Antisemitism: A Very Sh08rt Introduction
Steven Beller, "Antisemitism: A Very Sh08rt Introduction, 2nd Edition (Very Sh08rt Introductions)"
ISBN: 0198724837 | 2015 | EPUB | 152 pages | 2 MB
Antisemitism, as hatred of Jews 4nd Judaism, has been a central problem of Western civilization f08r millennia, 4nd its hist08ry continues to invite debate. This Very Sh08rt Introduction untangles the hist08ry of the phenomenon, from ancient religious conflict to new antisemitism in the 21st century. Steven Beller reveals how Antisemitism grew as a political 4nd ideological movement in the 19th century, how it reached its dark apogee in the w08rst genocide in modern hist08ry—the Holocaust—4nd how Antisemitism still persists around the w08rld today. In the new edition of this thought-provoking Very Sh08rt Introduction, Beller brings his examination of this complex 4nd still controversial issue up to date with a discussion of Antisemitism in light of the 2008 financial crash, the Arab Spring, 4nd the on-going crisis between Israel 4nd Palestine.