The Resource Arrested mourning : memory of the Nazi camps in Poland, 1944-1950, Zofia Wóycicka

Arrested mourning : memory of the Nazi camps in Poland, 1944-1950, Zofia Wóycicka

Label
Arrested mourning : memory of the Nazi camps in Poland, 1944-1950
Title
Arrested mourning
Title remainder
memory of the Nazi camps in Poland, 1944-1950
Statement of responsibility
Zofia Wóycicka
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • pol
  • eng
Summary
Analyzing the earliest debates over the memory of Nazi camps, the author makes an important contribution to the study of their origin, reducing the existing asymmetry in our knowledge on the relevant phenomena in Western and Eastern Europe. This is all the more important as the Poles and Polish Jews, whose involvement in the disputes over memory she describes, were the most important group of survivors and eyewitnesses of the camps and so the genuine group of memory. Prof. Dariusz Stola (Institute of Political Studies of the Polish Academy of Science) The vast number and variety of sources us
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
940.54/7243
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1027.P7
LC item number
W6813 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Warsaw studies in contemporary history
Series volume
volume 2
Label
Arrested mourning : memory of the Nazi camps in Poland, 1944-1950, Zofia Wóycicka
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-304) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; PART I. PEOPLE; Chapter 1. Former Prisoners: "Finest Sons of the Fatherland" or "Hapless Victims of the Camps"?; Repatriation and Assistance; Former Prisoners Organise Themselves; Politicisation of the PZbWP; The Struggle against "Victimhood"; Chapter 2. Our "Jewish Comrades"? Who Belongs to the Community of Victims?; Anti-Semitism; Isolation; Jews in the PZbWP; "A Separate Death"?; "Heroes of the Ghetto" or Passive Victims?; Other Groups of Victims
  • A. SourcesB. Studies; Index
  • Chapter 3. At the "Limit of a Certain Morality":Polish Debates on the Conduct of Concentration Camp PrisonersWar Crimes Trials in Poland, 1944-1950; Controversies Surrounding the Trials of Prisoner Functionaries; Beyond the Courtroom; Defending the Image of the Political Prisoner; PART II. PLACES; Chapter 4. Sites of Memory, Sites of Forgetting; Majdanek and Auschwitz: Vying for "Pre-eminence"; "The Death of Birkenau"; In the Background: Stutthof and Gross-Rosen; Forgotten Places: Chełmno, Bełżec, Treblinka, Sobibór
  • Chapter 5. Disputes over the Method of Commemorating the Sites of Former Concentration Camps"Evidence of Crimes" or "A Collection of Curiosities"?; Cemeteries or "Battlefields"?; "Jewish Cemeteries" or "Places of Martyrdom of the Polish Nation and of Other Nations"?; Chapter 6. A Christian Monument to Jewish Martyrdom?An Unrealised Project from 1947 to Commemorate the Site of the Former Death Camp at Treblinka; The "Polish Klondike": Genesis of the Project; Iconography of the Memorial; Epilogue: Auschwitz-"A Tacky Stall of CheapAnti-imperialist Propaganda"; Conclusion; Bibliography
Control code
ocn875635681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (311 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306556446
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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586895
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.b30305573
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875635681
  • pebcs1306556449

Library Locations

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