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Title Against the grain : Jewish intellectuals in hard times / edited by Ezra Mendelsohn, Stefani Hoffman, and Richard I. Cohen
Edition First edition
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2013
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Contents Part I. Strauss, Scholem, Arendt, Benjamin -- Part II. Political positioning in hard times -- Part III. Brothers and strangers: the issue of identity -- Part IV. In the shadow of the Holocaust
Summary "This volume analyzes the political roads taken by German Jewish thinkers; the impact of the Holocaust on the Central and East European Jewish intelligentsia; and the conundrum of modern Jewish identity"--Publisher's summary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aschheim, Steven E., 1942- -- Political and social views.
Strauss, Leo -- Political and social views.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence.
Intellectuals -- Political aspects -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Jews -- Germany -- Intellectual life.
Jews, East European -- Germany.
Political culture -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- Ethnic relations.
Germany -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
Author Cohen, Richard I., editor
Hoffman, Stefani, editor
Mendelsohn, Ezra, editor
ISBN 1782380027
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