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

Author: Robert Jay Lifton
Publisher: [New York] : Basic Books, ©2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Fourth edition, 2017]View all editions and formats
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This book explores the psychological conditions that promote the human potential for evil, relating medical killing to broader principles of doubling and genocide.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Jay Lifton
ISBN: 0465049052 9780465049059 0465093396 9780465093397
OCLC Number: 1010279862
Description: xiii, 561 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Jay Lifton.
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