Reconfiguring Diaspora: The Transformation of the Jewish Diaspora in Antiquity

Abstract: Jane McComish

A Comparison of Medieval Jewish and Christian Burial Practices in York, England

J. M. McComish

York Archaeological Trust

This paper concerns a group of six archaeologically excavated medieval cemeteries in York, England, five of which were Christian, the sixth being Jewish. The paper aims to determine if there were any significant differences between the two religious groups in terms of the burial practices seen.

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