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By Judith Frishman, David J. Wertheim, Ido de Haan, Joël Cahen

This research explores the moving obstacles and identities of ancient and modern Jewish groups. The participants assert that, geographically talking, Jewish humans infrequently lived in ghettos and feature by no means been restrained in the borders of 1 state or state. while their locations of place of dwelling could have remained an identical for hundreds of years, the nations and regimes that governed over them have been hardly ever as consistent, and tool struggles frequently ended in the construction of latest and divisive nationwide borders. Taking a postmodern old method, the individuals search to reexamine Jewish background and Jewish stories during the lens of borders and bounds.

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Vanden Daelen, “Integrated Segregation.

These new immigrants joined the city’s already existing Jewish community, which was relatively young and fairly small. This immigration movement continued during the first half of the twentieth century, peaking in the 1930s with the arrival of great numbers of German and Austrian Jewish refugees. 6 The existing Jewish community, which had settled in the city before the immigration wave at the end of the nineteenth century, was predominantly of Dutch origin. This community was to a very high degree integrated into the general society.

27. 28. 29. , nn43-44. An example of these texts may be seen in their reproduction in The Medici State and the Ghetto of Florence, fig. 3 and fig. 4. Adapted, with permission, from Siegmund, The Medici State and the Ghetto of Florence, 266. Ibid. Ibid. Ibid. 01a Siegmund 14-03-2011 17:03 Pagina 31 The Ghetto of Florence 31 It should be noted that the cities under Florentine dominion had a long tradition of local statutes. In Arezzo, for example, the statutes ranged from a ban on catching fish in the river between St.

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