Date of Award
Honors College Thesis
Andrew A. Wiest, Ph.D.
A great deal has been written about the Holocaust and about resistance organizations that formed in the concentration camps. Much of this literature, however, tends to focus on the contributions of a particular group of prisoners rather than on the many groups that came together to form these organizations. The purpose of this study, therefore, is to examine the resistance organizations in Auschwitz and Buchenwald concentration camps using firsthand accounts and to come to a conclusion on how cooperation between different groups of prisoners affected the overall effectiveness of these resistance organizations.
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Coffey, Regina, "Prisoner Resistance in the Auschwitz and Buchenwald Concentration Camps" (2016). Honors Theses. 436.