European Jewry and the Politics of Assimilation: Assessment and Reassessment

  title={European Jewry and the Politics of Assimilation: Assessment and Reassessment},
  author={Michael Robert Marrus},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={89 - 109}
  • M. Marrus
  • Published 1 March 1977
  • History
  • The Journal of Modern History
argument. His views are impressions, fortified by values, and are set, perhaps, in a polemical cast-the argument cannot therefore be subject to normal standards of proof. These impressions depend in fact upon the writer's own intimate and numerous experiences with his own subjects, and it is upon such experience alone that the case can rest. But on this level it is still possible to document views such as Scholem's or at least to make a convincing demonstration of the assimilatory process at… 
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A Lie and a Libel: The History of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion
'The Protocols of the Elders of Zion, a potent forgery alleging a Jewish plot to run the world, has proved durable since its turn-of-the-century fabrication by Russian police; this book offers
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  • History
    The Journal of Modern History
  • 1977
BR = book reviewed; C = comment; DA = demand article; R = reviewer; RA = review article; TB = Trial Balloon. Abbiateci, A., et al. Crimes et criminalite en France sous l'ancien regime, 17e1'-18e


See also the perceptive comments on Schoeps by George L. Mosse
  • Bereit fur Deutschland: Der Patriotismus deutscher Juden und der Nationalsozialismus. Fruihe Schriften 1930 bis 1939: Ein historische Dokumentation
  • 1970