Baghdadi Jewish Networks in the Age of Nationalism explores different components of Baghdadi participation in global Jewish networks through the modernization of communal leadership, satellite communities, transnational Jewish philanthropy and secular education during the Hashemite period (1920-1951).
Baghdadi Jewish Networks in the Age of Nationalism explores different components of Baghdadi participation in global Jewish networks through the modernization of communal leadership, satellite communities, transnational Jewish philanthropy ...
Author: S. R. Goldstein-Sabbah
"The reality of diaspora has shaped Jewish history, its demography, its economic relationships, and the politics which that impacted the lives of Jews with each other and with the non-Jews among whom they lived. Jews have moved around the globe since the beginning of their history, maintaining relationships with their former Jewish neighbors, who had chosen other destinations and at the same time forging relationships in their new homes with Jews from widely different places of origin"--
22. Sasha Rachel Goldstein- Sabbah, “Baghdadi Jewish Networks in Hashemite Iraq: Jewish Transnationalism in the Age of Nationalism” (Ph.D. diss., Universiteit Leiden, 2018), 69–108; Sarah Abrevaya Stein, “Protected Persons? The Baghdadi ...
Author: Hasia R. Diner
Publisher: Oxford University Press
The Routledge Handbook of the History of the Middle East Mandates provides an overview of the social, political, economic, and cultural histories of the Middle East in the decades between the end of the First World War and the late 1940s, when Britain and France abandoned their Mandates. It also situates the history of the Mandates in their wider imperial, international and global contexts, incorporating them into broader narratives of the interwar decades. In 27 thematically organised chapters, the volume looks at various aspects of the Mandates such as: The impact of the First World War and the development of a new state system The impact of the League of Nations and international governance Differing historical perspectives on the impact of the Mandates system Techniques and practices of government The political, social, economic and cultural experiences of the people living in and connected to the Mandates. This book provides the reader with a guide to both the history of the Middle East Mandates and their complex relation with the broader structures of imperial and international life. It will be a valuable resource for all scholars of this period of Middle Eastern and world history.
In short stories by Baghdadi writer Mahmud Ahmad al-Sayyid, for example, the North is depicted as a region whose officials, “the sons of the Ottoman age,” exhibited “an amazingly horrific ignorance of Arabic.” 29 Nonetheless, it seems ...
Author: Cyrus Schayegh