• Geography of the Holocaust
  • Family arrest and separation during the Holocaust in Italy

    Holocaust researchers have given relatively little attention to how victimization of individuals might differ from that of families. This thesis contributes to the literature by examining Jewish families’ victimization during the Holocaust in Italy from a Geographic Information Science (GIS) and historical geographical perspective. It is guided by the following questions: What were the spatio-temporal […]

  • Geography of the Holocaust
  • Separation of Jewish Families during the Holocaust in Italy

    Despite the fact that families are specifically targeted by genocide perpetrators, genocide and Holocaust researchers have paid relatively little attention to how patterns of victimization of individuals might differ from those of families. This presentation contributes to the literature by examining Jewish families’ victimization during the Holocaust in Italy from a GIScience and historical geographical […]

  • Geography of the Holocaust
  • Visualizing the trajectory of Jews deported from Italy during the Holocaust

    One of the specificities of the Holocaust in Italy is that it took place under German supervision through two successive stages: large-scale round-ups at first, primarily carried out by Germans, and systematic search over the entire Italian territory subsequently, mainly by the Italian police. After arrest, Jews were typically successively transferred to several prisons and […]