Search for dissertations about: "Mikael Tossavainen"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mikael Tossavainen.

  1. 1. Heroes and Victims : The Holocaust in Israeli Historical Consciousness

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Mikael Tossavainen; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Jewish-Gentile relations; victimhood; heroism; Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day; press; use of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; Israel; Holocaust; History; Historia; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ;

    Abstract : The interest in the Holocaust has been growing continuously over the last decades, and this study deals with how the Holocaust has been perceived, interpreted and used in an Israeli context. The central theoretical concept in this study is historical consciousness, and the aim is to analyze the place of the Holocaust in Israeli historical consciousness. READ MORE