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Unformatted text preview: -In 1945, 1946, 1947 Figuring out where someone was from and how to get them back there was time consuming Lots of scandals initially about the conditions of these camps Eleanor Roosevelt visited a DP camp in Germany 1. Many people were split from their families and dont know who might still be alive; which members are still alive? a. Tremendously difficult to answer that question because the whole place is in chaos 2. If the goal of international law is to repatriate people who are displaced back into their homes, what does that actually mean for Jewish survivors? When they go back and try to get their property, they find they cannot get it back and nobody is helping them get it back In many places, there is a wave of anti-Semitism Psychological impact was power...
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This note was uploaded on 01/22/2012 for the course HOLOCAUST 261 taught by Professor Paulhanebrink during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.
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