“An remarkable choice of essays that provides nice intensity and breadth to our knowing of Jewish-Muslim family within the glossy period.”—Jeffrey Kenney, writer of Muslim Rebels: Kharijites and the Politics of Extremism in Egypt
 
“This outstanding quantity bargains a wealthy panoply of perspectives, both at the ultimate bankruptcy of Jewish minority lifestyles in the Islamic orbit, and on the contemporary relationships obtaining among Jews and Muslims and among Israel and the Muslim country states. the diversity of eclectic ways works synergistically to provide nuance to advanced and infrequently misunderstood relationships.”—Marc S. Bernstein, writer of Stories of Joseph: Narrative Migrations in Judaism and Islam
 
A spouse quantity to The Convergence of Judaism and Islam, this selection of essays explores the Jewish-Muslim dating from the 19th century to the current. whereas that past paintings concerned about the shared cultures and sometimes peaceable family among the 2 religions within the medieval and early glossy sessions, this booklet finds how the trails of Jews and Muslims started to diverge centuries ago.
            The essays during this quantity learn how each one crew reacted fairly otherwise to colonial rule, how the Palestine query and the Arab-Israeli trouble have soured family, and the way the increase of nationalism has contributed to the growing to be tensions. With participants from a wide selection of scholarly disciplines, this publication bargains a huge yet in-depth research of the Jewish-Muslim courting in contemporary times.
 
Michael M. Laskier is professor of heart jap reports and director of the Menachem start heart for the research of Underground events at Bar-Ilan collage. He has authored many books, including Israel and the Maghreb: From Statehood to Oslo. Yaacov Lev is professor of Islamic medieval experiences at Bar-Ilan collage and the writer of Charity, Endowments, and Charitable associations in Medieval Islam.

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