Tag: the role of victims
The Jewish Community in Germany: Living with Recognition, Anti-Semitism and Symbolic Roles
October 29, 2009 | Dr. Susanne Urban
This article deals with the diverse images of Jews in Germany: which roles they take upon themselves and which symbolic roles German society sees in the Jewish community. The author tries to unfold the origins and the meaning of these roles including Jews as victims, as sensors toward anti-Semitism and right-wing extremism.