Antisemitism in Austria
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Antisemitism in Austria by D. van Arkel

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Published in [Leiden .
Written in English



  • Austria.


  • Schönerer, Georg, Ritter von, 1842-1921.,
  • Antisemitism -- Austria.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Dirk van Arkel.
LC ClassificationsDS146.A9 A74
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 196, [14] l.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5090243M
LC Control Number74161702

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Discusses antisemitism in Austria in the ss, focusing on two political parties. Notes the political use of ritual murder accusations, including Rohling's claims that the Talmud encouraged the killing of Christians. Extension of suffrage in increased the pool of voters susceptible to antisemitism. To understand the twentieth century, we must know the nineteenth. It was then that an ancient prejudice was forged into a modern political weapon. How and why this happened is shown in this classic study by Peter Pulzer, first published in and now reprinted with a new Introduction by the author. The book, an infamous example of wartime Austrian antisemitism, came out in the German Nazi publication Der Sturmer, an antisemitic newspaper. Its founder, Julius . Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters.

anti-Semitism in Austria. Novem , pm. Former Austrian vice chancellor accused of writing anti-Semitic book dedication. The history of the Jews in Austria probably begins with the exodus of Jews from Judea under Roman occupation [citation needed].Over the course of many centuries, the political status of the community rose and fell many times: during certain periods, the Jewish community prospered and enjoyed political equality, and during other periods it suffered pogroms, deportations to concentration camps. The Rise of Modern Anti-Semitism. Anti-Semitism rapidly increased in the Austro-Hungarian Empire in the late 19th century. The sudden rise of political anti-Semitism after was a result of an electoral reform that gave the vote to more men and allowed more artisans to participate in the elections. Within the population of Austria (8 million) Jews form a small minority of about 8, persons, mainly living in Vienna. The Austrian problem of anti-Semitism seems to focus more on diffused and traditional stereotypes than on acts of physical aggression.

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