Sunflower, The: On the Possibilities and Limits of Forgiveness
Publish date: January 1st 2008
Publisher: Schocken Books Inc
Edition language: English
, Read For School
, World War II
I read this book for one of my philosophy classes. This book poses a very interesting ethical dilemma: As a prisoner in a concentration camp, do you forgive a dying SS solider? This book offers numerous responses to this question. Some were a bit repetitive. Some didn't really answer the question ...
“The Sunflower” was republished in 1998, after fifty years. In this edition, there are many more respondents to the question that Simon Wiesenthal poses at the end of his story about the sunflower and the dying SS officer, Karl Seidl. It is very thought provoking. The audiobook has two readers who d...
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