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The Resource New beginnings : Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950, Hagit Lavsky

New beginnings : Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950, Hagit Lavsky

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New beginnings : Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950
Title
New beginnings
Title remainder
Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950
Statement of responsibility
Hagit Lavsky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Lavsky, Hagit
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Jews
  • Holocaust survivors
  • Holocaust survivors
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New beginnings : Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950, Hagit Lavsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-293) and index
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 9
  • Acknowledgments.
  • p. 13
  • 1.
  • Jewish Remnant in Germany.
  • p. 27
  • Estimates for Jewish Survivors in Germany.
  • p. 27
  • Demographic Profile of the Jewish Survivors in Germany.
  • p. 29
  • Jewish Population Growth in Germany.
  • p. 32
  • 2.
  • Liberation of Bergen-Belsen.
  • p. 37
  • Bergen-Belsen as a Death Camp.
  • p. 37
  • Aftermath.
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • British Zone of Occupation.
  • p. 49
  • Population, Economy, and Occupation Policy.
  • p. 49
  • British Policy Regarding the Jews.
  • p. 51
  • Jewish Population.
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • Jewish Organizational Efforts in Bergen-Belsen.
  • p. 63
  • Spontaneous Organization.
  • p. 63
  • From Spontaneous Organizational Efforts to a National Struggle.
  • p. 70
  • Establishment of a United National Front.
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • New Communities Rise from the Ashes.
  • p. 78
  • German Jewish Remnant in the British Zone.
  • p. 78
  • Motives for the Reestablishment of German Jewish Communities.
  • p. 82
  • Founders of the Jewish Communities.
  • p. 85
  • DP Communities.
  • p. 87
  • 6.
  • Jewish World Organizations and Jewish Emissaries.
  • p. 91
  • British Jewry.
  • p. 92
  • Palestinian Zionist Role.
  • p. 101
  • American Jewish Relief Agencies.
  • p. 106
  • 7.
  • Central Committee as an Instrument of Self-Government.
  • p. 110
  • Goals and Infrastructure.
  • p. 110
  • Economic Control.
  • p. 113
  • Health Care.
  • p. 116
  • Culture and Education.
  • p. 117
  • Chief Rabbinate.
  • p. 117
  • Jewish Police: Self-Defense, Law, and Order.
  • p. 118
  • Holocaust Commemoration.
  • p. 120
  • Struggle for Recognition.
  • p. 120
  • 8.
  • Development of the Communities.
  • p. 124
  • Statistical-Demographic Synopsis.
  • p. 124
  • Immediate Needs.
  • p. 127
  • Looking to the Future: Social and Cultural Roles.
  • p. 128
  • Beginnings of Regional Organizations.
  • p. 130
  • Between Zionist Centralization and Independent Organizations.
  • p. 132
  • Fusion of the Work Association with the Central Committee.
  • p. 134
  • From Zionist Centralization to German Jewish Separatism.
  • p. 137
  • 9.
  • "Unser Dirat Arai": Society, Economy, and Culture in the Camps.
  • p. 141
  • Temporary Dwelling in an Ex-Territory.
  • p. 141
  • Living Conditions.
  • p. 143
  • Occupational and Vocational Training.
  • p. 145
  • Forming Families.
  • p. 148
  • Communication and the Media.
  • p. 153
  • Arts and Leisure.
  • p. 157
  • Role of Zionism, Tradition, and Politics in Sociocultural Life.
  • p. 161
  • 10.
  • Looking to the Future: The Educational Program.
  • p. 167
  • Children.
  • p. 167
  • Challenge and Response: The Founding of Educational Institutions.
  • p. 168
  • Initiators and Teachers.
  • p. 170
  • Conditions and Constraints of Educational Activity.
  • p. 176
  • Ideology, Organization, and the Politics of Education.
  • p. 180
  • Jewish Education in the Communities.
  • p. 186
  • 11.
  • Zionist Party Politics.
  • p. 189
  • Political Front.
  • p. 189
  • Cooperation and Solidarity with the Yishuv.
  • p. 196
  • Aliyah: The Focus of Zionist Activity.
  • p. 197
  • Zionist Organization.
  • p. 199
  • Shift from a Zionist to a General Nationalist Agenda.
  • p. 202
  • 12.
  • End and New Beginnings.
  • p. 204
  • Emigration and Aliyah.
  • p. 204
  • Closing the Bergen-Belsen DP Camp.
  • p. 210
  • Jews in Germany after Liquidation.
  • p. 212
  • Conclusion: The She'erit Hapletah and Jewish Nationalism in the Post-Holocaust Era.
  • p. 215
  • Notes.
  • p. 225
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 277
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
982001004775
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780814330098
Lccn
2001004775
Other physical details
ill.
Label
New beginnings : Holocaust survivors in Bergen-Belsen and the British zone in Germany, 1945-1950, Hagit Lavsky
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-293) and index
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 9
  • Acknowledgments.
  • p. 13
  • 1.
  • Jewish Remnant in Germany.
  • p. 27
  • Estimates for Jewish Survivors in Germany.
  • p. 27
  • Demographic Profile of the Jewish Survivors in Germany.
  • p. 29
  • Jewish Population Growth in Germany.
  • p. 32
  • 2.
  • Liberation of Bergen-Belsen.
  • p. 37
  • Bergen-Belsen as a Death Camp.
  • p. 37
  • Aftermath.
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • British Zone of Occupation.
  • p. 49
  • Population, Economy, and Occupation Policy.
  • p. 49
  • British Policy Regarding the Jews.
  • p. 51
  • Jewish Population.
  • p. 55
  • 4.
  • Jewish Organizational Efforts in Bergen-Belsen.
  • p. 63
  • Spontaneous Organization.
  • p. 63
  • From Spontaneous Organizational Efforts to a National Struggle.
  • p. 70
  • Establishment of a United National Front.
  • p. 75
  • 5.
  • New Communities Rise from the Ashes.
  • p. 78
  • German Jewish Remnant in the British Zone.
  • p. 78
  • Motives for the Reestablishment of German Jewish Communities.
  • p. 82
  • Founders of the Jewish Communities.
  • p. 85
  • DP Communities.
  • p. 87
  • 6.
  • Jewish World Organizations and Jewish Emissaries.
  • p. 91
  • British Jewry.
  • p. 92
  • Palestinian Zionist Role.
  • p. 101
  • American Jewish Relief Agencies.
  • p. 106
  • 7.
  • Central Committee as an Instrument of Self-Government.
  • p. 110
  • Goals and Infrastructure.
  • p. 110
  • Economic Control.
  • p. 113
  • Health Care.
  • p. 116
  • Culture and Education.
  • p. 117
  • Chief Rabbinate.
  • p. 117
  • Jewish Police: Self-Defense, Law, and Order.
  • p. 118
  • Holocaust Commemoration.
  • p. 120
  • Struggle for Recognition.
  • p. 120
  • 8.
  • Development of the Communities.
  • p. 124
  • Statistical-Demographic Synopsis.
  • p. 124
  • Immediate Needs.
  • p. 127
  • Looking to the Future: Social and Cultural Roles.
  • p. 128
  • Beginnings of Regional Organizations.
  • p. 130
  • Between Zionist Centralization and Independent Organizations.
  • p. 132
  • Fusion of the Work Association with the Central Committee.
  • p. 134
  • From Zionist Centralization to German Jewish Separatism.
  • p. 137
  • 9.
  • "Unser Dirat Arai": Society, Economy, and Culture in the Camps.
  • p. 141
  • Temporary Dwelling in an Ex-Territory.
  • p. 141
  • Living Conditions.
  • p. 143
  • Occupational and Vocational Training.
  • p. 145
  • Forming Families.
  • p. 148
  • Communication and the Media.
  • p. 153
  • Arts and Leisure.
  • p. 157
  • Role of Zionism, Tradition, and Politics in Sociocultural Life.
  • p. 161
  • 10.
  • Looking to the Future: The Educational Program.
  • p. 167
  • Children.
  • p. 167
  • Challenge and Response: The Founding of Educational Institutions.
  • p. 168
  • Initiators and Teachers.
  • p. 170
  • Conditions and Constraints of Educational Activity.
  • p. 176
  • Ideology, Organization, and the Politics of Education.
  • p. 180
  • Jewish Education in the Communities.
  • p. 186
  • 11.
  • Zionist Party Politics.
  • p. 189
  • Political Front.
  • p. 189
  • Cooperation and Solidarity with the Yishuv.
  • p. 196
  • Aliyah: The Focus of Zionist Activity.
  • p. 197
  • Zionist Organization.
  • p. 199
  • Shift from a Zionist to a General Nationalist Agenda.
  • p. 202
  • 12.
  • End and New Beginnings.
  • p. 204
  • Emigration and Aliyah.
  • p. 204
  • Closing the Bergen-Belsen DP Camp.
  • p. 210
  • Jews in Germany after Liquidation.
  • p. 212
  • Conclusion: The She'erit Hapletah and Jewish Nationalism in the Post-Holocaust Era.
  • p. 215
  • Notes.
  • p. 225
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 277
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
982001004775
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
311 p.
Isbn
9780814330098
Lccn
2001004775
Other physical details
ill.

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