Deconstructing Holocaust Consciousness

VOL. 32

2002/03

No. 1
P. 78
Review Essay
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.