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Against the Apocalypse

Responses to Catastrophe in Modern Jewish Culture (Judaic Traditions in Literature, Music, and Art)

by David G. Roskies

  • 284 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Syracuse University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Jewish studies,
  • World history: from c 1900 -,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • Holocaust,
  • Hebrew Literature,
  • History - General History,
  • Hebrew,
  • Yiddish,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Poland,
  • Jewish,
  • European - German,
  • Europe, Eastern,
  • Hebrew literature, Modern,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jews,
  • Persecutions,
  • Yiddish Literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8049055M
    ISBN 10081560615X
    ISBN 109780815606154

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This collection of essays traces the Jewish response to catastrophe through time from the Babylonian exile through the Holocaust. It highlights the imperfect fit of medieval theodicy to understanding the Holocaust.

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There is violence against women in the book, and against men, and female body parts are sometimes noticed and mentioned, but it's just a part of the book and not even a big part. The Apocalypse is a book not without its flaws, particularly in the editing department, which is why I have given this 4 stars.

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