Resentment's Virtue: Jean Amery and the Refusal to Forgive (Politics History & Social Chan)

Resentment's Virtue: Jean Amery and the Refusal to Forgive (Politics History & Social Chan)

By: Thomas Brudholm (author)Paperback

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A persuasive argument against "forgive and forget"

About Author

Thomas Brudholm is Research Fellow at the Danish Institute for International Studies.

Contents

Foreward by Jefferie Murphy Preface and Acknowledgements 1. Transitional Justice and the Ethics of Anger Part I: Revisiting the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa 2. Commissioning Anger 3. The Hearings 4. The Therapy of Anger 5. Desmond Tutu on Anger 6. Layers and Remainders Part II: Jean Amery on Resentment and Reconciliation 7. Contextualizing "Ressentiments" 8. Opening Moves 9. Facing the Irreversible 10. Restoring Coexistance 11. Guilt and Responsibility 12. Wishful Thinking? 13. A Multifarious Reception 14. Epilogue: Between Resentment and Ressentiment Appendix I: Overview of Jean Amery's "Ressentiments" Appendix II: Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity Notes Works Cited Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592135677
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 254
  • ID: 9781592135677
  • ISBN10: 1592135676

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