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Jewish Immigrants in London, 1880–1939.

By: Tananbaum, Susan L.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Perspectives in Economic and Social History: Publisher: London : Taylor and Francis, 2014Copyright date: ©2014Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (275 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781781444016.Subject(s): Immigrants -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century | Immigrants -- England -- London -- History -- 20th century | Jewish women -- England -- London -- Social conditions -- 19th century | Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- History -- 19th century -- Sex differences -- England -- London | Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- History -- 20th century -- Sex differences -- England -- LondonGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Jewish Immigrants in London, 1880–1939DDC classification: 942.1004924 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Tables -- Introduction -- 1. A Brief History of the Acculturation of a Jewish Community -- 2. Public Health in London's Jewish East End, 1880-1939 -- 3. Communal Networks -- 4. The Impact of Education -- 5. Religious Education -- 6. Jewish Clubs and Settlement Houses -- 7. Women's and Children's Moral Health in London's East End, 1880-1939 -- 8. Becoming English in the Workplace -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index.
Summary: Between 1880 and 1939, a quarter of a million European Jews settled in England. Tananbaum explores the differing ways in which the existing Anglo-Jewish communities, local government and education and welfare organizations sought to socialize these new arrivals, focusing on the experiences of working-class women and children.
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Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Tables -- Introduction -- 1. A Brief History of the Acculturation of a Jewish Community -- 2. Public Health in London's Jewish East End, 1880-1939 -- 3. Communal Networks -- 4. The Impact of Education -- 5. Religious Education -- 6. Jewish Clubs and Settlement Houses -- 7. Women's and Children's Moral Health in London's East End, 1880-1939 -- 8. Becoming English in the Workplace -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Works Cited -- Index.

Between 1880 and 1939, a quarter of a million European Jews settled in England. Tananbaum explores the differing ways in which the existing Anglo-Jewish communities, local government and education and welfare organizations sought to socialize these new arrivals, focusing on the experiences of working-class women and children.

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