The Resource After tragedy and triumph : essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience, Michael Berenbaum

After tragedy and triumph : essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience, Michael Berenbaum

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After tragedy and triumph : essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience
Title
After tragedy and triumph
Title remainder
essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience
Statement of responsibility
Michael Berenbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The life and times of the American Jews are seen in relation to the Holocaust and the creation of the State of Israel. He traces the Holocaust's impact on contemporary Jewish thought and on Western civilization
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berenbaum, Michael
Index
index present
LC call number
D804.3
LC item number
.B46 1990
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Holocaust, Jewish
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Public opinion
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • Jews
  • Judaism
  • Public opinion
  • Judentum
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Geistesgeschichte
  • Judenvernichtung
  • United States
  • USA
Label
After tragedy and triumph : essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience, Michael Berenbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : Richard L. Rubenstein -- Introduction -- Part I. The Holocaust in Contemporary American Culture -- 1. The nativization of the Holocaust -- 2. The uniqueness and universality of the Holocaust -- 3. Public commemoration of the Holocaust -- 4. Is the centrality of the Holocaust overemphasized? Two dialogues -- 5. Issues in teaching the Holocaust -- 6. What we should teach our children -- 7. The shadows of the Holocaust -- Part II. Jewish Thought and Modern History -- 8. Franz Rosenzweig and Martin Buber Reconsidered -- 9. The problem of pluralism in contemporary orthodoxy: philosophy and politics -- 10. From Auschwitz to Oslo: the journey of Elie Wiesel -- 11. Jacob Neusner and the renewal of an ever-dying people -- 12. Political Zionism's would-be successors: sectarianism, Messianism, nationalism, and secularism -- 13. The situation of the American Jew -- Notes -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 196 pages
Isbn
9780521380577
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
90036149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21563436
  • (OCoLC)ocm21563436
Label
After tragedy and triumph : essays in modern Jewish thought and the American experience, Michael Berenbaum
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-184) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword : Richard L. Rubenstein -- Introduction -- Part I. The Holocaust in Contemporary American Culture -- 1. The nativization of the Holocaust -- 2. The uniqueness and universality of the Holocaust -- 3. Public commemoration of the Holocaust -- 4. Is the centrality of the Holocaust overemphasized? Two dialogues -- 5. Issues in teaching the Holocaust -- 6. What we should teach our children -- 7. The shadows of the Holocaust -- Part II. Jewish Thought and Modern History -- 8. Franz Rosenzweig and Martin Buber Reconsidered -- 9. The problem of pluralism in contemporary orthodoxy: philosophy and politics -- 10. From Auschwitz to Oslo: the journey of Elie Wiesel -- 11. Jacob Neusner and the renewal of an ever-dying people -- 12. Political Zionism's would-be successors: sectarianism, Messianism, nationalism, and secularism -- 13. The situation of the American Jew -- Notes -- Index
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 196 pages
Isbn
9780521380577
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
90036149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)21563436
  • (OCoLC)ocm21563436

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