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Values and violence in Auschwitz : a sociological analysis / Anna Pawełczyńska ; translated and with an introduction by Catherine S. Leach.

; Mazal Holocaust Collection
Berkeley : University of California Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0520032101, 0520042425, 9780520032101, 9780520042421

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Standard Title Wartości a przemoc. English
Other Authors Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Subjects Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
Auschwitz (Pologne : Camp de concentration)
Political prisoners -- Poland -- Oświęcim -- Attitudes.
Prisonniers politiques -- Pologne -- Oświęcim -- Attitudes.
Social values.
Valeurs sociales.
Description xxxi, 170 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Also available via the World Wide Web.
Contents The world outside the camp: frames of reference. The authority of terror. Defense of the dimension of life -- Institutions of state crime -- Living space. At home. The road to work. Space and communication -- Breaking the prisoners' solidarity -- Social differentiation and the odds for survival. Unequal chances on arrival. Unequal chances of defense -- A place in the structure of terror. Penal crews. The privileges of relative stability. Ambiguous privileges. Muselmanner-beyond chance and judgment. Industrial death. The elite -- The psychological relativity of numbers. Size of the apparatus of violence. Colored triangles. Letters and numbers -- Love and erotica -- Socio-economic defense mechanisms. The function and evolution of the camp market. The battle for power -- The organized resistance movement -- Mechanisms of adaption and self-defense. The social experiment. Reduction of material needs -- People and values. Values as a frame of reference. The reinterpretation of moral standards.
Geographic Area Poland
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4764691
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Pawełczyńska, Anna.
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