History of the Jews in Algeria
The History of the Jews in Algeria refers to the history of the Jewish community of Algeria, which dates to the 1st century CE. In the 14th century, many Spanish Jews emigrated to Algeria following ex...
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Jews outside Europe under Nazi occupation
From Latvia to Libya and Iraq, there was no exception in the Nazis policy of racial discrimination and physical annihilation of the Jews. As stated by Yehuda Bauer, academic advisor at Yad Vashem, "re...
History of the Jews in Japan
The history of the Jews in Japan is well documented in modern times with various traditions relating to much earlier eras.
Jews are a minor ethnic and religious group in Japan, presently consistin...
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Jean-Pierre Elkabbach
Jean-Pierre Elkabbach (born 29 September 1937) is a French journalist.
Elkabbach was born to an Algerian Jewish family in Oran in 1937, then the prefecture of the département Oran in French Alger...
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History of the Jews in Morocco
Moroccan Jews constitute an ancient community. Before the founding of Israel in 1948, there were about 250,000 to 350,000 Jews in the country, which gave Morocco the largest Jewish community in the Mu...
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Binary opposition
A binary opposition (also binary system) is a pair of related terms or concepts that are opposite in meaning. Binary opposition is the system by which, in language and thought, two theoretical opposit...
Cheikh Raymond
Raymond Leyris better known as Cheikh Raymond, (born on 27 July 1912 and assassinated in Constantine, French Algeria on 22 June 1961) was a renowned Algerian Jewish musician. He specialized in Andalus...
Jacques Derrida
Jacques Derrida (/ʒɑːk ˈdɛrɨdə/; [ʒak dɛʁida]; born Jackie Élie Derrida; July 15, 1930 – October 9, 2004) was a French philosopher, born in Algeria. Derrida is best known for developing a form of...
Elijah Benamozegh
Elijah Benamozegh, sometimes Elia or Eliyahu, (born 1822; died February 6, 1900) was an Italian rabbi and a noted Kabbalist, highly respected in his day as one of Italy's most eminent Jewish scholars....
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Naphtali Busnash
Naphtali Busnash was Chief of the Algerian Jews and statesman; born in Algiers in the middle of the eighteenth century; assassinated June 28, 1805. He was engaged — first alone, and later with the fir...
Jacob Cohen Bakri
Jacob Cohen Bakri (born in Algiers in 1763; died Paris Nov. 23, 1836) was involved in the Fly-whisk Incident which led to the French conquest of Algeria.Immensely rich, he is reported by the Jewish En...
Évariste Lévi-Provençal
Évariste Lévi-Provençal (4 January 1894–27 March 1956) was a French medievalist, orientalist, Arabist, and historian of Islam.The scholar who would take the name Lévi-Provençal was born 4 Januar...
Haim Amsalem
Rabbi Haim (Emile) Amsalem (born 12 October 1959) is an Israeli politician and a former member of the Knesset. Following a rift between him and former party Shas, he established the Am Shalem party to...
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Émile Brami
Émile Brami (born April 19, 1950) is a French writer and bookseller of Tunisian origin. He was born in Jendouba, formerly known as Souk El Arba, in Tunisia. He moved to France in 1964 and settled in P...
Lili Boniche
Lili Boniche (Élie Boniche, 1921 – March 6, 2008) was an Algerian singer of Andalusian-Arab music. Boniche was the heir to an erudite, centuries-long tradition of Algerian song and a pillar of Franco-...
Messaoud El Mediouni
Messaoud El Medioni, known as "Saoud l'Oranais" (Oran c. 1905-Sobibor concentration camp after 23 March 1943) was a reputed Jewish-Algerian band leader and proprietor of the original Café Oran. He was...
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Nathan Najar
Nathan Najar was rabbi at Constantine, Algeria, in the 15th century, son of Maimun Najar, and a contemporary of Solomon ben Simon Duran. The latter addressed to him a letter, which, together with Naja...
Deconstruction
Deconstruction (French: déconstruction) is a form of philosophical and literary analysis derived principally from Jacques Derrida's 1967 work Of Grammatology. In the 1980s it designated more loose...
Semiology
Semiotics (also called semiotic studies; not to be confused with the Saussurean tradition called semiology) is the study of meaning-making, the philosophical theory of signs and symbols. This includes...
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Jacques Derrida bibliography
The following is a bibliography of works by Jacques Derrida.The precise chronology of Derrida's work is difficult to establish, as many of his books are not monographs but collections of essays that h...
Géraldine Nakache
Géraldine Nakache (Arabic: جيرالدين نقاش; born 16 February 1980) is a French actress, director and screenwriter of Algerian Jewish descent.
Nakache grew up in an Algerian Sephardi family. She earn...
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Berber Jews
Berber Jews are the Berber-speaking Jewish communities of the Atlas mountains in Morocco. Their origins are not clear as one theory builds the case for "Judeo-cized Berbers" while another defends the ...
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David ben Joseph Coen Bakri
David ben Joseph Coen Bakri (born about 1770; died Feb. 4, 1811) was a financier and chief of the Algerian Jews.His financial abilities placed him early at the head of the important firm "Bakri Brothe...