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Antisemitism : a very short introduction

Author: Steven Beller
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series: Very short introductions, 172.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
From the Publisher: Anti-Semitism has been a chillingly persistent presence throughout the last millennium, culminating in modern times in the horror of the Final Solution. This Very Short Introduction examines and untangles the various strands of anti-Semitism seen throughout history, revealing why hatred of the Jews appears to be so persistent through time. Steven Beller illuminates the history of the phenomenon:  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Beller
ISBN: 9780192892775 0192892770
OCLC Number: 159822489
Description: 132 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: 1. What is antisemitism? --
2. The burden of the past --
3. The chosen people --
4. The culture of irrationalism --
5. The perils of modernity --
6. Concatenations --
7. Consequences --
8. After Auschwitz --
References and further reading.
Series Title: Very short introductions, 172.
Responsibility: Steven Beller.
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Antisemitism has been a chillingly persistent presence throughout the last millennium, culminating in the dark apogee of the Holocaust. Steven Beller examines and untangles the history of the  Read more...


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The strongest part of Beller's book is his exemplary introductory chapter, "What is Anti-Semitism?", which should be required reading for all students of the Nazis and the Sah, of ethnic violence and Read more...

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