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Title Learning from the Germans : race and the memory of evil / Susan Neiman.
Author Neiman, Susan, author.
Publication New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019.
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (415 pages)
Call # eBOOK
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [395]-398) and index.
Contents German lessons -- On the use and abuse of historical comparison -- Sins of the fathers -- Cold War memory -- Southern discomfort -- Everybody knows about Mississippi -- Lost causes -- Faces of Emmett Till -- Setting things straight -- Monumental recognition -- Rights and reparations -- In place of conclusions.
Summary "As an increasingly polarized America fights over the legacy of racism, Susan Neiman, author of the contemporary philosophical classic Evil in Modern Thought, asks what we can learn from the Germans about confronting the evils of the past."--Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Subject World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Collective memory -- Germany.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Germany -- Public opinion.
National socialism -- Public opinion.
Denazification -- Germany.
African Americans -- Crimes against -- Public opinion.
Racism -- United States -- Public opinion.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History.
Collective memory -- United States.
Public opinion -- United States.
Public opinion -- Germany.
Civil rights movements. (OCoLC)fst00862708
Collective memory. (OCoLC)fst01739814
Denazification. (OCoLC)fst00890254
National socialism -- Public opinion. (OCoLC)fst01033775
Public opinion. (OCoLC)fst01082785
Racism -- Public opinion. (OCoLC)fst01086631
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Addl. Author OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Alt Title Race and the memory of evil
Related To Print version: Neiman, Susan. Learning from the Germans. First edition. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019 9780374184469 (DLC) 2018060804 (OCoLC)1053484072
ISBN 9780374715526 (electronic bk.)
0374715521 (electronic bk.)

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