Children Surviving Persecution: An International Study of by Judith S. Kestenberg, Charlotte Kahn

By Judith S. Kestenberg, Charlotte Kahn

This overseas research of kid's studies of equipped persecution, explores the Holocaust and its aftermath as prototypical social trauma. Traumatized people' emotions of disgrace and guilt in addition to a feeling of being varied may perhaps be triumphant, they usually may possibly characteristic nice strength to others, search defense in isolation, or look for a rescuer. however, as a gaggle, the kid survivors of the Holocaust have accomplished amazing good fortune as adults.Drawing at the wealth of non-public and interview info, the participants create a synthesis of non-public background and mental research. grownup thoughts of irritating adolescence reports are followed by way of discussions in their results and through research of many of the coping mechanisms used to set up a potential post-war life. those debts are exotic through the truth that they're by means of and approximately people who grew up in undistinguished Christian and Jewish households; no longer these of well-known figures or resistance combatants or rescuers. All skilled unrest and lots of suffered trauma in the course of the Nazi regime, because of the struggle, and through the post-war turbulence. a big assortment for college students and students of the Holocaust and for these pros capable of aid surviving sufferers of alternative equipped persecution, civil violence, strife, and abuse.

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Instead, he focused his antagonism and mistrust on many of his fellow prisoners. He admired those with leftist affiliations because they had a strong sense of group morale and esprit de corps. Months later, the patient was transferred to a labor camp where he felt the commandant was singularly lenient. The discrepancy between his hostility toward his fellow prisoners (which resembled those directed toward neighbors in his native town) was puzzling in that it contrasted so obviously with his relatively benign attitude toward his Nazi persecutors.

The couple, living in considerable marital discord, had two grown children. Their elder child, a daughter, was successful in her profession, but was probably bulimic and apparently had severe difficulties in her relationships with men. The patient’s younger son indicated some ability to forge a successful career. The patient, born in a western European capital, is the younger daughter of an affluent Jewish family. At age ten, her entire family, including an older brother, was captured and sent to a concentration camp, where they spent the next four years.

33. Freud, ‘‘Inhibitions, Symptoms and Anxiety’’ (1926), Standard Edition, 20: 77–175 quote cited on 129. , 20: 130. 34. Phyllis Greenacre, ‘‘The Influence of Infantile Trauma on Genetic Patterns,’’ in Emotional Growth: Psychoanalytic Studies of the Gifted and a Great Variety of Other Individuals, 2 vols. (New York: International Universities Press, 1971), 1:277. 35. Anna Freud, ‘‘Comments on Trauma,’’ in Psychic Trauma, ed. S. Furst (New York: Basic Books, 1967), 241. 36. This claim has frequently been regarded as a trivialization of the Holocaust.

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