The Resource Above the death pits, beneath the flag : youth voyages to Poland and the performance of Israeli National identity, Jackie Feldman, (electronic resource)

Above the death pits, beneath the flag : youth voyages to Poland and the performance of Israeli National identity, Jackie Feldman, (electronic resource)

Label
Above the death pits, beneath the flag : youth voyages to Poland and the performance of Israeli National identity
Title
Above the death pits, beneath the flag
Title remainder
youth voyages to Poland and the performance of Israeli National identity
Statement of responsibility
Jackie Feldman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Israeli youth voyages to Poland are one of the most popular and influential forms of transmission of Holocaust memory in Israeli society. Through intensive participant observation, group discussions, student diaries, and questionnaires, the author demonstrates how the State shapes Poland into a living deathscape of Diaspora Jewry. In the course of the voyage, students undergo a rite de passage, in which they are transformed into victims, victorious survivors, and finally witnesses of the witnesses. By viewing, touching, and smelling Holocaust-period ruins and remains, by accompanying the survi
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
940.53/18
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS143
LC item number
.F38 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Label
Above the death pits, beneath the flag : youth voyages to Poland and the performance of Israeli National identity, Jackie Feldman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-299) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and methodology : the Shoah, Jewish-Israeli identity, and the voyages to Poland -- The historical and social context of Israeli Shoah : commemoration -- The structure of the Poland voyages -- Performing the Poland voyages -- The ceremonies of the Poland voyages -- Homecoming : the transmission of Holocaust memory and Jewish-Israeli identity -- Holocaust memory, national identity, and tranformative ritual
Control code
ocn647933105
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 307 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781845453268
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill
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22573/ctt7j2czp
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.b34311403
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647933105
  • jstor0857450077
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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