Yale French Studies, Number 85 (Paperback)

Discourses of Jewish Identity in Twentieth-Century France (Yale French Studies Series)

By Alan Astro (Editor)

Yale University Press, 9780300060157, 272pp.

Publication Date: June 22, 1994

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Description

This volume presents voices from a paradoxical community: the Jews of France, long assimilated yet more expressive than ever of their particular concerns. It includes the first accounts of French survivors of death camps; effects of Jewish migration from North Africa to France; and the legacy of existentialism for constructs of Jewish identity.