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Art of estrangement : redefining Jews in reconquest Spain / Pamela A. Patton.

Author/Creator:
Patton, Pamela A., 1964-
Publication:
University Park, Pennsylvania : Pennsylvania State University Press, [2012], ©2012.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 206 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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Subjects:
Jews in art.
Art and society -- Spain -- History -- To 1500.
Jews -- Spain -- Identity.
Spain -- Ethnic relations -- History -- To 1500.
Spain -- Civilization -- 711-1516.
Summary:
"Examines the influential role of visual images in reinforcing the efforts of Spain's Christian-ruled kingdoms to renegotiate the role of their Jewish minority following the territorial expansions of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries"--Provided by publisher.
Contents:
"Aliens in their midst": reimagining Jews in medieval Iberia
Topos and narrative: new signs and stories for Iberian Jews
Shaping the Jewish body in medieval Iberia
Jews and Muslims in the Iberian Christian imagination
The Cantigas de Santa María and the Jews of Castile.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780271053837 (cloth : alk. paper)
0271053836 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
775780073