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Gypsies and the Holocaust

Added: January 18, 2010 | National Strategy Documents

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This teaching resource provides information about the persecution of Roma and Sinti people during the twentieth century in Europe, particularly during the Second World War.

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Roma Communities

Added: January 11, 2010 | National Strategy Documents

This document describes aspects of the culture of Polish, Romanian, Czech and Slovak Roma communities. It is not intended to capture the richness and diversity of these communities but more to describe some common elements of their culture.

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Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Communities

Added: January 11, 2010 | National Strategy Documents

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This document provides schools with a brief background to the history and culture of Gypsy, Roma, and Traveller communities. However, while it is important to understand the history and culture of each of these groups in order to appreciate more fully who the pupils are, it is simplistic...

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