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The Crime of My Very Existence: Nazism and the Myth of Jewish Criminality

Michael Berkowitz

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251120
eISBN:
9780520940680
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251120.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book investigates a rarely considered yet critical dimension of anti-Semitism that was instrumental in the conception and perpetration of the Holocaust: the association of Jews with criminality. ... More


Stalin’s Wartime Vision of the Peace, 1939–1945

Geoffrey Roberts

in Stalin and Europe: Imitation and Domination, 1928-1953

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199945566
eISBN:
9780199392605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199945566.003.0011
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

Stalin’s vision of the peace was complex, contradictory, and multifaceted, with ideological, ethnic, and realist dimensions. Stalin expected the war to be transformative, but he also foresaw large ... More


Collect and Record!: Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe

Laura Jockusch

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199764556
eISBN:
9780199979578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764556.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Historiography

This book tells the story of Jewish survivors who pioneered Holocaust research in the immediate aftermath of World War II. Just liberated from Nazi terror, amidst political turmoil and privation, ... More


Arnold Schoenberg's A Survivor from Warsaw in Postwar Europe

Joy H. Calico

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780520281868
eISBN:
9780520957701
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520281868.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western

Arnold Schoenberg's A Survivor from Warsaw seemed designed to irritate every exposed nerve in postwar Europe. A twelve-tone piece in three languages about the Holocaust, it was written for an ... More


Priest, Politician, Collaborator: Jozef Tiso and the Making of Fascist Slovakia

James Mace Ward

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449888
eISBN:
9780801468131
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449888.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book offers a biography of the Catholic priest and Slovak nationalist Jozef Tiso (1887–1947). The first president of an independent Slovakia, established as a satellite of Nazi Germany, Tiso was ... More


Joy Calico, Arnold Schoenberg’s A Survivor from Warsaw in Postwar Europe. Berkeley, University of California Press, 2014. 254 pp.

Yoel Greenberg

in A Club of Their Own: Jewish Humorists and the Contemporary World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190646127
eISBN:
9780190646158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190646127.003.0021
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter reviews Joy Calico’s Arnold Schoenberg’s A Survivor from Warsaw in Postwar Europe. Schoenberg’s A Survivor from Warsaw (1947)—a fictional account of the wartime experiences of a survivor ... More


Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90

Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781784994402
eISBN:
9781526115126
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784994402.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

This volume takes the metaphorical character of the Cold War seriously and charts how the bomb was used as a symbol for nuclear war at the very heart of this conflict. The contributions consider the ... More


Epilogue

Kaira M. Cabañas

in Off-Screen Cinema: Isidore Isou and the Lettrist Avant-Garde

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780226174457
eISBN:
9780226174624
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226174624.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter presents the effects of Lettrist experimentation as it relates to visual art's relationship with avant-garde film in postwar Europe. With their films, the Lettrists enlisted various ... More


Toward a Broader View of Jewish Rebuilding after the Holocaust

Gabriel N. Finder

in The Social Scientific Study of Jewry: Sources, Approaches, Debates

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199363490
eISBN:
9780190254650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199363490.003.0003
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter reviews several books about Jewish rebuilding after the Holocaust. These include “Holocaust Survivors in Postwar Germany, 1945–1957, ” by Margarete Myers Feinstein, “Jews, Germans, and ... More


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