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British Jewry and the Holocaust: With a New IntroductionWith a New Introduction$
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Richard Bolchover

Print publication date: 2003

Print ISBN-13: 9781874774808

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: February 2021

DOI: 10.3828/liverpool/9781874774808.001.0001

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Communal priorities: conflict and domestic anti-semitism

Communal priorities: conflict and domestic anti-semitism

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(p.31) Chapter One Communal priorities: conflict and domestic anti-semitism
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British Jewry and the Holocaust: With a New Introduction
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Richard Bolchover

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Liverpool University Press
DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781874774808.003.0004

This chapter examines the major concerns of Anglo-Jewish life during the war. Throughout the period of the Second World War, the Anglo-Jewish community was mainly preoccupied with internal conflict, particularly over Zionism, and domestic problems, the most pressing of which was British anti-semitism. To ground the study within Anglo-Jewish perceptions of Nazi atrocities, the chapter sets them firmly within the context of British Jewish life at that time. This approach explains how and why the Anglo-Jewry responded as it did. To further understanding, the chapter focuses in particular on those connected with the conflict and the fear of anti-semitism in Britain.

Keywords:   communal priorities, internal conflict, Zionism, domestic anti-semitism, British anti-semitism, Nazi atrocities, British Jewish Life

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