Freischule
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The first secular-oriented Jewish school in Berlin (1778-1825) was pioneering for modern, institutionalized Jewish education. This had its origin in the late 18th century in Central Europe, and followed two paths: in Germany, the first pedagogical projects and school foundations were mostl…

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Sadowski, Dirk, “Freischule”, in: Encyclopedia of Jewish History and Culture Online, Original German Language Edition: Enzyklopädie Jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur. Im Auftrag der Sächsischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig herausgegeben von Dan Diner. © J.B. Metzler, Stuttgart/Springer-Verlag GmbH Deutschland 2011–2017.. Consulted online on 18 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-8894_ejhc_COM_0242>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180401



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