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Title The Holocaust as active memory : the past in the present / edited by Marie Louise Seeberg, NOVA (Norwegian Social Research), Norway, Irene Levin, Oslo and Akershus Universitty College, Norway, Claudia Lenz, European Wergeland Centre for Education on Human Intercultural Understanding, Human Rights and Democratic Citizenship, Norway.
Published Burlington, VT : Ashgate, [2013]
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 Floor2  D804.3 .H6383 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 207 pages ; 24 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the Holocaust as active memory / Marie Louise Seeberg, Irene Levin and Claudia Lenz -- 1. Linking religion and family: memories of children hidden in Belgian convents during the Holocaust / Suzanne Vromen -- 2. Collective trajectory and generational work in families of Jewish displaced persons: epistemological processes in the research situation / Lena Inowlocki -- 3. In a double voice: representations of the Holocaust in Polish literature, 1980-2011 / Dorota Glowacka -- 4. Winners once a year?: how Russian-speaking Jews in Germany make sense of World War II and the Holocaust as part of transnational biographic experience / Julia Bernstein -- 5. Women's peace activism and the Holocaust: reversing the hegemonic Holocaust discourse in Israel / Tova Benski and Ruth Katz -- 6. 'The history, the papers, let me see it!' compensation processes: the second generation between archive truth and family speculations / Nicole L. Immler -- 7. From rescue to escape in 1943: on a path to de-victimizing the Danish Jews / Sofie Lene Bak -- 8. Finland, the vernichtungskrieg and the Holocaust / Oula Silvennoinen -- 9. Swedish rescue operations during the Second World War: accomplishments and aftermath / Ulf Zaner -- 10. The social phenomenon of silence / Irene Levin.
Subject Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Influence.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Historiography.
Related Names Seeberg, Marie Louise.
Levin, Irene.
Lenz, Claudia, 1968-
ISBN 9781409451082 (hardback : alk. paper)
1409451089 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781409451099 (ebk - PDF)
1409451097 (ebk - PDF)
9781409484875 (ebk - ePUB)
1409484874 (ebk - ePUB)
Standard # 40022503454
OCLC number 813220925