By Anne Summers
This publication deals a completely new contribution to the background of multiculturalism in Britain, 1880-1940. It indicates how friendship and co-operation among Christian and Jewish ladies replaced lives and, because the moment international warfare approached, really kept them. The networks and relationships explored comprise the thousand-plus ladies from each district in Manchester who mixed to ship a letter of sympathy to the Frenchwoman on the middle of the Dreyfus Affair; the spiritual leagues for women’s suffrage who initiated the 1st interfaith campaigning circulation in British heritage; the collaborations, usually difficult, on refugee reduction within the Thirties; the shut ties among the founding father of Liberal Judaism in Britain, and the spouse of the chief of the Labour social gathering, among the rich chief of the Zionist women’s circulate and a passionate socialist lady MP. an excellent number of resources are thoughtfully interrogated, and concluding feedback deal with the various social issues of the current century.
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Christian and Jewish Women in Britain, 1880-1940: Living with Difference (Palgrave Critical Studies of Antisemitism and Racism) by Anne Summers