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Resentment's virtue : Jean Améry and the refusal to forgive

Author: Thomas Brudholm
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, ©2008.
Series: Politics, history, and social change.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Building on an examination of the writings of Holocaust-survivor Jean Amery, this title argues that the preservation of resentment or the resistance to calls for forgiveness can be the reflex of a  Read more...

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Named Person: Jean Améry; Jean Améry; Jean Améry; Jean Améry
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Brudholm
ISBN: 1592135668 9781592135660 9781592135660 1592135668
OCLC Number: 131063774
Description: xv, 235 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Dwelling on the negative --
Alchemies of reconciliation after mass atrocity --
Anger, resentment, and ressentiment --
Philosophy on the border --
Book outline --
Revisisiting the truth and reconciliation commission of South Africa --
Commissioning anger --
Re-viewing a miracle --
The truth and reconciliation commission of South Africa --
The hearings --
This is not a court of law --
Forgiving and its alternatives --
Facing resistance --
The therapy of anger --
What victims feel and want --
Getting on with life --
The lures of the therapeutic perspective --
Desmond tutu on anger --
Those who will not forgive resentment : a legitimate moral sentiment? --
Anger, Ubuntu, and social harmony --
Boosterism of forgiveness --
Layers and remainders --
Nested resentments --
Acknowledging remainders : the constitutional court --
Tansition to part two --
Jean Améry on resentment and reconciliation --
Contextualizing "ressentiments" --
From South Africa to post-war Germany --
Jean Améry : life and works --
Beyond guilt and atonement --
Germany, 1945-1965 --
Reading "ressentiments" --
Opening moves --
From clarification to justification --
Reimagining ressentiment --
The origins of Améry's ressentiment --
Reforming ressentiment --
Facing the irreversible --
The zustand passage --
The twisted sense of time --
The absurd demand --
Changing the past or its significance --
to the present? --
Ambiguities of ressentiment and reconciliation --
Restoring coexistence --
Moral conflict resolution --
Ressentiment and the release from abandonment --
Rehabilitating the "man of ressentiment" --
Guilt and responsibility --
Collective guilt --
Heirs to responsibility --
Wishful thinking? --
A moral daydream --
Resentment and self-preoccupation --
Awakening --
A multifarious reception --
Heyd and Chaumont --
Neiman and Amben --
Walker and Remtma.
Series Title: Politics, history, and social change.
Responsibility: Thomas Brudholm ; foreword by Jeffrie G. Murphy.
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