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Women in the Holocaust / edited by Dalia Ofer and Lenore J. Weitzman
New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, c1998
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 3rd Floor  D804.47 .W66 1998    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Jewish women in the Holocaust
Jewish women -- History -- 20th century
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Physical Description vii, 402 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction : the role of gender in the Holocaust / Lenore J. Weitzman and Dalia Ofer. I. Before the war. Gender and the Jewish family in modern Europe / Paula E. Hyman -- Keeping calm and weathering the storm : Jewish women's responses to daily life in Nazi Germany, 1933-1939 / Marion Kaplan -- The missing 52 percent : research on Jewish women in interwar Poland and its implications for Holocaust studies / Gershon Bacon -- Women in the Jewish Labor Bund in interwar Poland / Daniel Blatman -- Ordinary women in Nazi Germany : perpetrators, victims, followers, and bystanders / Gisela Bock. II. Life in the ghettos. The Grodno ghetto and its underground : a personal narrative / Liza Chapnik -- The key game / Ida Fink -- The status and plight of women in the Lodz ghetto / Michal Unger -- Gender issues in diaries and testimonies of the ghetto : the case of Warsaw / Dalia Ofer
III. Resistance and rescue. In the ghetto and in the resistance : a personal narrative / Bronka Klibanski -- Living on the Aryan side in Poland : gender, passing, and the nature of resistance / Lenore J. Weitzman -- Women among the forest partisans / Nechama Tec -- Women in the French-Jewish underground : shield-bearers of the resistance? / Renée Poznanski -- Gisi Fleischmann / Yehuda Bauer. IV. Labor camps and concentration camps. One year in the black hole of our planet Earth : a personal narrative / Lidia Rosenfeld Vago -- Women in the forced-labor camps / Felicja Karay -- Women in Theresienstadt and the family camp in Birkenau / Ruth Bondy -- Memoirs of Auschwitz survivors : the burden of gender / Myrna Goldenberg -- The split between gender and the Holocaust / Joan Ringelheim -- Gendered suffering? : women in Holocaust testimonies / Lawrence L. Langer -- Women in Holocaust literature : engendering trauma memory / Sara R. Horowitz
Alternate Author Ofer, Dalia
Weitzman, Lenore J

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