The Devil and the Jews: The...

The medieval conception of the Jew as devil – literally and figuratively – is the subject of this classic work, first issued in 1943. The full dimension of the diabolization of the Jew is presented through document, analysis, and illustration. It is a chilling study but an exceedingly important one.

CONTENTSLIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS vi FOREWORD BY MARC SAPERSTEIN vii PREFACE xiii INTRODUCTION. MEDIEVAL SUPERSTITION AND MODERN   ANTISEMITISM 1 PART ONE: THE “ DEMONIC” JEWI. “ DEVIL INCARNAL” 11 II. ANTICHRIST 32 III. WITH HORNS AND  TAIL 44 PART TWO: THE JEW AS SORCERERIV. “ A JEW IS FULL OF SORCERY” 57 V. EUROPE DISCOVERS THE KABBALAH 76 VI. MAGIC AND MEDICINE 88 VII. THE POISONERS 97 VIII. HOST AND IMAGE DESECRATION 109 IX. RITUAL MURDER 124   X. THE BLOOD ACCUSATION 140 PART THREE: THE JEW AS HERETICXI. CHURCH AND JEW 159 XII. INFIDEL OR HERETIC? 170 XIII. THE ATTACK UPON USURY 188 XIV. THE CRUSADE AGAINST SORCERY 196 XV. HERETIC- SORCERER- JEW 207 EPILOGUE. STILL THE DEVIL’S OWN 217 NOTES 221 BIBLIOGRAPHY 256   INDEX 269  C h a p t e r Home  | T O C  | I n d e x For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

The Devil and the Jews: The Medieval Conception of the Jew and Its Relation to Modern Anti-Semitism


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FRONT MATTERTitle PageCopyright PageCONTENTS ILLUSTRATIONS FOREWORD. Marc SapersteinPREFACEINTRODUCTION. MEDIEVAL SUPERSTITION AND MODERN ANTISEMITISMPART ONE. THE DEMONIC JEW PART TWO. THE JEW AS SORCERER PART THREE. THE JEW AS HERETIC EPILOGUE. STILL THE DEVIL'S OWNNOTES EPILOGUE. STILL THE DEVIL'S OWN BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEX
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