By Mitchell B. Merback
In 13 essays through prime artwork historians, and a severe creation by way of the editor, "Beyond the Yellow Badge" seeks to reframe the connection among ecu visible tradition and the altering element of the Christian majority s adverse conceptions of Jews and Judaism throughout the heart a while and early smooth sessions. by means of situating their topics inside a wide continuum of ancient and significant concerns, the authors inquire into such questions because the transferring politics of toleration and intoleration; the position performed through anti-Judaic legends within the formation of Christian cults; the position of optimistic reviews of Hebrew, Jewish studying and Christian hopes for Jewish conversion; and the transformation of spiritual anti-Judaism into its glossy racial and nationalistic opposite numbers. The publication could be of specific curiosity to paintings historians, cultural historians, scholars of Christian theology and Jewish historical past, and to expert basic readers. This ebook is additionally on hand in paperback."