Author Ackerman-Lieberman, Phillip Isaac, 1970- author
Title The business of identity : Jews, Muslims, and economic life in medieval Egypt / Phillip I. Ackerman-Lieberman
Imprint Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2014]
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  DS135.E4 A182 2014    AVAILABLE    30530001189224
Descript xiv, 446 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Stanford studies in Jewish history and culture
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-430) and indexes
Jewish, Islamic, or Mediterranean? Historiography and the Cairo Geniza -- Partnership as culture : Jewish law and Jewish life -- Commercial forms and legal norms in the Jewish community of medieval Egypt -- The Geniza, Jewish identity, and medieval Islamic social and economic history -- Appendix : Fifteen legal documents concerning partnership
Subject Jewish merchants -- Egypt -- History -- To 1500
Partnership (Jewish law) -- History -- To 1500
Commercial law (Jewish law) -- History -- To 1500
Jews -- Egypt -- Identity -- History -- To 1500
Egypt -- Commerce -- History -- To 1500
Egypt -- Economic conditions -- 640-1517
Cairo Genizah