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Author Efron, John M.

Title Defenders of the race : Jewish doctors and race science in fin-de-siècle Europe / John M. Efron
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1994
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 255 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. German Race Science: The Jew as Essential Other -- 3. British Race Science: The Jew as Non-Other -- 4. Joseph Jacobs and the Birth of Jewish Race Science -- 5. Samuel Weissenberg: Jews, Race, and Culture -- 6. Zionism and Racial Anthropology -- 7. The Limits of Racial Self-Representation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-242) and index
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Subject Antisemitism.
Jewish scientists.
Jews -- Identity.
Physical anthropology -- History.
Jews -- history.
Anthropology, Physical -- history.
Continental Population Groups.
Genre/Form Weissenberg, Samuel A
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300156804 (electronic bk.)
9780300156805 (electronic bk.)