The Jewish Pale of Settlement Essay by The Research Group

The Jewish Pale of Settlement
A description of the Jewish Russian Pale of Settlement.
# 70463 | 1,380 words | 6 sources | APA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in History (Russian) , Holocaust Studies (General)

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This paper describes the Russian Pale of Settlement, in which Jews were concentrated and separated from the greater Russian society. The historical period examined by this paper is the early 19th through the early 20th centuries. The paper discusses how the Jewish population developed their own unique culture within this enclave. The paper also looks at the survival skills they honed to cope with the anti-Semitism that they continually faced.

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"The Pale of Settlement is a uniquely Russian construction of a separate place and space for Jews. It was officially established by a decree of Czar Nicholas I in April of ... With minor modifications it remained Russian policy until..."

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