By Eva Fogelman

ISBN-10: 0385420277

ISBN-13: 9780385420273

ISBN-10: 0385420285

ISBN-13: 9780385420280

during this brilliantly researched and insightful  book, psychologist Eva Fogelman provides compelling  stories of rescuers of Jews in the course of the  Holocaust--and bargains a revealing research of their  motivations. in keeping with her large adventure as a  therapist treating Jewish survivors of the Holocaust and  those who helped them, Fogelman delves into the  psychology of altruism, illuminating why these  rescuers selected to behave whereas others easily stood by.  While reading motivations, Conscience And  Courage tells the tales of such  little-known members as Stefnaia Podgorska  Burzminska, a Polish teen who concealed 13 Jews in her  home; Alexander Roslan, a broker within the black  market who saved uprooting his family members to protect three  Jewish little ones in his care, in addition to more  heralded participants equivalent to Oskar Schindler, Raoul  Wallenberg, and Miep Gies. talking to the same  audience that flocked to Steven Spielberg's Academy  Award-winning motion picture, Schindler's  List, Conscience And Courage is the  first e-book to head past the tales to respond to the  question: Why did they  help?

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