What was so striking about wartime Shanghai was that no single issue or ideological position had been able to lay a sweeping claim on the allegiance or loyalty of all individuals in the city, thanks to this ceaseless mixing and reconfiguring of politics on all levels. Shanghai consequently entered the war not as one civic entity, but as a mosaic of ethnic and sub-ethnic communities each with its own diverse origins and destinations.
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No black-and-white distinction could be drawn between resistance and collaboration, since few could agree upon what they were standing for, although all recognized in the Japanese a common enemy. Bernard Wasserstein's chapter Chapter 3 , which examines the conduct of the city's Europeans, including the public administrators of the foreign concessions, shows how many people had readily opted for collaboration instead of resistance.
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None felt a sense of community either with the surrounding Chinese population or with the rest of the deeply fissured European groups in Shanghai. That most of them opted for a policy of accommodation rather than resistance may be regarded, in the circumstances, as a natural and unsurprising response to an impossible situation" p.
The city's 10, or so British and Commonwealth citizens and the smaller number of Americans, who called themselves "Shanghailanders" and traced their connections with the city to a much earlier time, behaved in many ways in just as compromising a manner.
Wasserstein shows that despite the availability of opportunities to flee, they stayed on, went along with the. An unknown error has occurred.
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Wartime Shanghai and the Jewish Refugees from Central Europe
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