Chapter 5. The Ethical Legacy of Nazi Medical War Crimes: Origins, Human Experiments, and International Justice

  1. Justine Burley and
  2. John Harris
  1. Paul Weindling

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756423.ch5

A Companion to Genethics

A Companion to Genethics

How to Cite

Weindling, P. (2004) The Ethical Legacy of Nazi Medical War Crimes: Origins, Human Experiments, and International Justice, in A Companion to Genethics (eds J. Burley and J. Harris), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756423.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631206989

Online ISBN: 9780470756423

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Keywords:

  • racial fanatism;
  • forschungsgemeinschaft;
  • hereditery pathology;
  • German biology;
  • eugenic legecy

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Genetics under National Socialism

  • From “Medical War Crimes” to the Nuremberg Code