For the reason that unification, Germany has skilled profound alterations, together with the reawakening of xenophobic hate crime, anti-Semitic incidents, and racist violence. This ebook provides the newest examine carried out via a staff of yank and German specialists in political technology, sociology, mass verbal exchange, and heritage. They examine the measure of antisemitism, xenophobia, remembrance, and Holocaust wisdom in German public opinion; the teams and businesses that propagate prejudice and hate; and the German, American, and Jewish perceptions of, and reactions to, those phenomena.
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