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Medicine and medical ethics in Nazi Germany : origins, practices, legacies

Author: Francis R Nicosia; Jonathan Huener; University of Vermont. Center for Holocaust Studies.
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Berghahn Books, 2008.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis R Nicosia; Jonathan Huener; University of Vermont. Center for Holocaust Studies.
ISBN: 9781571813879 157181387X
OCLC Number: 671299809
Description: vii, 160 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Preface vi --
Introduction: Nazi Medicine in Historiographical Context 1 --
Francis R. Nicosia and Jonathan Huener --
1. The Ideology of Elimination: American and German Eugenics, 1900-1945 13 --
Garland E. Allen --
2. The Nazi Campaign against Tobacco: Science in a Totalitarian State 40 --
Robert N. Proctor --
3. Physicians as Killers in Nazi Germany: Hadamar, Treblinka, and Auschwitz 59 --
Henry Friedlander --
4. Criminal Physicians in the Third Reich: Toward a Group Portrait 77 --
Michael H. Kater --
5. Pathology of Memory: German Medical Science and the Crimes of the Third Reich 93 --
William E. Seidelman --
6. The Legacy of Nazi Medicine in Context 112 --
Michael Burleigh --
Appendix 128 --
Contributors 140 --
Selected Bibliography 142 --
Index 151.
Responsibility: edited by Francis R. Nicosia and Jonathan Huener.

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