Under crescent and cross : the Jews in the Middle Ages / Mark R. Cohen

Author(s): Cohen, Mark R., 1943-
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Subjects: Judaism--Relations--Christianity
Christianity and other religions--Judaism
Judaism--Relations--Islam
Islam--Relations--Judaism
Judaism--History--Medieval and early modern period, 425-1789
Jews--History--70-1789
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1994
LC Classification: B, BM
Physical Description: xxi, 280 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface and Acknowledgments
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Introduction
Ch. 1. Myth and Countermyth 3
Ch. 2. Religions in Conflict 17
Ch. 3. The Legal Position of Jews in Christendom 30
Ch. 4. The Legal Position of Jews in Islam 52
Ch. 5. The Economic Factor 77
Ch. 6. Hierarchy, Marginality, and Ethnicity 107
Ch. 7. The Jew as Townsman 121
Ch. 8. Sociability 129
Ch. 9. Interreligious Polemics 139
Ch. 10. Persecution, Response and Collective Memory 162
Conclusion 195
Notes 201
Index 271
Alternate Titles: Under crescent & cross
Notes: LCCN: 93042865 //r94
ISBN: 0691033781 (acid-free paper) :$29.95
Spine title: Under crescent & cross
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-269) and index
OCLC Number: 29360007
ISBN/ISSN: 0691033781