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The Resource Hitler's prisons : legal terror in Nazi Germany, Nikoulaus Wachsmann

Hitler's prisons : legal terror in Nazi Germany, Nikoulaus Wachsmann

Label
Hitler's prisons : legal terror in Nazi Germany
Title
Hitler's prisons
Title remainder
legal terror in Nazi Germany
Statement of responsibility
Nikoulaus Wachsmann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Wachsmann, Nikolaus,
Dewey number
365/.943/09043
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Prisons
  • Prisoners
  • Political prisoners
  • Germany
Label
Hitler's prisons : legal terror in Nazi Germany, Nikoulaus Wachsmann
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover page; Halftitle page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Map; Introduction; Part I Setting the Scene; 1 The Weimar Prison, 1918-33; Crime and Correction; The Prison and the Public; Fighting the 'Incorrigible'; The Prison in Crisis; Part II Enforcing Legal Terror, 1933-39; 2 Inside the Nazi Prison; Terror, Crime and Punishment; Hitler's Jurists and the Prison; Everyday Life Behind Bars; Prison Camps; 3 The Campaign against 'Community Aliens'; Political Resistance and Repression; 'Dangerous Habitual Criminals' and Security Confinement
  • Sex Crimes, Castration and HomosexualityThe Sterilisation of Prisoners; German Jews and Legal Terror; 4 The Nazi Web of Terror; The Rise of the Police and the SS; Conflict and Compromise: the Law and the Police; Denouncing Prisoners to the Police; Prisons and Concentration Camps; Part III Escalating Legal Terror, 1939-45; 5 Law in Wartime; Terror on the Home Front, 1939-41; The Legal System under Attack, 1942; Total War and Extermination, 1942-44; 6 Prison Conditions: from Bad to Worse; Prisons as Penal Factories; Life and Death in Prisons; Torment in Prison Camps; 7 Privilege and Punishment
  • 'National Comrades' behind BarsSoldiers as Prisoners -- Prisoners as Soldiers; Foreign Political Prisoners; Enforcing Racial Policy: Polish Prisoners; 8 Killing Prisoners; 'Annihilation through Labour': the View from Above; 'Annihilation through Labour': the View from Below; Extending the Killings: 'Asocials' and the Disabled; Capital Punishment; 9 Final Defeat; The Last Stand of Nazi Terror; Prison Evacuations; Chaos, Murder, Liberation; Part IV Aftermath; 10 The Nazi Prison in Perspective; Bloody Hands, Clean Conscience: Nazi Jurists and Postwar Justice
  • Back to Work: Prison Officials in West GermanyEast Germany and the Perversion of the Law; Special Path? A Comparative View; Conclusion; Figures; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn959536949
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300228298
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959536949
Label
Hitler's prisons : legal terror in Nazi Germany, Nikoulaus Wachsmann
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover page; Halftitle page; Title page; Copyright page; Contents; Figures; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Map; Introduction; Part I Setting the Scene; 1 The Weimar Prison, 1918-33; Crime and Correction; The Prison and the Public; Fighting the 'Incorrigible'; The Prison in Crisis; Part II Enforcing Legal Terror, 1933-39; 2 Inside the Nazi Prison; Terror, Crime and Punishment; Hitler's Jurists and the Prison; Everyday Life Behind Bars; Prison Camps; 3 The Campaign against 'Community Aliens'; Political Resistance and Repression; 'Dangerous Habitual Criminals' and Security Confinement
  • Sex Crimes, Castration and HomosexualityThe Sterilisation of Prisoners; German Jews and Legal Terror; 4 The Nazi Web of Terror; The Rise of the Police and the SS; Conflict and Compromise: the Law and the Police; Denouncing Prisoners to the Police; Prisons and Concentration Camps; Part III Escalating Legal Terror, 1939-45; 5 Law in Wartime; Terror on the Home Front, 1939-41; The Legal System under Attack, 1942; Total War and Extermination, 1942-44; 6 Prison Conditions: from Bad to Worse; Prisons as Penal Factories; Life and Death in Prisons; Torment in Prison Camps; 7 Privilege and Punishment
  • 'National Comrades' behind BarsSoldiers as Prisoners -- Prisoners as Soldiers; Foreign Political Prisoners; Enforcing Racial Policy: Polish Prisoners; 8 Killing Prisoners; 'Annihilation through Labour': the View from Above; 'Annihilation through Labour': the View from Below; Extending the Killings: 'Asocials' and the Disabled; Capital Punishment; 9 Final Defeat; The Last Stand of Nazi Terror; Prison Evacuations; Chaos, Murder, Liberation; Part IV Aftermath; 10 The Nazi Prison in Perspective; Bloody Hands, Clean Conscience: Nazi Jurists and Postwar Justice
  • Back to Work: Prison Officials in West GermanyEast Germany and the Perversion of the Law; Special Path? A Comparative View; Conclusion; Figures; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn959536949
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300228298
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959536949

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