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Shoah through Muslim eyes

By: Afridi, Mehnaz M.

Part of the The Holocaust: History and Literature, Ethics and Philosophy series
1618113542 / 9781618113542
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16/03/2017
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24 cm 275 pages
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In Shoah Through Muslim Eyes, the author discusses her journey with Judaism as a Muslim.

Her book is based on the struggle with antisemitism within Muslim communities and her interviews with Shoah survivors.

Rejecting polemical myths about the Holocaust and Jews, Afridi offers a new way of creating understanding between the two communities through the acceptance the enormity of the Shoah. Her journey is both personal and academic: the reader can find nuances of her belief in Islam, principles of justice, and the loneliness of such a journey.

The chapters discuss the Holocaust and how it was in truth unprecedented, interviews with survivors, antisemitism and Islamophobia, camps in Arab lands, and Islam and memory.

Afridi includes newly-uncovered Muslim-Arab narratives that enhance our understanding of the reach of the Holocaust into Muslim lands under the Vichy and Nazi governments.

BIC:

HBTZ1 The Holocaust, HRAM9 Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict, JFSR2 Islamic studies

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