Vernacular Voices: Language and Identity in Medieval French Jewish Communities
Kirsten A. Fudeman
240 pages | 6 x 9 | 8 illus.
Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4250-8 | $59.95 | £39.00
A volume in the Jewish Culture and Contexts series
Applying analytical strategies from linguistics, literature, and history, Kirsten Fudeman demonstrates that language played a central role in the formation, expression, and maintenance of medieval Jewish identity and that it brought Christians and Jews together even as it set them apart.
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