Problem

Scientific antisemitism

Nature:
Distinguishing the Jewish ethnic group from other peoples on the basis of biological measures.
Incidence:
Since the commencement of the Human Genome Project, there have been an increasing number of investigations into the genetic distinctiveness of Jews, or not.
Claim:
Antisemitism is a result of Jewish group strategy characterized by cultural and genetic segregation from gentile societies combined with resource competition and conflicts of interest with segments of gentile societies.
Counter Claim:
Jews, Palestinians and Syrians share a genetic link. Israelis and Palestinians share a common origin; but East-European Jews descend from the mediaeval Black Sea Khazars.
Broader Problems:
Antisemitism
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
03.03.2001 – 00:00 CET