Written by top scholars in an accessible manner, this unique encyclopedia offers worldwide coverage of the origins, forms, practitioners, and effects of antisemitism, leading to the Holocaust and surviving to the present day.
· 650 A–Z entries by over 200 scholars from 21 countries
· Illustrations such as caricatures, political cartoons, maps, and pictures of famous antisemites and historical episodes
· Citations of recent literature that follow each entry
· Detailed index listing people, places, concepts, and events that enables users to find information about subjects not treated in dedicated articles
· Direction at the end of each entry to other articles with special relevance to the topic
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Antisemitism has informed the theory and practice of politics and has permeated cultures around the world. The line between anti-Jewish sentiment and other kinds of conflict is hard to define, but it is clear that the destructive nature of antisemitism has harmed the human community for two millennia.About the Author:
Richard S. Levy, PhD, is professor of history at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.
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