By Julie K. deGraffenried
In Sacrificing Childhood, Julie deGraffenried chronicles the lives of the Soviet wartime young ones and the makes use of to which they have been put—not simply as warring parties or staff in factories and collective farms, but additionally as fodder for propaganda, their plight an explanation of the enemy's depredations. now not all Soviet childrens lived during the battle within the similar method; yet within the situations of a kid in occupied Belarus or within the Leningrad blockade, a tender deportee in Siberia or evacuee in Uzbekistan, deGraffenried reveals universal threads that distinguish the kid's event of battle from the adult's. The state's expectancies, despite the fact that, have been a similar for all young ones, as we see right here in kid's mass media and literature and the communications of celebration agencies and associations, so much particularly the younger Pioneers, whose relentless wartime actions made them excellent for the needs of propaganda.
The first in-depth examine of the place Soviet young ones healthy into the historical past of the conflict, Sacrificing Childhood additionally bargains an unheard of view of the state's altering expectancies for its youngsters, and the way this figured within the nature and course of post-war Soviet society.
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Sacrificing Childhood: Children and the Soviet State in the Great Patriotic War (Modern War Studies) by Julie K. deGraffenried