Is the Holocaust Vanishing?: A Survivor's Reflections on the Academic Waning of Memory and Jewish Identity in the Post-auschwitz Era
By: Murray J. Kohn (author)Paperback
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Is the Holocaust Vanishing? explores the ramifications of the passing of survivors for Holocaust studies, the removal of the Jew from Holocaust studies, and what all of this means for Jewish identity after the Holocaust. The book consists of years of reflection and wrestling with these issues on the part of a man who is a Holocaust survivor, a rabbi, and a professor of Holocaust studies.
Murray J. Kohn is Associate Professor of Holocaust Studies at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.
Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Acknowledgments Chapter 3 Introduction by David Patterson Chapter 4 Part One: The Waning of Memory: Wherefore Liberation? Chapter 5 Part Two: History and the Abuse of History Chapter 6 Part Three: God and Evil Chapter 7 Part Four: Remembrance in Spite of Memory Chapter 8 Part Five: Memory of the Future Chapter 9 Part Six: Toward a Post-Holocaust Jewish Identity Chapter 10 Part Seven: Renewed Reflections on Selections from Torah Chapter 11 Index Chapter 12 About the Author Chapter 13 About the Editor
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