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              Books by Samuel P. Oliner

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              Toward a Caring Society: Ideas into Action
               

              Toward a Caring Society: Ideas into Action (Hardback)

              By Oliner, Pearl M.; Oliner, Samuel P.

              • OUR PRICE $207.50

              Calling upon a mixture of developmental and social psychology, these authors present actual cases of caring procedures that have worked in practice, together with an analysis of the basic psychodynamic factors that encourage caring behaviour in society.

              ISBN 9780275951986
              Published 30 August 1995 by ABC-CLIO
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              Toward a Caring Society: Ideas into Action
                

              Toward a Caring Society: Ideas into Action (Paperback)

              By Oliner, Pearl M.; Oliner, Samuel P.

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              Delineates principles and practices for implementing care in the family, the schools, the workplace, and the place of worship.

              ISBN 9780275954536
              Published 24 August 1995 by ABC-CLIO
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              Altruistic Personality: Rescuers Of Jews In Nazi Europe
                

              Altruistic Personality: Rescuers Of Jews In Nazi Europe (EPUB ebook)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.

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              Why, during the Holocaust, did some ordinary people risk their lives and the lives of their families to help others--even total strangers--while others stood passively by? Samuel Oliner, a Holocaust survivor who has interviewed more than 700 European rescuers and nonrescuers, pro ...

              ISBN 9781439105382
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              Published 1 April 1992 by Simon & Schuster Ltd
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              Do Unto Others: Extraordinary Acts Of Ordinary People
                

              Do Unto Others: Extraordinary Acts Of Ordinary People (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.

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              A Holocaust survivor and sociologist sheds light on, and celebrates, the motivations behind the benevolent actions of ordinary people. A passing motorist stops to help the passengers of a car that has crashed into an embankment. A hospice volunteer begins her shift in hospital wa ...

              ISBN 9780813342870
              Published 5 November 2004 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              Embracing the Other: Philosophical, Psychological, and Historical Perspectives on Altruism
                

              Embracing the Other: Philosophical, Psychological, and Historical Perspectives on Altruism (Hardback)

              Edited by Oliner, Pearl M.; Oliner, Samuel P.; Baron, Lawrence; Blum, Lawrence; Blum, Lawrence A.

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              This text emerged primarily as a response to recent research on a manifestation of real-life altruism, namely to recent studies of non-Jewish rescuers of Jews during World War II. The book addresses issues in varied disciplines, while centering on shared themes.

              ISBN 9780814761755
              Published 1 December 1992 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              Embracing the Other: Philosophical, Psychological, and Historical Perspectives on Altruism
               

              Embracing the Other: Philosophical, Psychological, and Historical Perspectives on Altruism (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              Edited by Oliner, Pearl M.; Oliner, Samuel P.; Baron, Lawrence; Blum, Lawrence

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              All but buried for most of the twentieth century, the concept of altruism has reemerged in this last quarter as a focus of intense scholarly inquiry and general public interest. In the wake of increased consciousness of the human potential for destructiveness, both scholars and t ...

              ISBN 9780814761908
              Published 15 July 1995 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The Nature of Good & Evil: Understanding the Many Acts of Moral and Immoral Behaviour
               

              The Nature of Good & Evil: Understanding the Many Acts of Moral and Immoral Behaviour (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.

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              Samuel P. Oliner's explorati

              ISBN 9781557788962
              Published 12 April 2012 by Paragon House Publishers
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              Who Shall Live
               

              Who Shall Live (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.; Lee, Kathleen

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              The story of Wilhelm Bachner, a Polish Jew who provided false identity papers to dozens of Jews, saving them from certain death. Includes interviews with Bachner and some of those he saved. This fascinating story must be read for it proves that it was po

              ISBN 9780897336017
              Published 15 June 2010 by Academy Chicago Publishers
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              Who Shall Live?: The William Bachner Story
               

              Who Shall Live?: The William Bachner Story (Hardback)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.; Lee, Kathleen

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              This is the breathtaking story of the 'Jewish Oskar Schindler', Wilhelm Bachner, the man responsible for saving more than fifty Jews -- and Gentiles -- from almost certain death at the hands of the Nazis.

              ISBN 9780897334372
              Published 15 December 1996 by Academy Chicago Publishers
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              Altruistic Personality: Rescuers Of Jews In Nazi Europe
                

              Altruistic Personality: Rescuers Of Jews In Nazi Europe (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Oliner, Samuel P.; Oliner, Pearl M.

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              Examines the reasons why some people risked their lives to help the Jews in Nazi Europe. The book reveals that many of these acts of bravery were not the result of the heroic impulse, but were a matter of keeping faith with a sense of morality taught from childhood.

              ISBN 9780029238295
              Published 1 April 1992 by Simon & Schuster
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