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The Making of Professional Polish Jewish Historians

Natalia Aleksiun

in Conscious History: Polish Jewish Historians before the Holocaust

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781906764890
eISBN:
9781800853034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764890.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter studies the academic agenda of professional Jewish historians who received their training before 1918, in the imperial context of Austria–Hungary, at the universities of Lwów, Kraków, ... More


Beyond the Ivory Tower

Natalia Aleksiun

in Conscious History: Polish Jewish Historians before the Holocaust

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781906764890
eISBN:
9781800853034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764890.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter looks at the tensions between popular and scholarly writing on Polish Jewish history. The chapter follows the channels through which Polish Jewish historical scholarship reached a ... More


Historical Beginnings

Natalia Aleksiun

in Conscious History: Polish Jewish Historians before the Holocaust

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781906764890
eISBN:
9781800853034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764890.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter focuses on the foundations of the study of Polish Jewish history in the second half of the nineteenth-century. It argues that modern interest in Jewish history in Poland emerged at a ... More


Epilogue

Natalia Aleksiun

in Conscious History: Polish Jewish Historians before the Holocaust

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781906764890
eISBN:
9781800853034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764890.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter recalls the emergence and dissemination of academic and popular writing of Polish Jewish history by university-trained Jewish historians in interwar Poland, tracing the development of ... More


Hybrid with What? The Relationship between Jewish Culture and Other People’s Cultures

Moshe Rosman

in How Jewish is Jewish History?

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113348
eISBN:
9781800340817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113348.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines some problems posed by the Jewish pluralism paradigm. With regard to the metasolution of influence, there is a firm article of faith shared by practically all of today's Judaica ... More


Conscious History: Polish Jewish Historians before the Holocaust

Natalia Aleksiun

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781906764890
eISBN:
9781800853034
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781906764890.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This book highlights the historical scholarship that is one of the lasting legacies of interwar Polish Jewry and analyses its political and social context. As Jewish citizens struggled to assert ... More


What Story to Tell?: Shaping the Narrative of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Michael C. Steinlauf

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 20: Making Holocaust Memory

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113058
eISBN:
9781800342613
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113058.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter cites the book written by Michael C. Steinlauf called Bondage to the Dead: Poland and the Memory of the Holocaust (1997), which is considered a classic study of the place of the ... More


Trunk’s Poyln: Its Place in Jewish Polish History

Anna Clarke

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 11: Focusing on Aspects and Experiences of Religion

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774051
eISBN:
9781800340688
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774051.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter studies Jehiel Isaiah Trunk's Poyln and its place in Jewish Polish history. Trunk's Poyln is more than just an autobiography. In the words of Trunk's nephew, the historian Isaiah Trunk, ... More


Yitzhak Schiper's Study of Hasidism in Poland

Chone Shmeruk

in Hasidism Reappraised

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774204
eISBN:
9781800340787
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774204.003.0025
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter discusses Yitzhak Schiper's study of hasidism in Poland. By the beginning of the Second World War, Yitzhak (Ignacy) Schiper was a recognized authority on Polish Jewish history. In the ... More


Urke Nachalnik: A Voice from the Underworld

Gwido Zlatkes

in Polin: Studies in Polish Jewry Volume 16: Focusing on Jewish Popular Culture and Its Afterlife

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781874774730
eISBN:
9781800340732
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781874774730.003.0022
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter focuses on Urke Nachalnik, who began an eight-year sentence in Rawicz Prison in 1927 for a bank robbery in Warsaw. Urke Nachalnik belongs to the underworld, perhaps even more so today ... More


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