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Under Crescent and Cross:
The Jews in the Middle Ages
Mark R. Cohen
With a new introduction and afterword by the author

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Preface and Acknowledgments
Note on Transliteration
Introduction
Ch. 1Myth and Countermyth3
Ch. 2Religions in Conflict17
Ch. 3The Legal Position of Jews in Christendom30
Ch. 4The Legal Position of Jews in Islam52
Ch. 5The Economic Factor77
Ch. 6Hierarchy, Marginality, and Ethnicity107
Ch. 7The Jew as Townsman121
Ch. 8Sociability129
Ch. 9Interreligious Polemics139
Ch. 10Persecution, Response and Collective Memory162
Conclusion195
Notes201
Index271

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