Mardigian Library
Ask a QuestionMy Library Account
Search Library Catalog - Books, DVDs & More
Limit to available
More Searches
   
Limit results to available items
Find more results:
Search MelCat
More Information
  
Lang, Berel
Philosophical witnessing : the Holocaust as presence / Berel Lang
Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  D804.3 .L3573 2009    AVAILABLE
Dorfman Endowment Bookplate
Subject(s) Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Moral and ethical aspects
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence
Good and evil
Jewish philosophy
Physical Description xv, 234 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-229) and index
Contents Philosophical witnessing: "-- and only I have survived to tell you" -- Truth at risk and the Holocaust's response -- Evil and understanding: a Holocaust dilemma -- Jaspers' Die Schuldfrage: a presence early and late -- Holocaust-representation in the genre of silence -- Representation and misrepresentation: on or about the Holocaust -- Applied ethics, post-Holocaust -- The Jewish declaration of war against the Nazis -- From the Holocaust to group rights: minorities in a majority world -- Metaphysical racism (or: biological warfare by other means) -- Hyphenated-Jews and the anxiety of identity -- Reconciliation: not revenge, not forgiveness, perhaps not even justice -- Afterword: wound and scar
NOTE Funded by the Henry and Mala Dorfman Endowment Fund
Series Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry series (Unnumbered)
Alternate Author Dorfman Endowment, 2010

Mardigian Library, 4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491 313-593-5400 fax 313-593-5561
ask-a-question@umd.umich.edu
The Regents of the University of Michigan | Non-Discrimination Policy
Copyright © The University of Michigan - Dearborn • 4901 Evergreen Road • Dearborn, Michigan 48128 • 313-593-5000
The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor | The University of Michigan - Flint | SITEMAP | DIRECTORY | CONTACT