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A battlefield of ideas

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Written by a concentration camp survivor, this book draws upon personal experience and historical sources largely unknown to American scholars to provide an in-depth examination of life inside the camps and the survival tactics of Polish prisoners. Debski offers a new "battlefield" model for studying the camps that emphasizes the prisoners' reactions against Nazi power and critiques older explanatory models put forth by prominent scholars such as Hannah Arendt and Lawrence Langer which assumed that prisoners were unable to resist. The book also includes detailed documentation on the structure of the camps, and the tensions between Holocaust scholars and survivors.

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Condition:
Used: good
ISBN-10:
0880334789
ISBN-13:
9780880334785
Publisher:
East European Monographs

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Written by a concentration camp survivor, this book draws upon personal experience and historical sources largely unknown to American scholars to provide an in-depth examination of life inside the camps and the survival tactics of Polish prisoners. Debski offers a new "battlefield" model for studying the camps that emphasizes the prisoners' reactions against Nazi power and critiques older explanatory models put forth by prominent scholars such as Hannah Arendt and Lawrence Langer which assumed that prisoners were unable to resist. The book also includes detailed documentation on the structure of the camps, and the tensions between Holocaust scholars and survivors.

Condition:
Used: good
ISBN-10:
0880334789
ISBN-13:
9780880334785
Publisher:
East European Monographs

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