Reflections of everyday Jewish life: evidence from medieval cemeteries

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This article discusses the connection between Jewish cemeteries and Jewish communal circumstances and focuses on the possibility of analysing surviving epitaphs to discover information about every day life. Using examples from Worms and Würzburg, the article points to possible directions for future research and conclusions that emerge from these sources.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLes vivants et les morts dans les sociétés médiévales
Number of pages10
StatePublished - 2018

RAMBI Publications

  • Rambi Publications
  • Jewish cemeteries -- Germany -- Worms
  • Jewish cemeteries -- Germany -- Wurzburg
  • Jewish communities -- Germany
  • Jewish epitaphs -- Germany -- Worms
  • Jewish epitaphs -- Germany -- Wurzburg
  • Jewish way of life -- History


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