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Clinical Trials on Trial

Paul Julian Weindling

in Epidemics and Genocide in Eastern Europe, 1890–1945

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206910
eISBN:
9780191677373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206910.003.0052
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Before World War II ended, allied medical experts devised stringent measures to prevent a massive ‘blow up’ of epidemic typhus in Germany. The United States of America Typhus Commission (USATC) ... More


Witness for the Prosecution: Films at Nuremberg

Leshu Torchin

in Creating the Witness: Documenting Genocide on Film, Video, and the Internet

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816676224
eISBN:
9781452948812
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816676224.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter examines the role of cinematic technologies in the performance of international justice, with particular emphasis on three films in the first set of International Military Tribunals ... More


More than Cheap Sentimentality: Victim Testimony at the Nuremberg Trials, the Eichmann Trial, and the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Sonali Chakravarti

in Sing the Rage: Listening to Anger after Mass Violence

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226119984
eISBN:
9780226120041
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226120041.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The Eichmann trial, although not without serious shortcomings in procedure, laid the foundation for a new, still unrealized type of transitional justice that has the potential to engage with anger in ... More


Trauma, Memory, and Euthanasia at the Nuremberg Medical Trial, 1946–1947

Etienne Lepicard

in Trauma and Memory: Reading, Healing, and Making Law

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754057
eISBN:
9780804768122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754057.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter is concerned with the “lapse in memory” during the Nuremberg Medical Trials (NMTs). It presents an interpretation of three major early reports of the trial and their roles in memory ... More


Image as Evidence and Mediation: The Experience of the Nuremberg Trials

Christian Delage

in Law and Popular Culture

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199272235
eISBN:
9780191699603
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199272235.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

This chapter looks at the history of the widened search for evidence in the Nuremberg Trials to include filmed sources. It suggests that the manner in which the collection, presentation, and the ... More


Rebecca West's Palimpsestic Praxis: Crafting the Intermodern Voice of Witness

Debra Rae Cohen

in Intermodernism: Literary Culture in Mid-Twentieth-Century Britain

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635092
eISBN:
9780748651924
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635092.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter presents another discussion on the intermodern mode, which is also found in Rebecca West's postwar writing. It looks at West's reporting on the Nuremberg Trials and determines that her ... More


Defending Truth: Holocaust Denial in the Twenty-First Century 1

Kenneth Lasson

in Genocide Denials and the Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199738922
eISBN:
9780199895199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738922.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter is organized as follows. Part I describes the background and nature of Holocaust denial, tracing the Nazis' adoption of a plan for the “Final Solution of the Jewish Problem” through the ... More


The Visibility of the Holocaust: Franz Neumann and the Nuremburg Trials

Michael Salter

in Social Theory after the Holocaust

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239659
eISBN:
9781846314087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239659.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter contains an essay by Michael Salter that discusses the new-found interest in the significance of the work of Franz Neuman and his group of research analysts regarding the Nuremberg ... More


The Facts of War: Cinematic Intelligence and the Office of Strategic Services

Simon Willmetts

in In Secrecy's Shadow: The OSS and CIA in Hollywood Cinema 1941-1979

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780748692996
eISBN:
9781474421935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748692996.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter tells the story of the OSS Field Photographic Unit (FPU) and its impact on American cinema and society. Led by the legendary Hollywood film director John Ford, the FPU produced training, ... More


‘Like Mirrors of Morality’: Social Support for Nazi War Criminals in Post-War Germany

Susanne Karstedt

in Perpetrators of International Crimes: Theories, Methods, and Evidence

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198829997
eISBN:
9780191868375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829997.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In the first sweep of trials after the Second World War, many perpetrators of atrocity crimes were sentenced by Allied and national courts in Germany. Soon campaigns were started, including ... More


In Defense of the Right to Exclude

Christopher Heath Wellman

in Debating the Ethics of Immigration: Is There a Right to Exclude?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199731732
eISBN:
9780190267490
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199731732.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter offers a moral defense of the right of states to control immigration, or what is known as the right of exclusion. It argues that legitimate political states are morally entitled to ... More


Prosecution and trajectories after 1945

Xavier Bougarel, Alexander Korb, Stefan Petke, and Franziska Zaugg

in The Waffen-SS: A European History

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780198790556
eISBN:
9780191831850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198790556.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

While the Holocaust united the victorious powers in their efforts to prosecute crimes, this intention collided with the reality of a shattered Europe. In many countries, war crimes and treason were ... More


Licensed to Torture

George J. Annas

in Worst Case Bioethics: Death, Disaster, and Public Health

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195391732
eISBN:
9780190267650
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195391732.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

This chapter examines how it came to be that physicians and other employees of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) refused to resort to torture unless they were granted legal immunity by government ... More


Finding Lost Stories of Love: Remembering Love and Legacy amid Loss

SuEllen Hamkins

in The Art of Narrative Psychiatry: Stories of Strength and Meaning

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199982042
eISBN:
9780197563366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199982042.003.0013
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

“‘I have no son Danny,’” Daniel said, with bitterness. “That’s what my father said to me when he was near death. Thirteen years ago, I go to see him in the hospital, and he’s there in the bed with ... More


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