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By Ethan B. Katz,Lisa Moses Leff,Maud S. Mandel

The full of life essays gathered the following discover colonial heritage, tradition, and notion because it intersects with Jewish reports. Connecting the Jewish adventure with colonialism to mobility and trade, diaspora, internationalism, racial discrimination, and Zionism, the quantity provides the paintings of Jewish historians who realize the problem that colonialism brings to their paintings and sheds mild at the diversified themes that mirror the myriad ways in which Jews engaged with empire nowa days. Taken jointly, those essays demonstrate the interpretive energy of the "Imperial flip" and current a rethinking of the background of Jews in colonial societies in mild of postcolonial evaluations and destabilized different types of study. A provocative dialogue discussion board approximately Zionism as colonialism can be included.

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