Subjective wellbeing in Australian families of Holocaust survivors

Weinberg, Melissa 2011, Subjective wellbeing in Australian families of Holocaust survivors, Ph.D. thesis, School of Psychology, Deakin University.

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Title Subjective wellbeing in Australian families of Holocaust survivors
Author Weinberg, MelissaORCID iD for Weinberg, Melissa
Institution Deakin University
School School of Psychology
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name Ph.D.
Thesis advisor Cummins, RobertORCID iD for Cummins, Robert
Date submitted 2011-06-10
Keyword(s) Holocaust survivors -- Psychology
Children of Holocaust survivors -- Mental health
Children of Holocaut survivors -- Psychology
Holocaust survivors -- Family relationships
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Psychological aspects
Psychic trauma -- Transmission
Transference (Psychology)
Summary This thesis explored the idea that trauma experienced by Holocaust survivors has been transferred to their children and grandchildren. Findings provided evidence for an ' intergenerational transmission of trauma, revealing children of two Holocaust survivors to be particularly at risk. The transmission oftrauma was best explained through an attachment model.
Language eng
Field of Research 170199 Psychology not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 970117 Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Description of original 1 CD-ROM ; 4 3/4 in.
Dewey Decimal Classification 616.8521
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