Joshua Schreier's Arabs of the Jewish Faith: The Civilizing Mission in PDF

By Joshua Schreier

Exploring how Algerian Jews spoke back to and appropriated France's newly conceived "civilizing venture" within the mid-nineteenth century, Arabs of the Jewish religion indicates that the ideology, whereas rooted in French progressive beliefs of regeneration, enlightenment, and emancipation, truly constructed as a strategic reaction to the demanding situations of controlling the unruly and hugely assorted populations of Algeria's coastal cities.

 

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