Lewin, Eyal

Dr. Eyal Lewin obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Haifa. He is the Chair of the Department of Multidisciplinary Studies at Ariel University and Secretary of the Association of Civil-Military Studies in Israel.

Blaming Jews for Acting Like Nazis: The Rhetoric of Holocaust Inversion (hard cover)
2017 1-4955-0614-2
This essay concentrates on the strange occurrence of Jews whose legacy is the comparison of Israelis with Nazis. This tendency is becoming prominent among Jewish Western intellectuals, involving artists, scholars, journalists and politicians. Nonetheless, the Israeli-Nazi comparison is prevailing also within the higher echelons of Israeli society. The stated goal of this paper is to portray this strange phenomenon – later to be defined as Jewish Holocaust Inversion – and to comprehend the dangers that it poses to Israeli society and to the Jewish people.