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By David Aberbach

Jewish Cultural Nationalism explores the advance of Jewish nationalism from the Bible to fashionable instances, concentrating on specific pursuits and areas in addition to texts which signified, or themselves caused, switch: the Bible (Hebrew prayer book), and the fashionable Hebrew literature, really in Tsarist Russia. whereas the impression of the Hebrew Bible by myself on nationalism in person classes has been topic to a lot scholarly examine, the current paintings is uncommon in its emphasis at the continuity of Jewish cultural nationalism and its impacts via Hebrew texts.

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