"We are here" : new approaches to Jewish displaced persons in postwar Germany (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

"We are here" : new approaches to Jewish displaced persons in postwar Germany

Author: Avinoam J Patt; Michael Berkowitz
Publisher: Detroit : Wayne State University Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

By the spring of 1947, less than two years after Nazi Germany's defeat, some 250,000 Jewish refugees remained in the displaced persons camps of Germany, Italy, and Austria. This title collects  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

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; Michael Berkowitz
ISBN: 9780814333501 0814333508
OCLC Number: 318878796
Description: x, 357 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: Entangled histories and lost memories: Jewish survivors in occupied Germany, 1945-49 / Atina Grossmann --
A folk monument to our destruction and heroism: Jewish historical commissions in the displaced persons camps of Germany, Austria, and Italy / Laura Jockusch --
Representing the experiences of children in the Holocaust: children's survivor testimonies published in Fun Letsten Hurbn, Munich, 1946-49 / Boaz Cohen --
Living in Landsberg, dreaming of Deganiah: Jewish displaced youths and Zionism after the Holocaust / Avinoam J. Patt --
Face to face: American Jews and Holocaust survivors, 1946-54 / Beth B. Cohen --
Perceptions of Jewish displaced persons as criminals in early Postwar Germany: lingering stereotypes and self-fulfilling prophecies / Michael Berkowitz and Suzanne Brown-Fleming --
The reshaping of Jewish communities and identities in Frankfurt and Zeilsheim in 1945 / Laura J. Hilton --
The experience of the displaced persons in Bergen-Belsen: unique or typical case? / Hagit Lavsky --
Jewish observance in Amalek's shadow: mourning, marriage, and birth rituals among displaced persons in Germany / Margarete Myers Feinstein --
"We long for a home": songs and survival among Jewish displaced persons / Shirli Gilbert --
Dangling roots? Yiddish language and culture in the German diaspora / Tamar Lewinsky.
Responsibility: edited by Avinoam J. Patt and Michael Berkowitz.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.