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Antisemitism and its opponents in modern Poland

Author: Robert Blobaum
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2005.
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Antisemitism and Its Opponents in Modern Poland serves as an effective guide to some of the most complex and controversial issues of Poland's troubled past. Fourteen original essays by a team of distinguished Polish and American scholars explore the different meanings, forms of expression, content, and social range of antisemitism in modern Poland from the late nineteenth century to the present. The contributors  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Bibliographie 1990-2003
Conference papers and proceedings
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Blobaum
ISBN: 0801489695 9780801489693 0801443474 9780801443473
OCLC Number: 57557379
Description: x, 348 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Assimilation, nationalism, modernization, antisemitism : notes on Polish-Jewish relations, 1855-1905 / Theodore R. Weeks --
Jews as middleman minorities in rural Poland : uderstanding the Galician pogroms of 1898 / Keely Stauter-Halsted --
Resisting the wave : intellectuals against antisemitism in the last years of the "Polish Kingdom" / Jerzy Jedlicki --
Criminalizing the "other" : crime, ethnicity and antisemitism in early twentieth-century Poland / Robert Blobaum --
Antisemitism and the search for a Catholic identity / Brian Porter --
The moral economy of popular violence : the pogrom in Lwow, November 1918 / William W. Hagen --
Anti-Jewish legislation in interwar Poland / Szymon Rudnicki --
Clerical nationalism and antisemitism : Catholic priests, Jews and Orthodox Christians in the Lublin Region, 1918-1939 / Konrad Sadkowski --
"Why did they hate Tuwim and Boy so much?" : Jews and "artificial Jews" in the literary polemics in the Second Polish Republic / Antony Polonsky --
Gender and antisemitism in wartime Soviet exile / Katherine R. Jolluck --
Antisemitism, anti-Judaism and the Polish Catholic clergy during the Second World War, 1939-1945 / Dariusz Libionka --
The role of antisemitism in postwar Polish-Jewish relations / Bozena Szaynok --
Fighting against the shadows : the anti-Zionist campaign of 1968 / Dariusz Stola --
Memory contested : Jewish and Catholic views of Auschwitz in present-day Poland / Janine P. Holc --
Works on Polish-Jewish relations published since 1990 : a selective bibliography / Stephen D. Corrsin.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Blobaum.
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From the Middle Ages until World War II, Poland was host to Europe's largest and most vibrant Jewish population. By 1970, the combination of Nazi genocide, postwar pogroms, mass emigration, and  Read more...


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"Historians who would integrate Polish history into the history of Europe must come to terms with the enormously complex topic of antisemitism. This book meets that challenge admirably, and is simply Read more...

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