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Author Holtschneider, K. Hannah, 1971- author.

Title Jewish Orthodoxy in Scotland : Rabbi Dr Salis Daiches and religious leadership / Hannah Holtschneider
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 144 pages) : map
Series Scottish religious cultures, historical perspectives
Scottish religious cultures.
Contents Intro -- JEWISH ORTHODOXY IN SCOTLAND -- Copyright -- Contents -- Abbreviations -- Preface and Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1 Portrait and Ideology -- 2 The Chief Rabbi, the London Beth Din and -- 3 Scotland: Local Leaders, Local Communities -- 4 Traces and Spaces: Jews and / in the City of Edinburgh -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- References and notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary Jews acculturated to Scotland within one generation and quickly inflected Jewish culture in a Scottish idiom. This book analyses the religious aspects of this transition through a transnational perspective on migration in the first three decades of the twentieth century
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 131-140) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Daiches, Salis, 1880-1945.
Daiches, Salis, 1880-1945.
Jewish way of life.
Jews -- Scotland -- Social life and customs
Orthodox Judaism -- Scotland
Rabbis -- Scotland -- Edinburgh -- Biography
Rabbis -- Scotland
HISTORY / Europe / Great Britain
Jewish way of life.
Jews -- Social life and customs.
Orthodox Judaism.
Scotland -- Edinburgh.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019286994
ISBN 1474452612