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The Jews of Argentina

from the Inquisition to Perón

by Robert Weisbrot

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Published by Jewish Publication Society of America in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Argentina
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- Argentina -- History.,
    • Argentina -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Weisbrot ; with the research assistance of Robert Murciano.
      ContributionsMurciano, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF3021.J5 W44
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 348 p., [12] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages348
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4745811M
      ISBN 10082760114X
      LC Control Number78062060

      ed important articles, as well as an in-depth book on Argentina and an edited version of a collection of lifestories on Uruguay.' Immigration since the last decades af the nineteenth century turned Argentina, albeit unwittingly, into Latin America's largest recipient of . Argentina has the largest Jewish presence in Latin America and the third largest in the Western hemisphere. It features sizable numbers of Descendants of the Jews who lived in Spain and Portugal before the explusion of ; primarily Jews of N. Africa, Italy, the Middle East and the Balkans. Sephardim, North Africans, and Arabic speakers, aside from the Ashkenazic majority.

      Argentina: Jewish White Slavery by Donna Guy Of all Latin American cities, Buenos Aires, Argentina, was cited as a haven for white slavers because it had a system of municipally regulated prostitution from until , when a national law, the Law of Social . Jews in Argentina AMIA Jewish Community in Argentina Within the context of the policies to promote immigration fostered by Argentina, the first organized presence of Jewish life dates back to the s, when a small group of French, German and English Jewish immigrants created, in , the Congregación Israelita.

      By , more than , Jews were living in Argentina. The Jewish population is active, with numerous clubs, synagogues, schools, and cultural centers. While the Jewish community is well integrated in Argentine society, during the military junta of the s and s, Jews were targeted more brutally than other groups and have dealt with.   Her most recent book, Argentina: Stories for a Nation, includes a chapter on Jewish writers from the US and Europe who set their work in Argentina, and .


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Edwards ABC-Clio, Argentina is home to the largest Jewish community in the Hispanic world and the second largest in the Western hemisphere. During successive political and social regimes, Argentina alternately barred Jews from entering the country and recruited them to immigrate; persecuted Jews as heretics or worse and welcomed them as productive settlers; restricted Jews by law and invested them with the.

Today Argentina is home to aroundJews, making it the sixth largest Jewish community in the world, and the biggest in Latin America. The number of Jewish inhabitants in Buenos Aires is equal to the combined Jewish populations of Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Uruguay.

Argentina’s Jewish community is the largest in Latin America, withJews, most of them living in Buenos Aires. The majority of them are Ashkenazi, and about 15 percent are Sephardic.

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Since then, the Jewish population of Latin America has risen to more than— most of whom live in Argentina, with large communities also present in following is a list of some prominent Argentine Jews. The Catholic Church and the Jews, Argentina, considers the images of Jews presented in standard Catholic teaching of that era, the attitudes of the lower clergy and faithful toward the country’s Jewish citizens, and the response of the politically influential Church hierarchy to the national debate on accepting Jewish refugees from Europe.

The impact of events in Nazi Germany and Europe during World War II was keenly felt in neutral Argentina among its predominantly Catholic population and its significant Jewish minority.

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The Catholic Church and the Jews, Argentina, considers the images of Jews presented in standard Catholic teaching of that era, the attitudes of the lower clergy and faithful toward the country’s Jewish citizens, and the response of the politically influential Church hierarchy to the national debate on accepting Jewish refugees from Europe.

Historian Ricardo Feierstein described the early period of Jewish immigration to Argentina, from toas a “downpour.” Compared to other Latin American destinations, Jews came to Argentina relatively early, with entries peaking in the years just following the First World War.

Historic Jewish colonies in Argentina. Today, approximatelyJews live in Argentina, [2] [3] [6] down fromin the early s. [6] Most of Argentina's Jews live in Buenos Aires, Córdoba and Rosario. [57] Argentina's Jewish population is the largest in Latin America, and the third-largest in the Americas (after that of the United States and Canada).

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Argentina is home to the largest Jewish community in the Hispanic world. This book traces the patterns of Jewish immigration and Argentine immigration policy, both as manifestations of cultural and Read more. “Argentina and the Jews is a meticulously researched and well-written history.

This book brings together in one place and in accessible prose the history of Jewish immigration to Argentina, hitherto scattered in a multitude of sources. “Argentina and the Jews is a meticulously researched and well-written history. This book brings together in one place and in accessible prose the history of Jewish immigration to Argentina, hitherto scattered in a multitude of :   The Jews of Argentina.

April, by Wendy Schneider. Among the fragments of Jewish texts displayed in the glass enclosed mural is a page from the Book of Esther rescued from the ruins of a Berlin synagogue destroyed during the Second World War, a copy of the Book of Samuel found in the ruins of the Israeli embassy, and a book of Yiddish.

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Jewish life is particularly lively in Buenos Aires, where % of the population is Jewish. The star of David identifies Jewish-owned businesses in the Once and Abasto business districts, the.