Germans, Jews and the Claims of Modernity

Front Cover
Yale University Press, 2002 - History - 258 pages
0 Reviews
In the analysis of the debates in Germany over Jews, Judaism and Jewish emancipation in the late 18th and 19th centuries, Jonathan M. Hess reconstructs a crucial chapter in the history of secular anti-Semitism. He examines not only the thinking of German intellectuals of the time but also that of Jewish writers, revealing the connections between anti-Semitism and visions of modernity, and the Jewish responses to the treat posed by these connections.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

I
1
II
25
III
51
IV
91
V
137
VI
169
VII
205
VIII
211
IX
241
X
247
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information