The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind : Hitler, Hess, and the AnalystsMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: Oxford : OUP Oxford, 2012Description: 1 online resource (368 p.)ISBN: 9780191641039Subject(s): Hess, Rudolf, 1894-1987 -- Psychology | Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945 -- Psychology | National socialism and medicine -- History | Nazis -- Psychology | Psychoanalysis -- History | World War, 1939-1945Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind : Hitler, Hess, and the AnalystsDDC classification: 940.5486 LOC classification: DD256.5 | P535 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; List of Plates; 1. Introduction; 2. Characters and Causes; 3. 'The Deputy Madman'; 4. Getting Through to Hess; 5. Madness and Politics; 6. The OSS; 7. Hitler's Mind; 8. So Plainly Mad?; 9. Nuremberg: Conspiracy and Confession; 10. Sane Futures?; 11. Legacies; 12. Afterword; Appendices; Notes; Further Reading; Acknowledgements; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z
The story of how psychoanalysis was used in the war against Nazi Germany - in the crucial quest to understand the Nazi mind.Daniel Pick brings both the skills of the historian and the trained psychoanalyst to weave together the story of clinical encounters with leading Nazis and the Allies' broader interpretations of the Nazi high command and the mentality of the wider German public who supported them.Following the bizarre capture of Hitler's deputy Rudolf Hess in 1941, Pick follows closely the story of how leading British psychiatrists assessed their new charge, in an attempt to understand bo
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