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The Music Libel Against the Jews - a book by HaCohen, Ruth

The Music Libel Against the Jews

The Music Libel Against the Jews( )
Author: HaCohen, Ruth
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Yale University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $50.00
Book Description:

This deeply imaginative and wide-ranging book shows how, since the first centuries of the Christian era, gentiles have associated Jews with noise. Ruth HaCohen focuses her study on a “musical libel"—a variation on the Passion story that recurs in various forms and cultures in which an innocent Christian boy is killed by a Jew in order to silence his “harmonious musicality.” In paying close attention to how and where this libel surfaces, HaCohen covers a wide...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Religion / Judaism / General
Music / History & Criticism
Music / Religious / Jewish
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.201 x 9.126 x 1.129 Inches
Book Weight:1.65 Pounds

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