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The genocide contagion : how we commit and confront holocaust and genocide / Israel W. Charny.

Charny, Israel W., (author.).
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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 364.151 CHA (Text) 78551000527365 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781442254350
  • Physical Description: viii, 244 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2016]

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Originally published in 2011 in Hebrew as: G'enosaid : U-viʻarta ha-raʻ mi-ḳirbekha : Shoʼah ṿe-retsaḥ ʻam ke-maʻaśe yadenu, bene-adam.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Who are we as human beings? How do ordinary people commit violence? -- The foundations of evil in human nature -- Exaggerated self-defense, exaggerated power, and dehumanization -- "Just like everyone else": conformity and the lure of the golden calf -- SS footsteps: putting on the uniforms of camp guards and sacrificing others -- "I did nothing wrong": denial and improper management of emotions -- Summing up: who are we and what will become of us?
Subject: Genocide > History > 20th century.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Psychological aspects.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) > Moral and ethical aspects.

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