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A Moral Reckoning: The Role of the Church in the Holocaust and Its Unfulfilled Duty of Repair

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With his first book, Hitlers Willing Executioners, Daniel Jonah Goldhagen dramatically revised our understanding of the role ordinary Germans played in the Holocaust. Now he brings his formidable powers of research and argument to bear on the Catholic Church and its complicity in the destruction of European Jewry. What emerges is a work that goes far beyond the familiar inquiries—most of which focus solely on Pope Pius XII—to address an entire history of hatred and persecution that culminated, in some cases, in an active participation in mass-murder.

More than a chronicle, A Moral Reckoning is also an assessment of culpability and a bold attempt at defining what actions the Church must take to repair the harm it did to Jews—and to repair itself. Impressive in its scholarship, rigorous in its ethical focus, the result is a book of lasting importance.

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Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, of Harvard University’s Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, was awarded Germany’s Democracy Prize for Hitler’s Willing Executioners.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375714177
Author:
Goldhagen, Daniel Jonah
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
Judaism
Subject:
Holocaust
Subject:
Christianity and antisemitism
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish
Subject:
World War, 19
Subject:
Holocaust, jewish (1939-1945)
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Religious aspects.
Subject:
World History-Holocaust
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
107-328
Publication Date:
20031231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
24 ILLUSTRATIONS IN TEXT
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
8.02x5.16x.83 in. .82 lbs.

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