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The Resource Nations have the right to kill : Hitler, the Holocaust, and war, Richard A. Koenigsberg

Nations have the right to kill : Hitler, the Holocaust, and war, Richard A. Koenigsberg

Label
Nations have the right to kill : Hitler, the Holocaust, and war
Title
Nations have the right to kill
Title remainder
Hitler, the Holocaust, and war
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Koenigsberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.02
Index
no index present
LC call number
JZ6385
LC item number
.K63 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Nations have the right to kill : Hitler, the Holocaust, and war, Richard A. Koenigsberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-117)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The Holocaust -- The logic of the Holocaust -- Jewish disease within the German body politic -- Devotion to Germany -- Jewish individualism as negation of the German community -- Who shall live and who shall die? -- Jews too shall die -- The sacrificial meaning of the Holocaust -- Worshipping Germany -- Jewish destructiveness -- War as a sacrificial ritual -- The duty to lay down one's life -- Soldiers as sacrificial victims -- The right to destroy millions of men -- Die for Germany--or be killed -- Part II: War -- As the soldier dies, so the nation comes alive -- Obfuscation in the depiction of warfare -- The magnitude of destruction and futility of the First World War -- What was going on? -- Reification of the nation-state -- Willingness to die as declaration of devotion -- As the soldier dies, so the nation comes alive -- Virility and slaughter -- The First World War as perpetual slaughter -- Doctrine of the "offensive at all costs" -- The Battle of the Somme -- Virility, the Battle of Verdun -- The sacred ideal -- Virility and slaughter -- Aztec warfare, western warfare -- Aztec warfare -- The First World War -- Why the perpetual slaughter? -- The body and blood of the soldier gives rise to the reality of the nation -- War as potlatch -- Warfare as truth -- The nation-state kills its own soldiers -- Part III: The logic of war and genocide -- Dying for the country -- Why did Hitler wage war? -- Identity of self and nation -- Aryan willingness for self-sacrifice -- Hitler's experience of the First World War -- Willingness to die for one's country -- Why do the best human beings die in war while the worst survive? -- Jewish "shirkers" -- As German soldiers die, so must Jews -- Sacrificial death stripped of honor -- The logic of mass murder -- The First World War -- Hitler and the First World War -- The euthanasia program -- Obedience (unto death) -- Hitler goes to war -- The explanation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 117 p.
Isbn
9780915042241
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008041455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262209096
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn505383731
Label
Nations have the right to kill : Hitler, the Holocaust, and war, Richard A. Koenigsberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 113-117)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: The Holocaust -- The logic of the Holocaust -- Jewish disease within the German body politic -- Devotion to Germany -- Jewish individualism as negation of the German community -- Who shall live and who shall die? -- Jews too shall die -- The sacrificial meaning of the Holocaust -- Worshipping Germany -- Jewish destructiveness -- War as a sacrificial ritual -- The duty to lay down one's life -- Soldiers as sacrificial victims -- The right to destroy millions of men -- Die for Germany--or be killed -- Part II: War -- As the soldier dies, so the nation comes alive -- Obfuscation in the depiction of warfare -- The magnitude of destruction and futility of the First World War -- What was going on? -- Reification of the nation-state -- Willingness to die as declaration of devotion -- As the soldier dies, so the nation comes alive -- Virility and slaughter -- The First World War as perpetual slaughter -- Doctrine of the "offensive at all costs" -- The Battle of the Somme -- Virility, the Battle of Verdun -- The sacred ideal -- Virility and slaughter -- Aztec warfare, western warfare -- Aztec warfare -- The First World War -- Why the perpetual slaughter? -- The body and blood of the soldier gives rise to the reality of the nation -- War as potlatch -- Warfare as truth -- The nation-state kills its own soldiers -- Part III: The logic of war and genocide -- Dying for the country -- Why did Hitler wage war? -- Identity of self and nation -- Aryan willingness for self-sacrifice -- Hitler's experience of the First World War -- Willingness to die for one's country -- Why do the best human beings die in war while the worst survive? -- Jewish "shirkers" -- As German soldiers die, so must Jews -- Sacrificial death stripped of honor -- The logic of mass murder -- The First World War -- Hitler and the First World War -- The euthanasia program -- Obedience (unto death) -- Hitler goes to war -- The explanation
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 117 p.
Isbn
9780915042241
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008041455
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn262209096
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn505383731

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