Presenter Information

Adam Teller, Brown University

Description

This presentation will examine the structure, functions, and internal tensions of the Council of Four Lands, based on a set of regulations drawn up in Polish by the Council at the request of the Treasury Commissioner, Dzialynski, in 1739. It will also attempt to examine the Council in its Polish and European contexts.

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Regulations of the Jewish Council in Jaroslaw

Streaming Media

 
Media is loading

Event Website

http://wesscholar.wesleyan.edu/emw/emw2010/

Comments

The Keynote Address and individual presentation audio files are also available through iTunes U

Start Date

16-8-2010 4:00 PM

Location

Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

Share

COinS
 
Aug 16th, 4:00 PM

The Early Modern Jewish Parliament: The Council of Four Lands in Poland

Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT

This presentation will examine the structure, functions, and internal tensions of the Council of Four Lands, based on a set of regulations drawn up in Polish by the Council at the request of the Treasury Commissioner, Dzialynski, in 1739. It will also attempt to examine the Council in its Polish and European contexts.

This presentation is for the following text(s):

  • Regulations of the Jewish Council in Jaroslaw

http://fordham.bepress.com/emw/emw2010/emw2010/9