Consumer Culture and the Making of Modern Jewish Identity by Dr Gideon Reuveni
English | November 30th, 2017 | ISBN: 1107011302, 1107648505, 9781107011304, 9781107648500 | 282 Pages | True PDF | 7.37 MB
Antisemitic stereotypes of Jews as capitalists have hindered research into the economic dimension of the Jewish past. The figure of the Jew as trader and financier dominated the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. But the economy has been central to Jewish life and the Jewish image in the world; Jews not only made money but spent money.