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Isaac, Ephraim

director of the Institute of Semitic Studies, Princeton, NJ, and president of the Yemenite Jewish Federation of America.

The Yemenite step:  Judaism and Islam in Yemen: A Cast Study in Historical and Cultural Interaction
Muslim Arabs have coexisted more or less peaceably with Jewish minorities within their dominant theocratic polities, in several parts of the world for a millennium-and-a-half. So it was in Yemen, where, additionally, both groups were always exceedingly devout. [Full article...]
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