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Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career in Nazi-era Vienna

  Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career inNazi-era Vienna DeanFalk 1,2     © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2019 Abstract   Recent allegations that pediatrician Hans Asperger legitimized Nazi policies, including forced sterilization and child eutha– nasia, are refuted with newly translated and chronologically-ordered information that takes into account Hitler’s deceptive ‘halt’ […]

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Bruno Bettelheim – Wikipedia | 1903 – 1990

Bruno Bettelheim (August 28, 1903 – March 13, 1990) was an early writer on autism who was also a refugee from Nazi Europe who used fraudulent credentials to obtain an academic position. After his death, he was exposed for plagiarism, false credentials, and abusive treatment of students.[2][3][4][5] Bettelheim was born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary, and following the Nazi Anschluss (annexation) of Austria in March 1938, […]