The Holocaust and French Historical Culture, 1945–65

  • Johannes Heuman

Part of the The Holocaust and its Contexts book series (HOLC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 1-21
  3. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 43-69
  4. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 70-99
  5. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 100-127
  6. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 128-155
  7. Johannes Heuman
    Pages 156-170
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 171-211

About this book


Paris was home to one of the key European initiatives to document and commemorate the Holocaust, the Centre de documentation juive contemporaine . By analysing the earliest Holocaust narratives and their reception in France, this study provides a new understanding of the institutional development of Holocaust remembrance in France after the War.


Holocaust France identity nationalism republicanism Jews antisemitism decolonisation Europe Judaism

Authors and affiliations

  • Johannes Heuman
    • 1
  1. 1.Uppsala UniversitySweden

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57586-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-52933-6
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