Islamophobia and anti-antisemitism: the case of Hungary and the ‘Soros plot’

  title={Islamophobia and anti-antisemitism: the case of Hungary and the ‘Soros plot’},
  author={Ivan Davidson Kalmar},
  journal={Patterns of Prejudice},
  pages={182 - 198}
  • I. Kalmar
  • Published 14 March 2020
  • Sociology
  • Patterns of Prejudice
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