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Trauma: an essay on Jewish guilt

Baum, Devorah (2009) Trauma: an essay on Jewish guilt English Studies in Africa, 52, (1), pp. 15-27. (doi:10.1080/00138390903172435).

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This article examines the phenomenon of guilt in relation to postwar subjectivity by examining the relationship between envy/resentment and guilt in various postwar discourses, and particularly within trauma theory and the recent criticism that has arisen in response to it.

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Published date: May 2009
Keywords: trauma, holocaust, survivor, guilt, envy, resentment, subjectivity
Organisations: English, Philosophy, Jewish History and Culture


Local EPrints ID: 73128
ISSN: 0013-8398
PURE UUID: cd5aae3b-ddb0-45f9-9f14-12b79ea2d256

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Date deposited: 02 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:51

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