New PDF release: Antisemitism, Gender Bias, and the "Hervay Affair" of 1904:

By Alison Rose

ISBN-10: 1498519385

ISBN-13: 9781498519380

This e-book examines the antisemitism that flourished open air of Vienna, in Austrian provinces equivalent to Styria, Carinthia, Vorarlberg, higher Austria, and Tyrol, focusing particularly on gender bias and its courting to antisemitism. The 1904 arrest and bigamy trial of Frau von Hervay, the Jewish spouse of District Captain Franz von Hervay of a Styrian provincial city (Mürzzuschlag), is heavily tested to make clear the connection among Jews and non-Jews and attitudes in the direction of ladies and sexuality within the small towns and cities of the Austrian provinces. The case demonstrates that antisemitism prompted well known perceptions of Jews and ladies on the neighborhood point and that it designated ladies in addition to males. This book provides an in-depth examine of an episode of Austrian background that had an important impression at the improvement of Austrian legislations; the position of spiritual associations; perceptions of Jews, girls, and sexuality; conceptions of Austrian paperwork and the necessity for reform; and the connection among the provinces and the Viennese heart. It additionally offers perception into the general public curiosity generated by way of sensations corresponding to arrests, suicides, crimes, and trials and how the clicking of that point said on them.

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