Jews and the Left

Author(s): 
Mendes, Philip
ISBN: 
9781137008299
Date published: 
April 2014
Hardback
Price: 
£65.00

The historical involvement of Jews in the political Left is well known, but far less attention has been paid to the political and ideological factors which attracted Jews to the Left. After the Holocaust and the creation of Israel many lost their faith in universalistic solutions, yet lingering links between Jews and the Left continue to exist.