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Writing as resistance : four women confronting the holocaust : Edith Stein, Simone Weil, Anne Frank, Etty Hilversum

Author: Rachel Feldhay Brenner
Publisher: University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this account of the life, work, and ethics of four Jewish women intellectuals in the world of the Holocaust, Rachel Feldhay Brenner explores the ways in which these women sought to maintain their faith in humanity while aware of intensifying destruction. She argues that through their written responses of autobiographical self-assertion, Edith Stein, Simone Weil, Anne Frank, and Etty Hillesum resisted the Nazi  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rachel Feldhay Brenner
ISBN: 027102285X 9780271022857
OCLC Number: 428125572
Description: VI, 216 p. : fot. ; .. cm.
Responsibility: Rachel Feldhay Brenner.

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In this account of the life, work and ethics of four Jewish female intellectuals in the Holocaust, Brenner explores the ways in which they sought to maintain their faith in humanity. She argues that  Read more...

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"Brenner writes a compelling book that is both informative and engaging. . . . Writing as Resistance is exactly what good work in the humanities should be: accessible yet challenging."-Maurice Read more...

 
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