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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
Symbolic loss and the re-creation of meaning: Freud and Eliade as culture makers / Peter Homans The persistence of the past: framing symbolic loss and religious studies in the context of race / Celia Brickman Mourning and method in psychoanalytic studies of Indian religions / William B. Parsons Melancholia and religion in French feminist theory / Diane Jonte-Pace Psychologia pernnis and the academic study of mysticism / William B. Parsons Mourning modern ethics on the couch / Ernest Wallwork Mourning and immortality: ritual and psychoanalysis compared / Harriet Lutzky Theology and mourning in film: loss and redemption in the cinema of Krzysztof Kieslowski / Mary Ellen Ross If silence = death, then what is life? Renewing the politics of mourning / Susan E. Henking Nostalgia and the disenchantment with modernity: memory books as adaptive response to Shoah / Bertram J. Cohler Conversations on Freud, memory, and loss / Paul Ricoeur; Peter Homans.
Parsons, William Barclay, Jonte-Pace, Diane E. (Diane Elizabeth), Henking, Susan E.,
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.