Finding home and homeland : Jewish youth and Zionism in the aftermath of the Holocaust (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Finding home and homeland : Jewish youth and Zionism in the aftermath of the Holocaust

Author: Avinoam J Patt
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an examination of young survivors of the Holocaust and their role in the creation of the state of Israel. This book argues that Zionism was successful in filling a positive function for  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Avinoam J Patt
ISBN: 9780814334263 0814334261
OCLC Number: 244177188
Description: x, 373 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Jewish youths and the Zionist choice in the postwar world --
Jewish survivors in postwar Germany, 1945 --
"The way of all Jewish youth"? : Young survivors and Kibbutzim in postwar Poland --
"But we had not counted on the Palestine passion of our population" : Jewish displaced persons in Kibbutzim in postwar Germany, 1945-47 --
Farming blood-soaked soil : agricultural training in Germany --
"Between hope and disappointment" : Jewish displaced youths and aliyah --
"Youth : fulfill your duty to the people" : encountering the demands of citizenship --
Conclusion : Zionist function and fantasy in the aftermath of the Holocaust.
Responsibility: Avinoam J. Patt.
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