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Title The Blood libel legend : a casebook in anti-Semitic folklore / edited by Alan Dundes
Published Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, [1991]
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 385 pages) : illustrations
Contents Thomas of Monmouth / Gavin I. Langmuir -- Little St. Hugh of Lincoln / Joseph Jacobs -- Little Sir Hugh / Brian Bebbington -- The Prioress's tale / Geoffrey Chaucer -- The Ritual murder accusation in Britain / Colin Holmes -- Hilsner affair / Frantis̆ek C̆ervinka -- Present state of the ritual crime in Spain / Sanford Shepard -- Damascus to Kiev : Civiltà Cattolica on ritual murder / Charlotte Klien -- Ritual murder accusations in ninetieth-century Egypt / Jacob M. Landau -- Twentieth-century blood libel in the United States / Abraham G. Duker -- The Feast of Purim and the origins of the blood accusation / Cecil Roth -- The Blood libel / Magdalene Schultz -- The Ritual murder accusation / Ernest A. Rappaport -- The Ritual murder or blood libel legend / Alan Dundes
Analysis Jews Racial discrimination History
Jewish studies
Myths and mythology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 366-381) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Blood accusation.
Christianity and antisemitism.
Form Electronic book
Author Dundes, Alan.
LC no. 91012592
ISBN 0299131106
0299131130 (electronic bk.)
9780299131135 (electronic bk.)