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Dominant Attitudes of Adult Children of Holocaust Survivors toward Their Parents

  • Fran Klein-Parker
Part of the The Springer Series on Stress and Coping book series (SSSO)

Abstract

Reported here are the results of a heuristic-phenomenological study exploring the experience of adult children of Holocaust survivors. Participants in this study included 25 women and 14 men, age 24 to 34, who were born within 10 years of their parents’ liberation. Of the 39 participants, 34 had two survivor parents, whereas the other 5 had a parent who escaped to Russia or Israel for the duration of the Holocaust.

Keywords

Adult Child Dominant Attitude Survivor Parent Survivor Network Parental Expectation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fran Klein-Parker
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  1. 1.Comprehensive Psychiatric Services at SouthfieldSouthfieldUSA

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