Essays Tagged: "Nuremberg"

Albrecht Dürer - Leonardo of the North

s not easy to fathom his thinking. Albrecht Dürer was born in the imperial free city of Nuremberg on May 27,1471, at a time when the city was shifting from its Gothic past to a more progre ... ressive form of Renaissance Humanism. Dürer's father, a goldsmith, departed Hungary to come to Nuremberg, where he met and married Albrecht's mother -- Barbara Hopkins. At age 13, Dürer acco ...

(6 pages) 118 0 3.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Validity of the Nuremburg Trials

The trials at Nuremberg were a demonstration of the actions taken against individuals responsible for breaking int ... of helpless people; Crimes against Peace; War Crimes; Crimes against Humanity." The outcome of the Nuremberg trials set an example of the consequences should anyone commit the afore mentioned crimes. ... he crisis of a war, when a crime is committed, someone must be accountable for its consequences.The Nuremberg trials were not just a way for the victors to get back at the vanquished. The United State ...

(7 pages) 118 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Cases

Albert Speer's claim in the Nazi regime.

personally ignorant of the horrific crimes perpetrated by the Nazis. He was to argue this line from Nuremberg until his death, but there are serious contradictions in his intimate knowledge of Nazi po ... cle goes a long way to revealing the true extent of Speer's anti-Semitism, which he glossed over at Nuremberg. Speer expanded the monumental grand avenue of Germania to necessitate the destruction of ...

(5 pages) 57 0 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Nuremberg Trials.

The Nuremberg Trials were to many a sign of the world healing after the Second World War. The trials ini ... ble for crimes against humanity.The first international war-crimes trials began in November 1945 in Nuremberg, Germany. On December 20, 1945 the Allied Control Council issued Control Law No. 10, estab ...

(2 pages) 69 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

How has the discovery of Iceman contributed to our understanding of Neolithic Italy/Austria?

On September 19, 1991, a couple from Nuremberg mountaineering in the Otztal Alps discovered the upper part of a corpse protruding from th ...

(9 pages) 25 0 0.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Choose any two defendants at the Nuremburg IMT. Describe the case against each defendant, and compare and contrast the relative level of criminality of each defendant.

rangled himself in his cell and Gustav Krupp was too ill to stand trial.The Charter of the IMT (the Nuremberg Charter) had set up an international military tribunal, comprising the four victorious all ... in co-operation with the SS and the Gestapo. He signed the decree of 31st May, 1941, extending the Nuremberg Laws to the annexed Eastern Territories. In an order of 9th October 1942, he declared that ...

(13 pages) 38 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Tokyo War Crimes Trial

al, lasted three times longer than the Trial of the Major German War Criminals, commonly called the Nuremberg Trial. The transcripts of the proceedings in open session and in chambers, taken together ... Conference of December 1945 and with China's concurrence.The Charter was strongly influenced by its Nuremberg counterpart but redrafted in compliance with the guidelines given to General MacArthur by ...

(17 pages) 21 0 4.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

What ethical problems may arise in research on humans? Right to privacy and confidentiality.

ter the research is one of the key issues of dramatic and horrifying events of World War II and the Nuremberg military tribunals highlight the degrading and inhuman consequences of research without re ... e factor in the way people are treated and respected in present day. One particular incident is the Nuremberg military tribunals which played a major part in how human research is viewed concerning pe ...

(5 pages) 143 0 4.0 May/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Holocaust surviovor testimony

m his experience and others like it, so that history will not be repeat itself.Peter S. was born in Nuremberg, Germany in March 1936. In December 1941, his family was deported to the Riga ghetto, but ...

(5 pages) 417 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II

Physician Assisted Suicide

hat the prices can be marked down. William L. Shirer interviewed a Nazi judge condemned to death at Nuremberg. The judge, weeping, asked, "How could it have come to this?" Mr. Shirer replied, "Herr Ju ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

Life on Trial

The story of Nuremberg tells the tail of the twenty two last remaining Nazi's who were put on trial for committin ... es nothing could be more fitting then to see these men be punished to the fullest extent of the law.Nuremberg goes into great depth to explain the numerous problems faced to setup a trial of this stat ... nearby opera house to seat the rest of those attending the trial. Because of the recent bombings in Nuremberg before the trial, the courthouse had to be nearly rebuilt to suit the needs of the trial. ...

(4 pages) 379 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

An essay on the International Criminal Court, with a mark of 18.75/20. Including- Overview, History, Jurisdiction, Structure, Rights of the accused and Current Cases

ich have been used to try David Hicks and other Guantanamo Bay prisoners.>In 1948, following the Nuremberg and Tokyo Tribunals, the United Nations General Assembly recognised the need for a permane ...

(4 pages) 47 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The Characterization of Hitler in "Triumph of The Will"

m the skies on an aeroplane and his followers anxiously waiting for his arrival. Through the clouds Nuremberg, “the most German of the German cities”, can be seen with its medieval towers an ... the nation’s soul. As one critic put it, “Hitler has come from the sky to kindle ancient Nuremberg with primeval Teutonic fire, to liberate the energy and spirit of the German people throug ...

(6 pages) 11 0 4.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

nuremberg trial and refold hoess

ace WeiHumanities - NiemollerMs. Petersen, Mr. FarleyNov. 8th, 2013Looking at Rudolf Hoess from the Nuremberg TrialEventAfter the Axis powers lost in World War II, the Nuremberg Trial began. The Nurem ... rg Trial began. The Nuremberg Trial was an international military tribunal that happened in 1945 in Nuremberg, Germany. Nazi war criminals were put on the stand, and Rudolf Hoess, the commandant of Au ...

(9 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Rudolf Hoess: Crimes Against Humanity

ace WeiHumanities - NiemollerMs. Petersen, Mr. FarleyNov. 8th, 2013Looking at Rudolf Hoess from the Nuremberg TrialEventAfter the Axis powers lost in World War II, the Nuremberg Trial began. The Nurem ... rg Trial began. The Nuremberg Trial was an international military tribunal that happened in 1945 in Nuremberg, Germany. Nazi war criminals were put on the stand, and Rudolf Hoess, the commandant of Au ...

(9 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Qualities of a good leader

(2 pages) 0 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays