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Title The lesser evil : moral approaches to genocide practices / editors, Helmut Dubiel and Gabriel Motzkin.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2004.

Series Totalitarian movements and political religions, 1477-058X
Totalitarian movements and political religions. 1477-058X
Subject Genocide -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Communism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
National socialism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Totalitarianism -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Alt Name Dubiel, Helmut, 1946-
Motzkin, Gabriel.
Description 1 online resource (viii, 232 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Nazism-communism: delineating the comparison / Martin Malia -- The uses and abuses of comparison / Tzvetan Todorov -- Worstward ho: on comparing totalitarianisms / Irving Wohlfarth -- Imagining the absolute: mapping Western conceptions of evil / Steven E. Aschheim -- Remembrance and knowledge: nationalism and Stalinism in comparative discourse / Dan Diner -- Comparative evil: degrees, numbers and the problem of measure / Berel Lang -- The institutional frame: totalitarianism, extermination and the state / Sigrid Meuschel -- Asian communist regimes: the other experience of the extreme / Jean-Louis Margolin -- A lesser evil? Italian fascism in/and the totalitarian equation / Ruth Ben-Ghiat -- On the moral blindness of communism / Steven Lukes -- Totalitarian attempts, anti-totalitarian networks: thoughts on the taboo of comparison / Ulrike Ackermann -- If Hitler invaded Hell: distinguishing between Nazism and communism during World War II, the Cold War and since the fall of European communism / Jeffrey Herf -- The memory of crime and the formation of indentity / Gabriel Motzkin -- Mirror-writing of a good life? / Helmut Dubiel.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203504941 (electronic bk.)
9780203504949 (electronic bk.)
0714654930 (cloth)
9780714654935 (cloth)
0714683957 (pbk.)
9780714683959 (pbk.)
OCLC # 56089510
Additional Format Print version: Lesser evil. London ; New York : Routledge, 2004 0714654930 0714683957 (DLC) 2003055203 (OCoLC)52459991