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Minimalism and Victim Testimony

Carolyn J. Dean

in Aversion and Erasure: The Fate of the Victim After the Holocaust

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780801449444
eISBN:
9780801460333
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449444.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the writings of four authors—Saul Friedländer, Jan T. Gross, Lawrence Langer, and Berel Lang—in order to explore the uses of minimalism. Minimalism here is defined as any ... More


Conclusion: The Morality of Holocaust Art

Henry W. Pickford

in The Sense of Semblance: Philosophical Analyses of Holocaust Art

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823245406
eISBN:
9780823250776
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823245406.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The conclusion argues that the normative source of both desiderata of Holocaust memorials is moral in nature. Against Berel Lang’s ultimately consequentialist justification for the historical ... More


Mourning Memory: The “End” of Art or, Reading (in) the Spirit of Hegel

Sarah Clift

in Committing the Future to Memory: History, Experience, Trauma

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823254200
eISBN:
9780823261161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823254200.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

Beginning with a consideration of G. W. F. Hegel’s critique of John Locke’s empiricism, this chapter goes on to explore the efforts Hegel makes in the Aesthetics to recuperate a ’past’ object in ... More


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