David Shyovitz

  • 7 Citations
20142017
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Medieval European intellectual and cultural history, with a particular emphasis on Jewish history and Jewish-Christian relations.

Education/Academic qualification

History, PhD, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2011

History, MA, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2007

History, BA, University of Pennsylvania

… → 2004

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theology Social Sciences
eschatology Social Sciences
thirteenth century Social Sciences
Medieval Period Arts & Humanities
symbolism Social Sciences
myth Social Sciences
community Social Sciences
Kaddish Arts & Humanities

Research Output 2014 2017

Ephraim Shoham-Steiner. On the Margins of a Minority: Leprosy, Madness, and Disability among the Jews of Medieval Europe

Shyovitz, D., 2016, In : AJS Review. 40, 2, p. 436-439 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

Religion
Piety
Medieval Period
Cloth
4 Citations (Scopus)

You have saved me from the judgment of gehenna: The origins of the Mourner's Kaddish in medieval Ashkenaz

Shyovitz, D., May 12 2015, In : AJS Review. 39, 1, p. 49-73 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

theology
eschatology
thirteenth century
symbolism
myth
1 Citation (Scopus)

Beauty and the bestiary animals, wonder, and polemic in medieval Ashkenaz

Shyovitz, D., Oct 3 2014, The Jewish-Christian Encounter in Medieval Preaching. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 215-223 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Bestiary
Medieval Period
Animals