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The Resource Portrait of a Jew, Albert Memmi ; translated from the French by Elisabeth Abbott

Portrait of a Jew, Albert Memmi ; translated from the French by Elisabeth Abbott

Label
Portrait of a Jew
Title
Portrait of a Jew
Statement of responsibility
Albert Memmi ; translated from the French by Elisabeth Abbott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Publisher
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"In this memoir and extended meditation on Jewish identity and senti-Semitic stereotypes written in France in the early 1960s, Albert Memmi paints a portrait of himself as a secular Jew"--Google Books
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Memmi, Albert
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abbott, Elisabeth
  • Memmi, Albert
  • Orion Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiography
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Antisemitism
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Autobiography
  • Antisemitism
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • North Africa
  • Jews
  • Jews
  • Jewish question
  • Jewish philosophy
Label
Portrait of a Jew, Albert Memmi ; translated from the French by Elisabeth Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Portrait d'un juif
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- pt. 1. The misfortune of being a Jew: The Malaise ; Hostility ; The problem ; The separation ; The difference ; The accusation -- pt. 2. The mythical Jew: Am I a biological figure? ; The biological figure ; Am I an economic figure? ; The economic figure ; The meaning of the indictment ; The myth -- pt. 3. The shadowy figure: The Jew and the religion of others ; The Jew, the nation and history ; The Jew and the city ; The Jew and politics ; From uneasiness to persecution ; The shadowy figure -- pt. 4. The heritage: The will to leave ; Solidarity ; The heritage ; The burden of the heritage -- Conclusion: The oppressed
Control code
385872
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
325 pages
Lccn
  • 61014185
  • 61014185
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)385872
Label
Portrait of a Jew, Albert Memmi ; translated from the French by Elisabeth Abbott
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Portrait d'un juif
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- pt. 1. The misfortune of being a Jew: The Malaise ; Hostility ; The problem ; The separation ; The difference ; The accusation -- pt. 2. The mythical Jew: Am I a biological figure? ; The biological figure ; Am I an economic figure? ; The economic figure ; The meaning of the indictment ; The myth -- pt. 3. The shadowy figure: The Jew and the religion of others ; The Jew, the nation and history ; The Jew and the city ; The Jew and politics ; From uneasiness to persecution ; The shadowy figure -- pt. 4. The heritage: The will to leave ; Solidarity ; The heritage ; The burden of the heritage -- Conclusion: The oppressed
Control code
385872
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
325 pages
Lccn
  • 61014185
  • 61014185
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)385872

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