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Conclusion

Marion A. Kaplan

in Between Dignity and Despair: Jewish Life in Nazi Germany

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195130928
eISBN:
9780199854486
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195130928.003.0010
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The author concludes with a discussion on the social death of the Jews and the German indifference to their suffering. These two combined to form the prerequisites for Hitler's “Final Solution”. The ... More


Waiting for Stunde Null Exiled Leaders and Resistance Cadres

Patrick Major

in The Death of the KPD: Communism and Anti-Communism in West Germany, 1945-1956

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206934
eISBN:
9780191677397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206934.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This chapter examines the prehistory of the Kommunistische Partei Deutschlands (KPD) in West Germany before 1945. The Republic's final years had ... More


American Protestants and Jewish Persecution, 1933–1937

Caitlin Carenen

in The Fervent Embrace: Liberal Protestants, Evangelicals, and Israel

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814741047
eISBN:
9780814708378
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814741047.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter reflects on American Protestant attitudes toward Jews, Judaism, and Zionism in the 1930s, which were characterized by entrenched antisemitism, deep antipathy to any claim of Jewish ... More


Constructing (another) ideal refugee journey: the Kinder

Tony Kushner

in The battle of Britishness: Migrant journeys, 1685 to the present

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780719066405
eISBN:
9781781704721
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719066405.003.0006
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

The Kindertransport was a voluntary movement organized by the British government in 1938 that brought 10,000 Jewish and other children from Nazi Europe to Britain. This chapter discusses narratives ... More


Jews and Other Foreigners: Manchester and the Rescue of the Victims of European Fascism, 1933-40

Bill Williams

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719085499
eISBN:
9781781703311
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719085499.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

Between 1933 and 1940, Manchester received between seven and eight thousand refugees from Fascist Europe. They included Jewish academics expelled from universities in Germany, Austria, Spain and ... More


Resistance

Evgeny Finkel

in Ordinary Jews: Choice and Survival during the Holocaust

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691172576
eISBN:
9781400884926
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691172576.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines resistance as a Jewish survival strategy during the Holocaust. Jewish resistance has historically been of interest to Holocaust scholars, mainly due to the desire to counter ... More


Introduction

in East West Mimesis: Auerbach in Turkey

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804769747
eISBN:
9780804775755
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804769747.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose, which is to follow the plight of humanist scholars like Erich Auerbach who escaped Nazi persecution by seeking exile in a Muslim-dominated ... More


The Labour Party and the Zionist Project

Paul Kelemen

in The British left and Zionism: History of a divorce

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780719088124
eISBN:
9781781706152
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088124.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Throughout the interwar years Poale Zion which represented the labour wing of the Zionist movement assiduously lobbied the British labour movement. Labour Zionists and several of the British Labour ... More


Introduction to Part I Transnationalizing

in After Freud Left: A Century of Psychoanalysis in America

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226081373
eISBN:
9780226081397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226081397.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Part I of this book describes Sigmund Freud's visit to America in 1909 and reviews how psychoanalytic practices and ideas spread in the four decades that followed, concentrating on practitioners, ... More


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