Traditional Society in Transition: The Yemeni Jewish Experience

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BRILL, Apr 25, 2014 - 232 pages
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In Traditional Society in Transition Bat-Zion Eraqi Klorman examines the Yemeni Jewish existence from the mid 19th century onwards. It chronicles this community’s transition from a traditional patriarchal society to a group adjusting to the challenges of a modern society.
 

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Contents

1 Introduction
1
2 Jewish Enlightenment and the Kabbala Dispute
20
3 Jewish Immigration to East Africa
70
4 Jewish Immigration to Palestine
87
5 Challenging the Zionist Enterprise and Ethos
117
Inheritance Polygamy
144
7 Traditional Education and Secular Studies
172
8 Conclusions
186
Bibliography
193
Index
215
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