By Monika Schwarz-Friesel,Jehuda Reinharz
This leading edge empirical research examines written examples of antisemitism in modern Germany. It demonstrates that hostility opposed to Jews isn't just a right-wing phenomenon or a phenomenon one of the uneducated, yet is show up between all social sessions, together with intellectuals.
Drawing on 14,000 letters and e-mails despatched among 2002 and 2012 to the important Council of Jews in Germany and to the Israeli embassy in Berlin, in addition to communications despatched among 2010 and 2011 to Israeli embassies in Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, England, eire, the Netherlands, Sweden, and Spain, this quantity exhibits how language performs an important position in activating and re-activating antisemitism. additionally, the authors examine the position of feelings in antisemitic argumentation styles and study “anti-Israelism” because the dominant kind of modern hatred of Jews.
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Inside the Antisemitic Mind: The Language of Jew-Hatred in Contemporary Germany (The Tauber Institute Series for the Study of European Jewry) by Monika Schwarz-Friesel,Jehuda Reinharz