Israel and Palestine out of the ashes : the search for Jewish identity in the twenty-first century (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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Israel and Palestine out of the ashes : the search for Jewish identity in the twenty-first century

Author: Marc H Ellis
Publisher: London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ellis (American and Jewish studies, Baylor U.) explores issues of Jewish history, memory, and theology as they relate to the current Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Philosophical responses to the Holocaust are identified as currently pointing towards allegiance to power and the state, but Ellis, a Jewish American, suggests that it can also be turned towards recognition of the suffering of the Palestinian people. The  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ellis, Marc H.
Israel and Palestine out of the ashes.
London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606938087
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marc H Ellis
ISBN: 0745319572 9780745319575 0745319564 9780745319568
OCLC Number: 49923461
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xi, 198 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Jewish memory in the post-Holocaust era --
Innocence, settlers and state policy --
The prophetic in the post-Holocaust era --
A Jewish witness in exile.
Responsibility: Marc H. Ellis.
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'A brilliant writer, a deeply thoughtful and courageous mind' -- Edward Said 'Underlying the book is a deep and powerful conviction and faith in the essence of Judaism and a determination to define Read more...

 
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