Table of contents for Germans, Jews, and antisemites : trials in emancipation / Shulamit Volkov.

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Prologue: My father leaves his German Homeland
Part I. Interpreting the Danger-Signs
Chapter 1. Views from East and West
a. The Eastern Perspective
b. Loyalty and Complacency
Chapter 2. On Self-Hatred and Self-Criticism
Chapter 3. Past Shadows, Present Needs
a. The Kristallnacht and Other Pogroms
b. A View from Eretz Israel
Part II. Antisemitism as a Cultural Code
Chapter 4. Antisemitism Old and New
a. Origins and "Complete Explanations"
b. The Vocabulary of Antisemitism
Chapter 5. Functions and Meaning
a. National Consciousness: The Jew as the Other
b. The Political Function of Antisemitism in the Kaiserreich
c. The Cultural Meaning of Antisemitism
Chapter 6. Norms and Codes: Two Case Studies
a. The Case of Social Democracy
b. Antisemitism and Anti-Feminism
Chapter 7. Comparing Germany with the French Republic
Part III. The Jewish Project of Modernity
Chapter 8. On Minorities in the Nation State
Chapter 9. Climbing up the Social Ladder
a. Becoming Bourgeois
b. Language and Proper Behavior
c. Advantages and Disadvantages
Chapter 10. Paradoxes of Becoming Alike
a. Who came to Resemble Whom?
b. Demography and Intimate Culture
Chapter 11. Jewish Success in Science
a. The social Origins of Success
b. Succeeding within the System
Chapter 12. On the Ambivalence of Bildung
Chapter 13. Forces of Dissimilation
a. The Limits of Assimilation
b. Reassessing the Jews from the East
Chapter 14. Inventing Tradition
Epilogue: Closing the Circle

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Antisemitism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- Ethnic relations.
Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1789-1945.
Jews -- Germany -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Jews -- Germany -- Identity.
Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- Germany.