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Approaches to Auschwitz : the Holocaust and its legacy

Author: Richard L Rubenstein; John K Roth
Publisher: Louisville, KY : Westminster John Knox Press, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
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"Distinctively coauthored by a Christian scholar and a Jewish scholar, this monumental, interdisciplinary study explores the various ways in which the Holocaust has been studied and assesses its continuing significance. The authors develop an analysis of the Holocaust's historical roots, its shattering impact on human civilization, and its decisive importance in determining the fate of the world. This revised  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rubenstein, Richard L.
Approaches to Auschwitz.
(DLC) 2002193398
(OCoLC)796980752
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard L Rubenstein; John K Roth
ISBN: 9781611642148 1611642140
OCLC Number: 905964999
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 499 pages)
Contents: Preface and acknowledgments --
Prologue: what is the Holocaust? --
Part one: Holocaust origins --
The Jew as outsider: the Greco-Roman and Early Christian worlds --
The triumph of Christianity and the 'Teaching of Contempt' --
The irony of emancipation: France and the Dreyfus Affair --
Toward total domination --
Part two: The Nazis in powers --
"Rational Antisemitism" --
War and the Final Solution --
"A racial struggle of pitiless severity" --
"Priority over all other matters" --
Part three: Responses to the Holocaust --
Victims and survivors --
Their brothers' keepers? Christians, churches, and Jews --
What can, and cannot, be said? Artistic and literary responses to the Holocaust --
God and history: philosophical and religious responses to the Holocaust --
Epilogue: Business as usual? Ethics after the Holocaust --
Notes --
A chronology of crucial Holocaust-related events.
Responsibility: Richard L. Rubenstein and John K. Roth.

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