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Author Cohen, Beth B., 1950-

Title Case closed [electronic resource] : Holocaust survivors in postwar America / Beth B. Cohen.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 223 p. : ill.
Note "Published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index.
Contents What to do with the DPs? : the new Jewish question -- Welcome to America! : the newcomers arrive -- Case closed : from agency support to self-sufficiency -- "Bearded refugees" : the reception of religious newcomers -- "Unaccompanied minors" : the story of the displaced orphans -- The bumpy road : public perception and the reality of survival -- The helping process : mental health professionals' postwar response to survivors -- The myth of silence : a different story.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Jews -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Holocaust survivors -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Jews, European -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Jewish refugees -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0813539536

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