THE CENSOR, THE EDITOR, AND THE TEXT: THE CATHOLIC CHURCH AND THE SHAPING OF THE JEWISH CANON IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY

Raz-Krakotzkin, Amnon

Edité par Philadelphia; University Of Pennsylvania Press, 2007
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion Hardcover
Vendeur Dan Wyman Books, LLC (Brooklyn, NY, Etats-Unis)

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis 31 octobre 2011

Evaluation du vendeur Evaluation 4 étoiles

Quantité : 1

Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs

Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre
Acheter D'occasion
Prix: EUR 38,09 Autre devise
Livraison : EUR 0 Vers Etats-Unis Destinations, frais et délais
Ajouter au panier

Modes de paiement
acceptés par le vendeur

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Chèque Mandat postal En espèce PayPal Facture Traite bancaire Virement bancaire

A propos de cet article

Original Cloth. 8vo. VIII, 314 pages. 24 cm. First edition. Translated from the Hebrew (Tsenzor, ha-'orekh veha-tekst) by Jackie Feldman. "In The Censor, the Editor, and the Text, Amnon Raz-Krakotzkin examines the impact of Catholic censorship on the publication and dissemination of Hebrew literature in the early modern period. Hebrew literature made the transition to print in Italian print houses, most of which were owned by Christians. These became lively meeting places for Christian scholars, rabbis, and the many converts from Judaism who were employed as editors and censors. Raz-Krakotzkin examines the principles and practices of ecclesiastical censorship that were established in the second half of the sixteenth century as a part of this process. The book examines the development of censorship as part of the institutionalization of new measures of control over literature in this period, suggesting that we view surveillance of Hebrew literature not only as a measure directed against the Jews but also as a part of the rise of Hebraist discourse and therefore as a means of integrating Jewish literature into the Christian canon. On another level, The Censor, the Editor, and the Text explores the implications of censorship in relation to other agents that participated in the preparation of texts for publishing--authors, publishers, editors, and readers. The censorship imposed upon the Jews had a definite impact on Hebrew literature, but it hardly denied its reading, in fact confirming the right of the Jews to possess and use most of their literature. By bringing together two apparently unrelated issues--the role of censorship in the creation of print culture and the place of Jewish culture in the context of Christian society-Raz-Krakotzkin advances a new outlook on both, allowing each to be examined through the conceptual framework usually reserved for the other. " (Publishers Description) Subjects: Censorship - Religious aspects - Christianity - History - 16th century. Censorship - Italy - History - 16th century. Judaism - Relations - Italy - Catholic Church - History- 16th century. Expurgated books - Italy - History - 16th century. Clean and fresh in good jacket. Very good condition. (SPEC-39-3). N° de réf. du libraire 32915

Poser une question au libraire

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : THE CENSOR, THE EDITOR, AND THE TEXT: THE ...

Éditeur : Philadelphia; University Of Pennsylvania Press

Date d'édition : 2007

Reliure : Hardcover

Etat de la jaquette : Dust Jacket Included

Edition : 1st Edition

Description de la librairie

Dan Wyman Books is the largest Jewish Antiquarian bookstore in New York, and a leading dealer worldwide. Please stop by when you are in town. Open by appointment most days, but closed on Jewish Holidays. Please visit our homepage at www.DanWymanBooks.com Please contact us with your needs or if you have books to sell. We consistently out-bid our competitors and we make housecalls to buy books!

Visitez la page d?accueil du vendeur

Conditions de vente :

Receive free of charge our monthly book list of unusual out-of-print Jewish,
titles in your e-mail box--days before they are posted on line. E-mail us for
details (no purchase necessary).

All titles are 100% returnable for any reason. U.S. Shipping is free. We accept
payment by check or major credit card (MC/VISA, AMEX, Discover), PayPal or Cash.
Please call or e-mail to hold an item. We reciprocate standard trade terms.

Dan Wyman Books, LLC.
1250 Metropolitan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11237
dan@danwy...

Pour plus d'information
Conditions de livraison :

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Afficher le catalogue du vendeur