Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-252) and index.
I. Memory and Identity. 1. Discourse: Victim and Victimizer. 2. Ethos: Remembrance and Guilt. 3. Communitas: Envisioning Transformation -- II. Reconciliatory Practices. 4. Skeletons in the Closet: German Family Histories. 5. From Generation to Generation. 6. Whose History Is It Anyway? 7. Memory Embodied. 8. Reconciliation on Stage: The Public Responds. 9. At Auschwitz: Memory and Identity Revisited.