Jews in Twentieth-Century Ireland: Refugees, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust

Jews in Twentieth-Century Ireland: Refugees, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust

by Dermot Keogh
     
 

Reconstructs the complex and often contradictory relationship between the Irish state and the Jewish community in Ireland since the turn of the century.See more details below

Overview

Reconstructs the complex and often contradictory relationship between the Irish state and the Jewish community in Ireland since the turn of the century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859181508
Publisher:
Cork University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword
List of illustrations
Acknowledgements
Introduction1
1The Russian pogroms and the growth of the Jewish community in Ireland6
2The Limerick 'pogrom', 190426
3Leopold Bloom, the Jewish community and independent Ireland54
4Irish society and the culture of fear, 1932-3788
5Irish refugee policy, anti-Semitism and the approach of the Second World War115
6Ireland, the Second World War and the Holocaust153
7Ireland's post-war refugee policy199
Epilogue: The Jewish community in Ireland since the 1950s224
Notes and references245
Bibliography303
Index321

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