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Unformatted text preview: OUTLIVE the Nazis and War . Hope and pray and just survive until the war was over and then they’d be free. They didn’t know that conditions would worsen though (extermination). o Some people get angry for performances/music/play for children o Make the Jews wonder if they’ve sinned more than others? Are they doomed for total destruction? No one in the world cares for us? o Desensitization—Jews become indifferent to death and don’t inquire about relatives or go to the cemetery o Compliance o “identification with the aggressor” o Attempts to adapt to ghetto life and conditions (smuggling, children growing up fast) o Hope for the wars end (greatest hope they had, fate was a product of the war) o Disbelief/despair at lack of international or local responses to their plight o Self-preservation (stealing) o...
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2009 for the course JS 211g taught by Professor Gillerman during the Spring '07 term at USC.
- Spring '07