry
  • Self-in-relation and the transformation of religious consciousness
  • Syncretism and faith blending in modern Crypto-Judaism
  • Conversion and the rekindling of the Jewish soul -- Jewish ancestry and the social construction of ethnic identity
  • Conclusion: Ethnic loss and the future of Crypto-Jewish culture
Control code
ocm51822234
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 197 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520235175
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51822234
Label
Hidden heritage : the legacy of the Crypto-Jews, Janet Liebman Jacobs, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-185) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction: Crypto-Jewish descent: an ethnographic study in historical perspective
  • Secrecy, antisemitism, and the dangers of Jewishness
  • Women and the persistence of culture : ritual, custom, and the recovery of Sephardic ancestry
  • Self-in-relation and the transformation of religious consciousness
  • Syncretism and faith blending in modern Crypto-Judaism
  • Conversion and the rekindling of the Jewish soul -- Jewish ancestry and the social construction of ethnic identity
  • Conclusion: Ethnic loss and the future of Crypto-Jewish culture
Control code
ocm51822234
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 197 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520235175
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51822234

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