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The Black Jews of AfricaHistory, Religion, Identity$
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Edith Bruder

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780195333565

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2008

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333565.001.0001

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 African Jews in Eastern and Southern Africa

 African Jews in Eastern and Southern Africa

(p.161) 10 African Jews in Eastern and Southern Africa
The Black Jews of Africa

Edith Bruder

Oxford University Press

This chapter surveys various groups in eastern and southern Africa that self-proclaimed a Jewish identity. These include the Abayudaya of Uganda; the Lemba of South Africa and Zimbabwe; Zionist and Israelite churches in South Africa; the Jews of Rusape, Zimbabwe; and the “Descendants of David” of Madagascar.

Keywords:   Africans, Abayudaya, Uganda, Lemba, Zimbabwe, Rusape, Descendants of David, Madagascar, Zionist churches, Israelite

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