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Published: 09 December 2010

336 Pages | 7 maps

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199235025

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A History

Edited by Albert S. Lindemann and Richard S. Levy

  • An overview of the history of antisemitism from ancient times to the twenty-first century
  • Each chapter written by a leading scholar in the field and incorporating the most important new developments in their area of expertise
  • Covers everywhere from the ancient pre-Christian Mediterranean through medieval and modern Europe to contemporary antisemitism in the Middle East
  • Shows how hostility to the Jews has varied over time and from place to place
  • Each contributor grapples with the problems of the relatively modern concept of 'antisemitism' in applying it to any given instance of hostility to Jews