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A Mediterranean society

an abridgment in one volume

by S. D. Goitein

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Islamic Empire
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- Islamic Empire -- Civilization.,
    • Cairo Genizah.,
    • Islamic Empire -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementS.D. Goitein ; revised and edited by Jacob Lassner.
      ContributionsLassner, Jacob.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD199.3 .G58 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii, 503 p. :
      Number of Pages503
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL389558M
      ISBN 100520217349
      LC Control Number98054216

        Gives an overview of the Mediterranean (history, people, culture) during the high middle ages. This book discusses the working class; the business world, and government's role in commerce; and describes travel and seafaring. This copy of A Mediterranean Society: The Jewish Communities of the Arab World as Portrayed in the Documents of the Cairo Geniza: The Individual v. 5 (Near Eastern Center, UCLA) offered for sale by Carmarthenshire Rare Books. for £

        S. D. Goitein, who was associated with the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton University at the time of his death in , was honored with the Haskins Medal of the Medieval Society and the National Jewish Book Award for A Mediterranean r, administrator, and prolific writer, he was a preeminent scholar in the areas of Jewish-Arab . How well integrated were Jews in the Mediterranean society controlled by ancient Rome? The Torah’s laws seem to constitute a rejection of the reciprocity-based social dependency and emphasis on honor that were customary in the ancient Mediterranean world. This book offers a new perspective on this formative period in Jewish history and.

      Mediterranean Society An Abridgment in One Volume by S D Goitein available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. S. D. Goitein's magisterial five-volume work on Jewish communities in the medieval Mediterranean. these people were a somewhat ambiguous class in Mediterranean society; they were treated better than in other areas and were needed to conduct trade. slavery. this was common in both Greek and Roman societies, with key philosophers providing elaborate justifications for it; people under this system were used in silver mines, agriculture, and.


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