Their Genocide, or Ours? : The Holocaust as a Litmus Test of Czech and Slovak Identities

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Abstract

The main question of this text is how interpretations and representations of the Holocaust have been related to concerns of national and other kinds of identity among Czechoslovaks and, after the so-called Velvet Divorce of 1993, among Czechs and Slovaks.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEchoes of the Holocaust
EditorsKarlsson Klas-Göran, Zander Ulf
PublisherNordic Academic Press
Pages177-200
ISBN (Print)91-89116-52-6
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • History and Archaeology
  • History

Keywords

  • post-communism
  • genocide
  • historical culture
  • historical consciousness
  • national identity
  • Slovak
  • Holocaust
  • Czech
  • Central Europe

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