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The Resource The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture : between the East End and East Africa, edited by Eitan Bar-Yosef, Nadia Valman, (electronic book)

The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture : between the East End and East Africa, edited by Eitan Bar-Yosef, Nadia Valman, (electronic book)

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The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture : between the East End and East Africa
Title
The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture
Title remainder
between the East End and East Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eitan Bar-Yosef, Nadia Valman
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The turbulent period from the Boer War to the introduction of the Aliens Act was marked by contradictory imaginings of 'the Jew' - pauper/capitalist, separatist/imposter, ideal colonizer/undesirable immigrant, familiar/alien. This new collection considers the wider colonial context in which these ambivalent attitudes to Jews were produced
Cataloging source
UK-WkNB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bar-Yosef, Eitan
  • Valman, Nadia
Series statement
Palgrave studies in nineteenth-century writing and culture
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  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jewish literature
  • Zionism
  • England
Label
The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture : between the East End and East Africa, edited by Eitan Bar-Yosef, Nadia Valman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Notes on Contributors -- List of Abbreviations -- Note on Documentation -- Introduction: Between the East End and East Africa: Rethinking Images of 'the Jew' in Late-Victorian and Edwardian Culture / E.Bar-Yosef & N.Valman -- Jews and Jewels: A Symbolic Economy on the South African Diamond Fields / A.Munich -- Little Jew Boys Made Good: Immigration, the South African War, and Anglo-Jewish Fiction / N.Valman -- Acting Like an Alien: 'Civil' Antisemitism, the Rhetoricized Jew, and Early Twentieth-Century British Immigration Law / L.Trubowitz -- Commerce, State, and Anti-Alienism: Balancing Britain's Interests in the Late-Victorian Period / N.Evans -- The Ghosts of Kishinev in the East End: Responses to a Pogrom in the Jewish London of 1903 / B.Gidley -- Jews, Englishmen, and Folklorists: The Scholarship of Joseph Jacobs and Moses Gaster / S.Rabinovitch -- Imperial Zion: Israel Zangwill and the English Origins of Territorialism / D.Glover -- Zionism, Territorialism, Race, and Nation in the Thought and Politics of Israel Zangwill / M.Rochelson -- 'By Whom Shall She Arise? For She Is Small': The Wales-Israel Tradition in the Edwardian Period / J.Donahaye -- Spying Out the Land: The Zionist Expedition to East Africa, 1905 / E.Bar-Yosef -- Herzl, the Scramble, and a Meeting that Never Happened: Revisiting the Notion of an African Zion / M.Levene -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230594371
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unknown
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ill.
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader
Label
The Jew in late-Victorian and Edwardian culture : between the East End and East Africa, edited by Eitan Bar-Yosef, Nadia Valman, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2009
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Notes on Contributors -- List of Abbreviations -- Note on Documentation -- Introduction: Between the East End and East Africa: Rethinking Images of 'the Jew' in Late-Victorian and Edwardian Culture / E.Bar-Yosef & N.Valman -- Jews and Jewels: A Symbolic Economy on the South African Diamond Fields / A.Munich -- Little Jew Boys Made Good: Immigration, the South African War, and Anglo-Jewish Fiction / N.Valman -- Acting Like an Alien: 'Civil' Antisemitism, the Rhetoricized Jew, and Early Twentieth-Century British Immigration Law / L.Trubowitz -- Commerce, State, and Anti-Alienism: Balancing Britain's Interests in the Late-Victorian Period / N.Evans -- The Ghosts of Kishinev in the East End: Responses to a Pogrom in the Jewish London of 1903 / B.Gidley -- Jews, Englishmen, and Folklorists: The Scholarship of Joseph Jacobs and Moses Gaster / S.Rabinovitch -- Imperial Zion: Israel Zangwill and the English Origins of Territorialism / D.Glover -- Zionism, Territorialism, Race, and Nation in the Thought and Politics of Israel Zangwill / M.Rochelson -- 'By Whom Shall She Arise? For She Is Small': The Wales-Israel Tradition in the Edwardian Period / J.Donahaye -- Spying Out the Land: The Zionist Expedition to East Africa, 1905 / E.Bar-Yosef -- Herzl, the Scramble, and a Meeting that Never Happened: Revisiting the Notion of an African Zion / M.Levene -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
256 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230594371
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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