Making Enemies: The Uses and Abuses of Tainted Identities

The article explores the ideological aspects of anti-Semitism and out-group hatred against Jewish people. Emphasis is given to topic such as the stigmatization of Jews, the role of prejudice in genocide and other atrocities, the assimilation of German Jews, and the exploitation of stereotypes and et...

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Published in:Cross currents
Main Author: Alvarez, Alex
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: The University of North Carolina Press [2015]
In:Cross currents
Year: 2015, Volume: 65, Issue: 3, Pages: 311-320
Further subjects:B Jews Social conditions
B Hate
B Jewish Identity
B Stigma (Social psychology)
B OUTGROUPS (Social groups)
B Antisemitism
B Social aspects
B Genocide
B Prejudices
Online Access: Volltext (Verlag)
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Summary:The article explores the ideological aspects of anti-Semitism and out-group hatred against Jewish people. Emphasis is given to topic such as the stigmatization of Jews, the role of prejudice in genocide and other atrocities, the assimilation of German Jews, and the exploitation of stereotypes and ethnic hatred for political gain.
ISSN:1939-3881
Contains:Enthalten in: Cross currents
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1111/cros.12141