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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Witchcraft and the Local Communities: The Rhine-Moselle Region

Robin Briggs.

in The Oxford Handbook of Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe and Colonial America

March 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Article. Subjects: History; European History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 9382 words.

This article begins with a discussion of the chronology and scale of witchcraft prosecutions in the Rhine–Moselle region. It then covers legal procedures; witchcraft committees, local...

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Leisure and Acculturation in the Jewish Community of Dresden, 1833–1837

Christopher R. Friedrichs.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Year Book

January 2011; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 13200 words.

Women and Worth: Female Access to Property in Early Modern Urban Jewish Communities*

Debra Kaplan.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 10638 words.

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Leipzig: Profile of a Jewish Community during the First Years of Nazi Germany

Fred Grubel and Frank Mecklenburg.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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Kurt Sabatzky: The C. V. Syndikus of the Jewish Community in Königsberg during the Weimar Republic

Sabine Thiem.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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Religion and Politics in the Berlin Jewish Community: The Work of the Repräsentantenversammlung, 1927–1930

Ulrich Tempel.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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The Jewish Community Library in Vienna: From Dispersion and Destruction to Partial Restoration

Richard Hacken.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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The Jewish People as Heirs: The Jewish Successor Organisations and Postwar Jewish Communities in Germany

Ayaka Takei.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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“I’ve never regretted being a German Jew”: Siegmund Weltlinger and the Re-establishment of the Jewish Community in Berlin

Philipp J. Nielsen.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 11054 words.

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The Province versus Berlin? Relations between Berlin and the Other Communities as a Factor in German Jewish Organisational History at the End of the Nineteenth Century

Jacob Borut.

in The Leo Baeck Institute Yearbook

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); European History; The Holocaust; Judaism and Jewish Studies. 0 words.

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Jack Lynch

Overview page. Subjects: European History — Contemporary History (Post 1945).

(1917–99)

Irish Fianna Fáil politician, Prime Minister of the Republic of Ireland (1966–73; 1977–79). He led Ireland into the European Community in 1973.

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Reinventing the Celts

in The Celts

June 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); European History. 3243 words.

‘Reinventing the Celts’ stresses that, while the disparate Celtic-speaking communities may have recognized some degree of kinship, they did not consider themselves a nation or, indeed,...

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The Transformations of Judaism

David B. Ruderman.

in The Oxford Handbook of Early Modern European History, 1350-1750

July 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Article. Subjects: History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700); European History. 8698 words.

This chapter addresses the primary transformations in Jewish civilization in the early modern era considering primarily the distinct histories of five large sub-communities—those of Italy,...

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Social Policy, Welfare, and Social Identities, 1900–1950

Julia Moses.

in The Oxford Handbook of European History, 1914-1945

May 2016; p ublished online January 2015 .

Article. Subjects: History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); European History. 10282 words.

The first half of the twentieth century witnessed the dramatic emergence of modern welfare states across Europe. Why did this transformation take form? Was this process uniform across...

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The Radicals

C. Scott Dixon.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Protestant Reformations

December 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: European History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 12480 words.

The separation between the different forms of Protestantism began as early as the Reformation movements in Wittenberg and Zurich. Dissenters emerged who challenged the teachings of Luther...

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The Word

Helmut Puff.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Protestant Reformations

December 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Article. Subjects: European History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 8567 words.

This chapter argues that, contrary to widespread notions about the Reformation as a period of the Word, the words the Reformers uttered should be considered in their social, cultural, and...

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The Anglo-Saxon Age

John Blair.

August 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500); European History. 112 pages.

The Anglo-Saxon Age: A Very Short Introduction covers the era from the emergence of the earliest English settlements around the year ad 450 to the Norman victory in 1066 providing a brief...

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Peoples on the move

in The Celts

June 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); European History. 2957 words.

‘Peoples on the move’ points out that the movement of Celts from north of the Alps into the Mediterranean lands after about 400 BC is amply documented by Greek and Roman historians writing...

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Britons and Romans

Barry Cunliffe.

in The Celts

June 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); European History. 2444 words.

According to ‘Britons and Romans’, Classical authors perceived the inhabitants of Britain and Ireland as differing significantly from those of Gaul. To Caesar, while the Britons and the...

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Striving for identity

in The Celts

June 2003; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient History (Non-Classical, to 500 CE); European History. 3013 words.

The froth of romanticism that followed the ‘reinvention of the Celts’ in the early eighteenth century was accompanied by more serious attempts to build identities and create allegiances...

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