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Socialism-Yiddishism, Judaism and
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Jewish Socialism was a nineteenth and twentieth century movement that joined the social and economic ideals of Socialism to a deep commitment to the formation of a way of life and a world view for an Israel, specifically, the impoverished and working class Jews of Eastern Europe. It is comparable to a …

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Neusner, Jacob, “Socialism-Yiddishism, Judaism and”, in: Encyclopaedia of Judaism. Consulted online on 21 February 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9029_EJ_COM_0173>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004141001, 20040701



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