Atrocities on Trial: Historical Perspectives on the Politics of Prosecuting War Crimes

By Patricia Heberer; Jürgen Matthäus | Go to book overview

Index
Page numbers in italics refer to tables
abortion, 299–300
accomplices and accessories: and base mohtives, 222; in Hadamar trial, 34; in Heuser case, 200, 201; and individual responsibility, 215–16; in Leipzig trials, 15; in FRG penal code, 169, 171–72, 215, 220, 226; vs. principals in GDR courts, 175
Adenauer, Konrad, 94–95, 101n92, 191, 205n14
age or illness of defendants as defense, 167–68, 173, 236, 242n34, 253
aggressive war: as chief target of IMT, 274, 276; illegality of, xiv, 272–73; and international law, xviii; and killing, 292; since Nuremberg, 277
Alexander, Leo, 107, 108, 118, 129
All but My Life (Klein), 284–85
Allied Control Council, 37. See also Control Council Law No. 10
Allies (World War I), 4–7, 8, 9
Allies (World War II): coordination of war crimes investigation, 128–29; efforts to prosecute civilians of foreign governments, 35; and German public opinion, 270–71. See also Britain; Soviet Union (USSR); United States
Ambros, Otto, 81
American troops: and chief target of IMT, 274; in Darmstadt case, 30, 44n24; and German public opinion, 65, 67; prosecution of Nazi Party officials, 57; secret policy against, 58, 70n2; in US Army trials, 51, 56; war crimes against, 52–53
American Zone, 54–56
amnesty laws: after WWI, 18; in Austria, 236; in France, 248; for Hadamar defendants, 40; in FRG, 191. See also clemency campaigns
Anderson, H. C., 88, 90
Anglo-American legal traditions and political culture: and ignorance of the law defense, 216–17; at Sachsenhausen trial, 169; at Subsequent Nuremberg Trials, 79; trials as palliative for absence of intervention, 274, 276. See also Western civilization and values Annan, Kofi, 288
Anthonioz, Genévieve, 148
antisemitism, 218, 257. See also base motives (race hatred)
Armenian genocide, 19, 98n36
Auschwitz trial (Frankfurt), xxvi–xxvii, 217–20
Austria, war crimes trials in, xxvi–xxvii, 231–43
Austrian penal code, 238
Baader, Andreas, 224
“Baader-Meinhof gang.” See Red Army Faction (RAF)
Balkans, 4. See also Yugoslavia (former)
BAOR (British Army of the Rhine), 125
Barbie, Klaus, xxvii, 249–51, 255–56
Basch, Victor, 250
base motives (race hatred): and accomplices, 222; in Austrian penal code, 238; in Frankfurt Auschwitz trial, 218, 219; as loophole for Nazi defendants, 222–23; in motivation of defendant, 215; in FRG penal code, 220
Bauer, Fritz, 193, 217
Baumkötter, Heinrich, 162, 164, 166, 167, 172, 182n66
Bayle, Françoise, 130, 143
Beals, Walter, 91, 104–5
Beerbaum, Heinz Willi, 183n80
Belgium and WWI war crimes, 3–4, 5, 9
Beliaev, F. A., 164
Belorussia (Generalkommissariat Weißruthe-

-313-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Atrocities on Trial: Historical Perspectives on the Politics of Prosecuting War Crimes
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen
/ 327

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.