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Dimensions of the Holocaust : lectures at Northwestern University

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Dimensions of the Holocaust : lectures at Northwestern University
Call No: 940.5318 D582

Call Number940.5318 D582
Dates1990; ©1990
Statement of ResponsibilityElie Wiesel, Lucy S. Dawidowitz, Dorothy Rabinowitz, Robert McAfee Brown ; annotated by Elliot Lefkovitz.
Creators & ContributorsWiesel, Elie (contributor)
Dawidowicz, Lucy S. (contributor)
Rabinowitz, Dorothy (contributor)
Brown, Robert McAfee (contributor)
Lefkovitz, Elliot (contributor)
Smith, Lacey Baldwin (contributor)
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Department of History (author)
Summary"Elie Wiesel, Lucy Dawidowicz, Dorothy Rabinowitz, and Robert McAfee Brown explore society's inability to comprehend the horrors of the Holocaust, and its unwillingness to remember. Annotated by Elliot Lefkovitz, educational consultant for the Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, this edition contains extensive documentation of ideas and facts that have surfaced since the book's first appearance in 1977." —Back cover
Contents
  • Foreword / Lacey Baldwin Smith
  • The Holocaust as literary inspiration / by Elie Wiesel
  • The Holocaust as historical record / by Lucy S. Dawidowicz
  • The Holocaust as living memory / by Dorothy Rabinowitz
  • The Holocaust as a problem in moral choice / by Robert McAfee Brown
Physical Description 90 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherEvanston, IL : Northwestern University Press
EditionSecond edition
NotesIncludes bibliographical references (pages 65–90)