18 March 2015
European Muslim Antisemitism
Why Young Urban Males Say They Don’t Like Jews
“A valuable work of sociological research in a highly topical area of great relevance. By embracing a de-essentializing perspective, Jikeli helps the reader to understand the phenomenon in its full scope and makes it a useful tool for policy makers, educators, religious scholars, social workers, and sociologists.” —Alejandro Baer, University of Minnesota
Antisemitism from Muslims has become a serious issue in Western Europe, although not often acknowledged as such. Looking for insights into the views and rationales of young Muslims toward Jews, Günther Jikeli and his colleagues interviewed Continue reading
Conference: Europe, Germany and Contemporary Antisemitism
March 15, 2015 at the Bnei Zion auditorium, Tel Aviv
During the last few years antisemitism is on the rise in Europe. Violent manifestations and physical assaults against Jewish citizens became commonplace. Even more significant, is the sharp rise of the public anti-Semitic discourse. It seems that it has become a ‘bon-ton’ to be anti-Semitic, sometimes camouflaged by sophisticated use of language. But, should contemporary antisemitism be considered as a ‘Jewish problem’ only? Or is it a reflection of inherent problems of today’s Europe? Continue reading
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Anschläge und Europawahl
Können Juden sich in Europa noch sicher fühlen?
31. Mai 2014, 15:00 Uhr
Nach dem Angriff auf das Jüdische Museum in Brüssel und dem Erstarken der Rechten im EU-Parlament sind viele Menschen verunsichert. Wie gefährlich ist Europa für Juden? Ein Gastbeitrag von Günther Jikeli
The pro-Erdogan Islamist newspaper blaming the Jews for Turkey’s mining disaster is just the tip of the iceberg: The Turkish PM’s anti-Semitism is deeply rooted and is now spreading more widely in Turkey.
By Günther Jikeli and Kemal Silay* | 22.05.14
Catastrophes provide governments with an opportunity to present themselves as true leaders during a crisis. Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan Continue reading
29 April 2014, 7pm
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP).
Harvard University. 20 Quincy Street Cambridge, MA 02138
7 novembre 2013, 14-17h
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the séminaire interne du GSRL.
1 July 2013
The international conference on “Boycotts – Past and Present” at the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, held in London from 19 to 21 June, had, according to the Institute’s director David Feldman, in advance been accused of bias. The conference was seen as both Hasbara, which is advocacy of the Israeli state, and antisemitic treachery. Continue reading
The University and College Union (UCU) has passed anti-Zionist resolutions since 2005 and Jewish members have complained about antisemitic tendencies within the union. Continue reading
5 June 2013
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the Expert-Meeting “Changing Perceptions of the Holocaust. Competing Histories and Collective Memory’” at the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Amsterdam. Changing Perceptions of the Holocaust AMSTERDAM
29 May 2013
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the symposium “état des lieux du judaïsme en France,” 29-30 May 2013, Paris, GSRL-CNRS.
15. Mai 2013, 16-18 Uhr
Podiumsdiskussion mit Detlef Claussen und Günther Jikeli anlässlich des 80. Jahrestages der Bücherverbrennung auf dem Bebelplatz, Humboldt Universität Berlin.
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the conference “Attitudinal change towards Jews and Muslims in France in a comparative perspective” at Science Po, Paris, 18-20 April 2013. SciencePo
30 March 2013
Lecture by Günther Jikeli at the conference “Islam, Political Islam, and Islamophobia” at Indiana University March 29-30, 2013 Islam, Political Islam, and Islamophobia_Conference Program