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Title Unlikely heroes : the place of Holocaust rescuers in research and teaching / edited by Ari Kohen and Gerald J. Steinacher.
Publication Lincoln ; London : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]
Copyright date ©2019
Description 254 pages : illustrations, plates ; 23 cm.
Call # 940.5318 U
Series Contemporary holocaust studies
Contemporary Holocaust studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242 ) and index.
Contents Introduction / Ari Kohen and Gerald J. Steinacher -- Part 1. Research about rescue -- Holocaust rescuers in historical and academic scholarship / Roy G. Koepp -- The saved and the betrayed: hidden Jews in the Nazi protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia / Benjamin Frommer -- The final rescue? Liberation and the Holocaust / Mark Celinscak -- The war refugee board: formulating rescue from Washington / Rebecca Erbelding -- Raol Wallenberg: the making of an American hero / Michael Dick -- The university in exile and the garden of Eden: Alvin Johnson and his rescue efforts for European Jews and intellectuals / Gerald J. Steinacher and Brian Barmettler -- Part 2. Teaching about rescue -- From saints to sinners: teaching about the motivations of rescuers of Jews through documentary and feature films / Lawrence Baron -- Complicating the narrative: Oskar Schindler, Schindler's list, and the classroom / Mark Gudgel -- Teaching the lesson of moral courage through writing / Liz Feldstern and Amanda Ryan -- Suggested further reading and films -- Contributors -- Index.
Subject Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust -- Study and teaching.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Study and teaching.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in textbooks.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst00958866
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) in textbooks. (OCoLC)fst00958928
Study skills. (OCoLC)fst01136216
Addl. Author Kohen, Ari, 1977- editor.
Steinacher, Gerald, editor.
ISBN 9781496208927 hardcover alkaline paper
1496208927 hardcover alkaline paper

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