{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

Final Test - Jewish Civilization Final Outline Channeled...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Jewish Civilization Final Outline Channeled Messianism Channeled Messianism is a term that explains that a . messianic figure arises when a group is in great despair A first example of this is Bar Kokhbah who lead a revolution in 130 against Emperor Hadrian who wanted to rebuild Jerusalem as a . pagan metropolis Many believed Bark Kokhbah to be a messianic . figure . , Another example of a messianic figure is Shabbetai Zevi Zevi , after the Chmielnicki pogroms claimed that he was the Jewish . . Messiah in 1665 Zevi was a Kabbalist He traveled around and . participated in weird ceremonies He went to Constantinople to . dethrone the Sultan Yet the Sultan told Zevi he could either . . convert or be killed So Zevi converted to Islam Triangles and Circles as Symbols in Judaism Converts MANORIALISM moved towards center and became powerful in Spain . The triangle represents the Jews in the Rhineland There were two . reasons why Jews refused to convert The first reason is that the Jews were very dedicated to their religion and would rather die . than convert But the triangle represents the other reason why Jews . , refused to convert If Jews in the Rhineland converted instead of , , being outside the triangle or hierarchy in society they would be at . the bottom of the hierarchy They would be at the bottom of . society and have virtually no rights in society There was very little . potential for upward mobility , . On the other hand the circle represents Jews in Spain Jews , . lived in all aspects of society all around the circle But the . , Christians were the core of the circle By converting to Judaism , conversos had the opportunity to be in the core of the circle and . be powerful in society Converted Jews were treated just like any
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
. , Christians If they converted they could become powerful , . aristocrats and even bishops , , 1348 1648 and 1948 The ‘ . 48s in Jewish history are very significant years 1348 was . the year that the Black Death occurred Jews were accused of . poisoning the wells because less Jews got sick This was because the Jews were isolated in ghettos and therefore less likely to get . the disease Many Jews were expelled or fled from their homelands . and went to Poland 1648 was the year in which the Chiemlnicki pogroms occurred . in the Ukraine Many Jewish homes and towns were brutally . . destroyed No Jews were allowed in the new Russian Empire Many & Jews refused to convert and killed themselves their families in . order to avoid conversion This event set the stage for Shabbetai . Zevi to claim he was the messiah 1948 was one of the most significant years in the history of . . the Jewish People This was the creation of the state of Israel The Dreyfus Affair - Alfred Dreyfus was a high ranking Jewish officer in the French . army He was tried and convicted of treason and sent to Devil’s . Island Turns out the papers were forged and Dreyfus was . , eventually acquitted Out of this arose Emile Zola who wrote J
Image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern