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Post-Communist Jewish Identities: Anti-Semitism

Annotated bibliographies on several aspects of the subject.


This section was compiled by
Casey Finch.


Ambrosewicz-Jacobs, Jolanta. "Attitudes of young Poles toward Jews in post-1989 Poland." East European Politics and Societies 14.3 (2000): 565-96. Print.

Arad, Yitzhak. “The Holocaust in the Soviet Union.” Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2009.

Crow, David. “The Holocaust: Roots, History, and Aftermath.” Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 2008.

Ebers, Valerie Martinez, and Manochehr Dorraj. “Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity, and Religion: Identity Politics in America.” New York: Oxford University Press, 2010.

Freedman, Robert. “Soviet Jewry in the 1980s: The Politics of Anti-Semitism and Emigration and the Dynamics of Resettlement.” Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 1989.

Gitelman, Zvi, and Yaacov Ro’i. “Revolution, Repression, and Revival: The Soviet Jewish Experience.” Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2007.

Govrin, Yosef. “Anti-Semitic Trends in Post-Communist Eastern European States.” Jewish Political Studies Review 15 (2003): 3-4.

Gross, Jan Tomasz. “Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz; An Essay in Historical Interpretation.” New York: Random House, 2007.

Hill, Jeff. “The Holocaust.” Detroit, MI.: Omnigraphics, 2006.

Hockenos, Paul. “Free to Hate: The Rise of the Right in Post-Communist Eastern Europe.” New York: Routledge, 1993.

Marty, Martin E. “Two Cheers for Heterogeneity.” The Christian Century 27 (1989).

Michlic, Joanna. “The Open Church and the Closed Church and the Discourse on Jews in Poland between 1989 and 2000.” Communist and Post-Communist Studies 37.4 (2004): 461-479. Print.

Oppenheim, Bohdan, and Thomas Rausch. “The Polish Church Examines its Conscience.” America (1999).

Peck, Jeffrey. “Being Jewish in the New Germany.” New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2006.

Salecl, Renata. “Nationalism, Anti-Semitism, and Anti-Feminism in Eastern Europe.” New German Critique 52 (1992): 51. Print.

Sunley, Jonathan. “Post-communism.” National Interest 44.3 (1996): 3. Print

Weiner, Anita, “Renewal: Reconnecting Soviet Jewry to the Jewish people: A decade of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (AJJCD) Activities in the Former Soviet Union.” Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 2003.


Kotkin, Stephan, and Jan Gross. Uncivil Society: 1989 and the Implosion of the Communist Establishment. New York: The Modern Library, 2009.

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