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Két világ határán
On the Border of Two Worlds

Author(s): György Haraszti
Subject(s): Jewish studies, Modern Age, 6th to 12th Centuries, 19th Century
Published by: Múlt és Jövő
Keywords: Hungarian-Jewish history writing; Jewish migration into Hungary;Hungarian Jewry in 1848;
Summary/Abstract: György Haraszti is an outstanding member of the middle-aged generation of historians. The articles in this book investigate the milestones along the symbiotic process of co-existence of Jews and Hungarians during the 1000 years of Hungarian history. This collection contains his writings of the last ten years on the shared Jewish-Hungarian history. He draws on the latest findings of Hungarian and international historical research, and he also takes a new approach to 18th-century Jewish migration into Hungary, the social structure of Hungarian Jewry in 1848, and the question of the much-debated migration from Galicia. The closing essay surveys the problems of Hungarian-Jewish history writing.

  • Print-ISBN-10: 963-917-116-6
  • Page Count: 335
  • Publication Year: 1999
  • Language: Hungarian