Unwelcome Strangers

Front Cover
Oxford University Press, 1991 - 275 pages
0 Reviews
 

What people are saying - Write a review

Unwelcome strangers: East European Jews in imperial Germany

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

With arresting scholarship, Wertheimer has written a first-class analysis of the German and German-Jewish reception of East European Jews immigrating to Germany, 1871-1914. Testing and often exploding ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
The Challenge of Jewish Mass Migration
11
Public Debates Over Eastern Jews
23
Demographic Characteristics
77
Economic Pursuits
89
Organizational Activities
103
In the Maelstrom of Communal Politics
123
Social and Cultural Tensions
143
The Posture of Organized German Jewry
162
A Comparative Perspective
176
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page viii - I wish to thank the National Endowment for the Humanities for a Fellowship in 1992-93 which enabled me to research the subject of Victorian artists...

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information