Deconstructing Holocaust Consciousness
Abstract: 

This review essay discusses three works: The Holocaust in American Life, by Peter Novick; The Holocaust Industry: Reflections on the Exploitation of Jewish Suffering, by Norman Finkelstein; and Elie Wiesel and the Politics of Moral Leadership, by Mark Chmeil.

Joseph Massad is assistant professor of modern Arab politics and intellectual history at Columbia University.

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