"Vitam finivit infelicem": madness, conversion, and adolescent suicide among Jews in late twelfth-century England

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Original languageEnglish GB
Title of host publicationJews in Medieval Christendom; "Slay Them Not"
EditorsKristine T. Utterback, Merrall Llewelyn Price
Place of PublicationLeiden
PublisherBrill
Pages71-90
Number of pages20
ISBN (Print)9789004250437
StatePublished - 2013

Publication series

Name Études sur le judaïsme médiéval
Volume60

Keywords

  • Conversion -- History ; Jews -- Great Britain -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500 ; Jews -- History -- Middle Ages, 500-1500 ; Meir ben Baruch, of Rothenburg, approximately 1215-1293 ; Suicide -- Religious aspects -- Judaism

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