The Resource Collected essays on war, Holocaust and the crisis of communism, Jan Tomasz Gross

Collected essays on war, Holocaust and the crisis of communism, Jan Tomasz Gross

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Collected essays on war, Holocaust and the crisis of communism
Title
Collected essays on war, Holocaust and the crisis of communism
Statement of responsibility
Jan Tomasz Gross
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author undertakes an intellectual journey into the hidden past of the Polish history after 1939. He deals with Holocaust, collaboration, totalitarian rule, crisis of communism in Eastern Europe as well as Polish-Jewish relations during the war. The author is a founding father of a new approach in Holocaust research in Poland in which he has taken it from out of its intellectual ghetto as a strictly Jewish subject and repositioned it at the center of Poland's wartime history. Among other topics, the collection of essays deals with Jewish community in the Soviet annexed territories on the ev
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
943.805
Index
no index present
LC call number
DS134.55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Eastern European Culture, Politics and Societies
Series volume
vol. 6
Label
Collected essays on war, Holocaust and the crisis of communism, Jan Tomasz Gross
Publication
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unknown
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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
  • Cover; Table of Contents; 1. 'Making History': My Intellectual Journey into the Hidden Polish Past?; 2. Themes for a Social History of War Experience and Collaboration; Social Consequences of War in East Central Europe; On Collaboration; 3. Polish-Jewish relations during the war. An interpretation; 4. Jewish Community in the Soviet Annexed Territories on the Eve of the Holocaust; 5. Opportunistic Killings and Plunder of Jews by their Neighbors -- a Norm or an Exception in German Occupied Europe?; A Close-up of a Murder Scene or What a Difference a Personal Testimony Can Make; Human Agency
  • The Significance of "Thick Description"Change in Social Norms Concerning Jewish Property; A Norm, Not an Exception; 6. A Note on the Nature of Soviet Totalitarism; 7. Crisis of Communism in Eastern Europe; Scientific Socialism as Social Practice; The Enclosed World of Stalinism; Ability to Reform; Vulnerabilities; Historical Contingency; Poland's Exceptionalism ; Myopia of Foreign Policy Experts ; The condition of permanent crisis; A Pyrrhic Victory ; 8. Poland: From Civil Society to Political Nation; 9. Between Russia and the United States -- Reflections of an East European
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ocn883919227
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unknown
Edition
Edition 1
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783653040838
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b34299166
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)883919227
  • pebcs3653040833

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