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Jewish Youth and Identity in Postwar France: Rebuilding by Daniella Doron

By Daniella Doron

At the top of worldwide warfare II, French Jews confronted a devastating demographic truth: hundreds of thousands of orphaned little ones, huge numbers of single-parent families, and households in emotional and monetary misery. Daniella Doron means that after years of career and collaboration, French Jews and non-Jews held opposite reviews concerning the way forward for the country and the establishment of the kinfolk. on the heart of the confrontation was once what used to be to turn into of the youngsters. Doron strains rising notions in regards to the postwar relatives and its position in strengthening Jewish ethnicity and French republicanism within the shadow of Vichy and the Holocaust.

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