ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Nonfiction / Social Science / Jewish Studies

Anxious Histories: Narrating the Holocaust in Jewish Communities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century

| £79.16 | €89.02 | Ca$128.42 | Au$126.74
by Jordana Silverstein
What is this?DRM-PDF | by download   add to wish list
Anxious Histories: Narrating the Holocaust in Jewish Communities at the Beginning of the Twenty-First Century by Jordana Silverstein

Over the last seventy years, memories and narratives of the Holocaust have played a significant role in constructing Jewish communities. The author explores one field where these narratives are disseminated: Holocaust pedagogy in Jewish schools in Melbourne and New York. Bringing together a diverse range of critical approaches, including memory studies, gender studies, diaspora theory, and settler colonial studies, Anxious Histories complicates the stories being told about the Holocaust in these Jewish schools and their broader communities. It demonstrates that an anxious thread runs throughout these historical narratives, as the pedagogy negotiates feelings of simultaneous belonging and not-belonging in the West and in Zionism. In locating that anxiety, the possibilities and the limitations of narrating histories of the Holocaust are opened up once again for analysis, critique, discussion, and development.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 785987

Ebook Details
Pages: 254
Size: 2.7 MB
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Date published:   2015
ISBN: 9781782386537 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Nonfiction > History > Holocaust
Nonfiction > Education > Philosophy & Social Aspects
Nonfiction > Social Science > Jewish Studies

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

Submit 5 page SummaryWhat is this?

© 2016