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Title Imaginary neighbors : mediating Polish-Jewish relations after the Holocaust / edited by Dorota Glowacka and Joanna Zylinska
Published Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (337 pages)
Contents The dark past : Polish-Jewish relations in the shadow of the Holocaust / Joanna B. Michlic -- Jedwabne : history as a fetish / Joanna Tokarska-Bakir -- Living with antisemitism / Janina Bauman -- Notes for a grave under snow / Andrew Jakubowicz -- Bearing false witness? : "vicarious" Jewish identity and the politics of affinity / Erica Lehrer -- St. Korczak of Warsaw / Terri Ginsberg -- The Holocaust, Jedwabne, and the measure of time / Geoffrey Hartman -- The ceremony (excerpts from a play) / Eva Hoffman -- It began with pleasantries / Anne Karpf -- Imagined topographies : visions of Poland in writings by descendants of survivors / Marita Grimwood -- Figures of memory : Polish Holocaust literature of the "Second Generation" / Alina Molisak -- A breakthrough in the teachings of the Church on Jews and Judaism / Romuald Jakub Weksler-Waszkinel -- The vision and language of the other : Jedwabne versus the Auschwitz convent controversy / Zev Garber -- Forgiving, witnessing, and the "Polish shame" / Dorota Glowacka -- "Who is my neighbor?" : ethics under duress / Joanna Zylinska -- Melancholic nationalism and the pathologies of commemorating the Holocaust in Poland / Ewa Plonowska Ziarek
Summary Imaginary Neighbors offers a unique and significant contribution to the contemporary debate concerning Holocaust memory by exploring the most important current political topic in Poland: Jewish-Polish relations during and after World War II
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-326) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Antisemitism -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Holocaust survivors -- Poland -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Poland.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Historiography.
Jews -- Poland -- History -- 20th century.
Memory -- Social aspects -- Poland.
Poland -- Ethnic relations.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Glowacka, Dorota, 1960-
Zylinska, Joanna, 1971-
ISBN 0803205996 (electronic bk.)
9780803205994 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)