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Chemical Carrot, Chemical Whip

Geoffrey Campbell Cocks

in The State of Health: Illness in Nazi Germany

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199695676
eISBN:
9780191738616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199695676.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

A commercial and consumer society began emerging in Germany before the First World War, and the German chemical and pharmaceutical industry was the most advanced in the world. By 1933, therefore, ... More


Conclusion

Ryan Gingeras

in Sorrowful Shores: Violence, Ethnicity, and the End of the Ottoman Empire 1912-1923

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199561520
eISBN:
9780191721076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561520.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The period between 1913 and 1923 stands as the central turning point in the modern history of Asia Minor. One could say that the Turkish War of Independence was as catastrophic, definitive, and ... More


Newcomers, Old Threats, and Current Concerns

Ariane Chebel d’Appollonia

in Frontiers of Fear: Immigration and Insecurity in the United States and Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450686
eISBN:
9780801463914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450686.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter examines the rhetoric of “invasion” by focusing on the problems raised by the definition, categorization, and perceptions of immigrants in Europe and in the United States. It shows how ... More


Historical Amnesia, Genocide, and the Rejection of Universal Human Rights

Rhoda E. Howard-Hassmann

in Human Rights at the Crossroads

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199376414
eISBN:
9780190259853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199376414.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the relationship between human rights and pathologies of power. It explores a so-called “historical amnesia” that both perpetuates a series of false binaries—such as ... More


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