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Memory and History: On the Poverty of Remembering and Forgetting the Judeocide

  • Arno J. Mayer
Part of the Boston Studies in the Philosophy of Science book series (BSPS, volume 165)

Abstract

In these tentative reflections on our “mental diaries” of the Judeocide, I am concerned with selective remembering as well as with selective forgetting. I also propose to consider the timeliness of reinserting a universal dimension into the social and public memory of the Judeocide that, it seems to me, has become excessively sectarian.

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Collective Memory Social Memory Memorial Complex Public Memory Holocaust Memorial 
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