The 1938 First Vienna Award and the Holocaust in Slovakia

@article{Ward2015The1F,
  title={The 1938 First Vienna Award and the Holocaust in Slovakia},
  author={J. M. Ward},
  journal={Holocaust and Genocide Studies},
  year={2015},
  volume={29},
  pages={108 - 76}
}
  • J. M. Ward
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies
  • The 1938 First Vienna Award obliged Slovakia to cede substantial territories to Hungary. For many Slovaks, the logic of ethnic borders transformed Jews into, or confirmed themas, “security threats,” accentuating the goal of ethnic homogeneity as a defense against Hungarian irredentism. Despite the relationships between the Award and the Holocaust of Slovak Jewry, the literatures on Slovak-Hungarian relations and the Holocaust in Slovakia remain disconnected. The work presented below proposes… CONTINUE READING

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