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The Resource The Nazi doctors : medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author, Robert Jay Lifton

The Nazi doctors : medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author, Robert Jay Lifton

Label
The Nazi doctors : medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author
Title
The Nazi doctors
Title remainder
medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author
Statement of responsibility
Robert Jay Lifton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the psychological conditions that promote the human potential for evil, relating medical killing to broader principles of doubling and genocide
Cataloging source
CXP
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1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lifton, Robert Jay
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.H8
LC item number
L54 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Medical scientists
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nontherapeutic Human Experimentation
  • Euthanasia
  • Holocaust
  • War Crimes
  • Physicians
  • World War II
  • Germany
Label
The Nazi doctors : medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author, Robert Jay Lifton
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-539) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Selections in the camp
  • Socialization to killing
  • Prisoner doctors : the agony of selections
  • Prisoner doctors : Struggles to heal
  • Prisoner doctors : collaboration with Nazi doctors
  • Killing with syringes : phenol injections
  • Experimental impulse
  • Human being in an SS uniform : Ernst B.
  • Dr. Auschwitz : Josef Mengele
  • Healing-killing conflict : Eduard Wirths
  • Sterilization and the Nazi biomedical vision
  • Doubling : the Faustian bargain
  • Auschwitz self : psychological themes in doubling
  • Genocide
  • Euthanasia : direct medical killing
  • Resistance to direct medical killing
  • Wild euthanasia : the doctors take over
  • Participants
  • Bringing euthanasia to the camps : action special treatment 14f13
  • Auschwitz institution
  • Selections on the ramp
Control code
ocm55680203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xiii, 561 pages
Isbn
9780465049059
Lccn
2004695065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55680203
Label
The Nazi doctors : medical killing and the psychology of genocide : with a new preface by the author, Robert Jay Lifton
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-539) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Selections in the camp
  • Socialization to killing
  • Prisoner doctors : the agony of selections
  • Prisoner doctors : Struggles to heal
  • Prisoner doctors : collaboration with Nazi doctors
  • Killing with syringes : phenol injections
  • Experimental impulse
  • Human being in an SS uniform : Ernst B.
  • Dr. Auschwitz : Josef Mengele
  • Healing-killing conflict : Eduard Wirths
  • Sterilization and the Nazi biomedical vision
  • Doubling : the Faustian bargain
  • Auschwitz self : psychological themes in doubling
  • Genocide
  • Euthanasia : direct medical killing
  • Resistance to direct medical killing
  • Wild euthanasia : the doctors take over
  • Participants
  • Bringing euthanasia to the camps : action special treatment 14f13
  • Auschwitz institution
  • Selections on the ramp
Control code
ocm55680203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xiii, 561 pages
Isbn
9780465049059
Lccn
2004695065
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)55680203

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