Jews and Muslims in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union PDF ePub eBook

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Jews and Muslims in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union free pdf English summary: The Russian Empire and the Soviet Union were multiethnic and multireligious empires, which ruled over a large number of Jews and Muslims. In many ways these two non-Christian minorities presented similar challenges to the imperial order. Which policies did the state pursue toward Jews and Muslims? How did Jews and Muslims attempt to advance their interests in the political sphere? Which role did they play in the imperial army? What did the Jewish and Muslim Enlightenment movements have in common? In which respects were the experiences of Jews and Muslims fundamentally different? This book brings together specialists in Russian-Jewish and Russian-Muslim history and offers perspectives for a comparative approach to the history of Jews and Muslims in Russia. German description: Das zarische Russland und die Sowjetunion waren Vielvolkerreiche, in denen auch eine Vielzahl von Juden und Muslimen lebten. Welche Politik verfolgte der Staat gegenuber Juden und Muslimen? Wie versuchten Juden und Muslime in der politischen Sphare, ihre Interessen zu vertreten? Welche Gemeinsamkeiten und Unterschiede bestanden zwischen der judischen und muslimischen Aufklarungsbewegung im spaten Zarenreich? Der vorliegende Band vereint Beitrage von Spezialisten zu unterschiedlichen Aspekten der russisch-judischen und russisch-muslimischen Geschichte und eroffnet ausserdem vergleichende Perspektiven auf die Geschichte dieser beiden nichtchristlichen Minderheiten im Russischen Reich und in der fruhen Sowjetunion.

About Professor Michael Brenner

Dr. Michael Brenner is Professor for Jewish History and Culture at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. Franziska Davies is research associate and PhDcandidate at the chair for Eastern European History at the LMU Munich. Dr. Martin Schulze Wessel is Professor for Eastern European History at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich.

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Author : Professor Michael Brenner
Publisher : Vandenhoeck
Data Published : 01 November 2015
ISBN : 3525310285
EAN : 9783525310281
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 166 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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