Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, statewide lending via OhioLINK and SearchOhio has been suspended. OPAL member libraries have closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Please contact your library with specific lending requests or if you need assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
BOOK
Author Jolluck, Katherine R.
Title Exile and identity : Polish women in the Soviet Union during World War II / Katherine R. Jolluck.
Imprint Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2002.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  D810.W7 J65 2002    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  D810.W7 J65 2002    AVAILABLE  
Author Jolluck, Katherine R.
Series Pitt series in Russian and East European studies.
Series in Russian and East European studies. http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n84749108
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Poland.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Polish.
Exiles -- Soviet Union.
Polish people -- Soviet Union.
Description xxiv, 356 pages ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (335-346) and index.
Contents "Thus began the wandering of the Polish people": the background to exile -- "We were seized by utter despair" : from invasion to exile -- "The element that was dangerous for 'our liberators'" : the women of this study -- "After all, I am a Polish woman" : self-definition through the experience of exile -- "Women were treated the same as men" : labor in exile -- "As long as there is still a Polish woman, there will also be a Polish question" : family and nation -- "Homeless in her own body" : the body and sexuality -- "We Polish women were a model of unity before their citizens" : self-definition through the delineation of "others" -- "They abused our fatherland" : coexisting with the national minorities -- "Barely distinguishable from animals" : encountering Asia -- "You can't even call them women" : condemning the Russians.
ISBN 0822941856
9780822941859
OCLC # 48811207
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction 
Pt. 1"Thus Began the Wandering of the Polish People": The Background to Exile1
 1"We Were Seized by Utter Despair": From Invasion to Exile3
 2"The Element that Was Dangerous for 'Our Liberators'": The Women of This Study21
Pt. 2"After All, I Am a Polish Woman": Self-Definition through the Experience of Exile37
 3"Women Were Treated the Same as Men": Labor in Exile45
 4"As Long as There Is Still a Polish Woman, There Will Also Be a Polish Question": Family and Nation87
 5"Homeless in Her Own Body": The Body and Sexuality142
Pt. 3"We Polish Women Were a Model of Unity before Their Citizens": Self-Definition through the Delineation of "Others"183
 6"They Abused Our Fatherland": Coexisting with the National Minorities189
 7"Barely Distinguishable from Animals": Encountering Asia220
 8"You Can't Even Call Them Women": Condemning the Russians245
 Conclusion279
 Notes287
 Selected Bibliography335
 Index347