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Anti-Judaism and anti-Semitism are sometimes used interchangeably. In America, anti-Semitism is used more frequently than in Europe, where often a distinction is made between the religious attitude of anti-Judaism and a social or racial attitude of anti-Semitism. Making a distinction betwee…

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Poorthuis, M.J.H.M., “Anti-Judaism”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 30 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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