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The Resource The unconverted self : Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe, Jonathan Boyarin, (electronic resource)

The unconverted self : Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe, Jonathan Boyarin, (electronic resource)

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The unconverted self : Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe
Title
The unconverted self
Title remainder
Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Boyarin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Europe's formative encounter with its "others" is still widely assumed to have come with its discovery of the peoples of the New World. But, as Jonathan Boyarin argues, long before 1492 Christian Europe imagined itself in distinction to the Jewish difference within. The presence and image of Jews in Europe afforded the Christian majority a foil against which it could refine and maintain its own identity. In fundamental ways this experience, along with the ongoing contest between Christianity and Islam, shaped the rhetoric, attitudes, and policies of Christian colonizers in the New World. The Un
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Boyarin, Jonathan
Dewey number
261.2
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Christianity and other religions
  • Christianity and other religions
  • Indians of North America
  • Europe
Label
The unconverted self : Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe, Jonathan Boyarin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119}-182) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Until the conversion of the self -- Muslims -- Christendom -- The universe of the human -- Text and translation -- Conclusion: the Christian dimension
Control code
ocn593225637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226069142
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593225637
Label
The unconverted self : Jews, Indians, and the identity of Christian Europe, Jonathan Boyarin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119}-182) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Until the conversion of the self -- Muslims -- Christendom -- The universe of the human -- Text and translation -- Conclusion: the Christian dimension
Control code
ocn593225637
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 192 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226069142
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593225637

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