The Question of Memorials

By Jonathan Leffell

Eugene Borowitz, April 16, 1993

The care with which museums regarding the Holocaust are created extends to architecture as well, since Jewish tradition does not allow physical memorials. Although there is also a risk of revising history involved in physical preservation, these museums provide necessary education and awareness.

Topic: Memorial, Halakha, Jewish Law, Shoah, Meaning, Holocaust

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Cardin, Nina Beth

Volume/Issue: Vol.23/no.452

Page Number(s): 96-99

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Boston, Massachusetts , United States , Washington, D.C.

Language: English

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Bibliographic Information:
Leffell, Jonathan. The Question of Memorials. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 16 April 1993: 96-99. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9780


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