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Published: 29 February 2020

224 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620498

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Is Theory Good for the Jews?

French Thought and the Challenge of the New Antisemitism

Bruno Chaouat

Liverpool University Press

Contemporary French and Francophone Cultures LUP

By looking back to the emergence of a postwar theoretical discourse on trauma, memory, victims, suffering, the Holocaust and the Jews, Is Theory Good for the Jews? explores how "French thought" is implicated in intellectual, literary and ideological components of the global and local upsurge of antisemitism