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The Museum’s Collections document the fate of Holocaust victims, survivors, rescuers, liberators, and others through artifacts, documents, photos, films, books, personal stories, and more. Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center.
'My field is the world': conceptualizing diasporas, travel and tourism / Tim Coles and Dallen J. Timothy. Tourism and third space populations: the restless motion of diaspora peoples / Keith Hollinshead. Conceptualizing return visits: a transnational perspective / David Timothy Duval. Tourism, racism and the UK Afro-Caribbean diaspora / Marcus L. Stephenson. Linking diasporas and tourism: transnational mobilities of Pacific Islanders resident in New Zealand / C. Michael Hall and David Timothy Duval. Jewish past as a 'foreign country': the travel experiences of American Jews / Dimitri Ioannides and Mara Cohen Ioannides. American children of the African diaspora: journeys to the motherland / Dallen J. Timothy and Victor B. Teye. Preparation, simulation and the creation of community: Exodus and the case of diaspora education tourism / Erik H. Cohen. 'To stand in the shoes of my ancestors': tourism and genealogy / Kevin Meethan.
The 'isle of home' is always on your mind: subjectivity and space at Ellis Island Immigration Museum / Joanne Maddern. The culture of tourism in the diaspora: the case of the Vietnamese community in Australia / Thu-Huong Nguyen and Brian King. Mobilizing Hrvatsko: tourism and politics in the Croatian diaspora / Sean Carter. Sojourners, guanxi and clan associations: social capital and overseas Chinese tourism to China / Alan A. Lew and Alan Wong. Diaspora, cultural capital and the production of tourism: lessons from enticing Jewish-Americans to Germany / Tim Coles. Mae 'n Bryd I ddod Adref - It's time to come home: exploring the contested emotional geographies of Wales / Nigel Morgan and Annette Pritchard. India and the ambivalences of diaspora tourism / Kevin Hannam. Reinventing Tulip Time: evolving diasporic Dutch heritage celebration in Holland (Michigan) / Deborah Che. Selling diaspora: producing and segmenting the Jewish diaspora tourism market / Noga Collins-Kreiner and Dan Olsen. Tourism and diasporas: current issues and future opportunities / Dallen J. Timothy and Tim Coles.
Learn about over 1,000 camps and ghettos in Volume I and II of this encyclopedia, which are available as a free PDF download. This reference provides text, photographs, charts, maps, and extensive indexes.