The medieval roots of antisemitism : continuities and discontinuities from the Middle Ages to the present day / edited by Jonathan Adams and Cordelia Hess
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Volcanic Archives: Towards a Direct Comparison of Pre-Modern and Modern Forms of Antisemitism / Cordelia Heß -- pt. I Longest Hatred versus Invented Tradition -- 2.The Medieval (and Ancient) Roots of Antisemitism / Steven Englund -- 3.The Making of Antisemitism in Nineteenth-Century Europe as an Invention of Tradition / Ulrich Vpyrwa -- 4.What Is Antisemitism Like? An Analogical Approach / Brian Klug -- pt. II Antisemitism without Jews -- 5.Reception of Medieval European Anti-Jewish Concepts in Late Medieval and Early Modern Norway / Yvonne Friedman -- 6.The Imitation Game? Japanese Attitudes towards Jews in Modern Times / Rotem Kowner -- pt. III Christianity and Antisemitism -- 7.The Role of Medieval Northern Europe in Generating Virulent Anti-Jewish Imagery / Robert Chazan -- 8.Between Anti- and Another Modernity: Anti-Judaism, the Imaginary Jew, and Catholic Antisemitism in Fin-de-Siecle Poland (1880--1914) / Grzegorz Krzywiec -- 9.The Gospel According to Gibson: Medieval Passion Plays, a Mean-Spirited Nun, and What One Movie Can Tell Us about Jewish-Christian Relations at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century / Jonathan Adams -- pt. IV Islam and Antisemitism -- 10.Narrating Antisemitism in Historical and Contemporary Turkey / Tahir Abbas -- 11.Arab Antisemitic Discourse: Importation, Internalisation, and Recycling / Esther Webman -- pt. V Bodies, Gender, and Antisemitism -- 12.What's in a Nose? The Origins, Development, and Influence of Medieval Anti-Jewish Caricature / Sara Lipton -- 13.Jewish Bodies in Postcards and Street Art: Changes in Anti-Jewish Visual Polemics / Isabel Enzenbach -- 14.Masculinities, Carnal Israel, and Antisemitisms / Victor Seidler -- pt. VI Blood Libel and Ritual Murder Allegations -- 15.The Ritual Murder Accusation as Medieval Invention: Linking Libels and Boy Martyrs / Miriamne Ara Krummel -- 16.Norwich 1144: Origins and Afterlives / Miri Rubin -- 17.A Rational Model for Blood Libel: The Aftonbladet Affair / Cordelia Heß -- pt. VII Neighbours -- 18."... and order was upset": Easter, the Eucharist, and the Jews of Prague, 1389 / Milan Zonca -- 19.Towards 1391: The Anti-Jewish Preaching of Ferran Martinez in Seville / Maya Soifer Irish -- 20."The present causes of past effects": The Background Beliefs of the Kielce Pogrom (4 July 1946) / Joanna Tokarska-Bakir -- pt. VIII Economy and Finance -- 21.Jewish Usurers, Blood Libel, and the Second-Hand Economy: The Medieval Origins of a Stereotype (from the Thirteenth to the Fifteenth Century) / Giacomo Todeschini -- 22.The Deeper the Roots, the Deadlier the Antisemitism? Comparing Images of Jewish Financial Control in Modern Germany and the United States / Richard E. Frankel -- pt. IX Land and Home -- 23.The Theology of the Land in Jewish-Christian Relations and Its Role in Misunderstandings between Jews and Christians / Jesper Svartvik -- 24.Yearning for Zion in Jewish Tradition / Ruth Langer -- 25.Between Eternity and Wandering: The Anti-Jewish Discourse on the Wandering Jew in the Long Nineteenth Century in Germany and Austria / Tuvia Singer -- pt. X Medieval Roots and Anti-Judaism -- 26.Europe, Christianity, Violence, and Jew-Hatred / Victor Seidler -- 27.Postface / Carlo Ginzburg -- 28.Which Past for Which Present? A Reply to Carlo Ginzburg's "Postface" on Anti-Judaism / David Nirenberg.
- 9781138630888 (hardcover)
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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