Mapping the Field

Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern

Abstract


Drawing from the new trends in the inter-ethnic and cross-cultural studies, this paper points to several major lacunae in the research of Jewish Ukrainian relations and in the contextual religious, economic, and multilingual literary history of Jews on the Ukrainian lands, the study of which the author considers the major scholarly desiderata. Unlike most of the historiographical studies of Ukrainian Jewish relations published so far, this essay suggests heretofore underexplored or neglected themes, sub-fields, documentary collections, and methodologies, thus, “mapping the field” for the next generation of young scholars and researchers interested in exploring Ukrainian multi-cultural legacy.

Keywords


Ukraine; Jews; historiography; inter-ethnic and cross-cultural studies; research program

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.18523/kmhj25716.2014-1.135-157

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