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Allosemitism (noun)—Jews as the perpetual ‘other’

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/allosemitism_noun_jews_as_the_perpetual_other_20080807

How to define what is "Jewish" provides endless fodder for debate in post-Holocaust, post-communist Europe. Is there, as the concept of allosemitism implies, a "certain Jewish something" that sets Jews apart?

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