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Between Heimat and Hatred – Jews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935 - Oxford Scholarship Online
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Between Heimat and Hatred: Jews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Philipp Nielsen


This book studies German Jews involved in ventures that were from the beginning, or became increasingly, of the Right. Jewish agricultural settlement, Jews’ participation in the so-called Defense of Germandom in the East, their place in military and veteran circles, and finally right-of-center politics form the core of this book. These topics created a web of social activities and political persuasions neither entirely conservative nor entirely liberal. For those German Jews engaging with these issues, their motivation came from sincere love of their German Heimat—a term for home imbued with a ... More

Keywords: antisemitism, First World War, German Jews, German Nationalism, Germandom in the East, Heimat, national community, right-wing politics

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780190930660
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2019 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190930660.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Philipp Nielsen, author
Assistant Professor of Modern European History, Sarah Lawrence College

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