Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Nirenberg

Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Nirenberg year 2014
  • Book name: Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition
  • Author: David Nirenberg
  • Release date: 2014/12/14
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780393347913
  • Rating: 7.22 of 10
  • Votes: 58
  • Review by: Ricky Smallwood
  • Review rating: 9.02 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/25
  • Total pages: 624
  • Includes a PDF summary of 73 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This incisive history upends the complacency that confines anti-Judaism to the ideological extremes in the Western tradition. With deep learning and elegance, David Nirenberg shows how foundational anti-Judaism is to the history of the West. Questions of how we are Jewish and, more critically, how and why we are not have been churning within the Western imagination throughout its history. Ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans; Christians and Muslims of every period; even the secularists of modernity have used Judaism in constructing their visions of the world. The thrust of this tradition construes Judaism as an opposition, a danger often from within, to be criticized, attacked, and eliminated. The intersections of these ideas with the world of power-the Roman destruction of the Second Temple, the Spanish Inquisition, the German Holocaust-are well known. The ways of thought underlying these tragedies can be found at the very foundation of Western history.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 42H17M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Jewish Books, European History, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Social & Cultural History, Social Discrimination, History Of Ideas, Jewish Studies
  • Available formats: RB, PDF, EPUB, WORD, LRF, DOC, TXT, AZW3. Compressed in BZ2, 7Z, DMG, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.90 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x211x30mm
  • Weight: 470g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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