The Resource Jews and Muslims in lower Yemen : a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949, by Isaac Hollander

Jews and Muslims in lower Yemen : a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949, by Isaac Hollander

Label
Jews and Muslims in lower Yemen : a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949
Title
Jews and Muslims in lower Yemen
Title remainder
a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949
Statement of responsibility
by Isaac Hollander
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This fascinating microhistory, crafted from documents and oral narratives, provides a rare portrait of pre-1950 rural Yemen while showing how religiously subordinated Jewish villagers strove to pursue their interests without forgoing the protection of the dominant Muslim majority
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
COCUF
Dewey number
305.892/4053/09041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS135.Y4
LC item number
H65 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia,
Series volume
v. 96
Label
Jews and Muslims in lower Yemen : a study in protection and restraint, 1918-1949, by Isaac Hollander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-468) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments; Note on Style; Lexical Note; Introduction and Plan of Work; Chapter One: Sources and Method; Chapter Two: The Framework; Chapter Three: Foundations of a Working Hypothesis; Chapter Four: The Shaykh and the Aqil; Chapter Five: Jizya Headmanship--and Hayyim Misha; Chapter Six: Yahya Hayyim and Jizya Headmanship; Chapter Seven: Towards a Conclusion: Supplanted Authorities and Reinterpreted Relationships; Chapter Eight: Bilad al-'Adharib and the Bani al-Munifi; Chapter Nine: The Brink of Dhimma: Negotiating with the Bani al-Munifi of Bilad al-'Adharib
Control code
ocn182530190
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xliii, 478 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781433705106
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22223599
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)182530190
  • pebcs1280859776
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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