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The social costs of world war 2

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    The main social cost of WWII was the deaths of thousands of people, civilians and military personnel alike. The war and the accompanying Holocaust killed 6 million of the 8 million Jewish Europeans. Most of the survivors emigrated abroad, mainly to Israel and the U.S.

    This site also talks about social costs.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Effects_of_World_War_II#Social_effects

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