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Jewish MaterialismThe Intellectual Revolution of the 1870s$
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Eliyahu Stern

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780300221800

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: September 2018

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300221800.001.0001

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Materialisms

Materialisms

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(p.1) Introduction Materialisms
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Jewish Materialism
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Eliyahu Stern

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300221800.003.0001

It provides an overview of modern Jewish history in relation to the question of Jews’ and Judaism’s relationship to materialism. It explores the way in which Russian Jews in the late nineteenth century mobilized an imagined concept of land, labor, and body for various national and religious projects. Abstract conceptions of God, dogma, or ritual were not the primary elements that connected modern Jews to one another. Instead, it was a new conception of the physical world.

Keywords:   Materialism, economics, Jewish history, modern Jewish historiography, Bundism, Zionism, Secularization

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