ROBERT H. JACKSON, “OPENING STATEMENT AT THE INTERNATIONAL MILITARY TRIBUNAL” (21 NOVEMBER 1945)

Readings

Bloxham, Donald. Genocide on Trial: War Crimes Trials and the Formation of Holocaust History and Memory. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Bosch, William J. Judgment on Nuremberg: American Attitudes Toward the Major German War-Crime Trials. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1970.

Conot, Robert E. Justice at Nuremberg. New York: Harper & Row, 1983.

Delage, Christian. Caught on Camera: Film in the Courtroom from the Nuremberg Trials to the Trials of the Khmer Rouge. Edited and Translated by Ralph Schoolcraft and Mary Byrd Kelly. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014.

Delage, Christian, and Peter Goodrich, ed. The Scene of the Mass Crime: History, Film, and International Tribunals.New York: Routledge, 2013.

Ehrenfreund, Norbert. The Nuremberg Legacy: How the Nazi War Crimes Trials Changed the Course of History. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2007.

Feltman,Brian K. “Legitimizing Justice: The American Press and the International Military Tribunal, 1945-1946.”The Historian66, no. 2 (2004): 300-319.

Fraser, David. Law after Auschwitz: Towards a Jurisprudence of the Holocaust. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press, 2005.

Frost, Jennifer. “Challenging the ‘Hollywoodization’ of the Holocaust: Reconsidering ‘Judgment at Nuremberg’ (1961).” Jewish Film & New Media1, no 2 (2013):
http://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/jewishfilm/vol1/iss2/3.

Gerhart, Eugene C. Robert H. Jackson: Country Lawyer, Supreme Court Justice, America’s Advocate. 1958 & 1961. Reprint, Buffalo, NY: William S. Hein & Co., Inc./Jamestown, NY: Robert H. Jackson Center, 2003.

Gow, James, Milena Michalski, and Rachel Kerr. “Pictures of Peace and Justice from Nuremberg to the Holocaust: Nuremberg: Its Lesson for Today, Memory of the Camps, and Majdanek: Cemetery of Europe– Missing Films, Memory Gaps and the Impact beyond the Courtroom of Visual Material in War Crimes Prosecutions.” History98, no. 332 (2013): 548–66.

Harris, Whitney R. Tyranny on Trial: The Trial of theMajor German War Criminalsat the End of World War II at Nuremberg, Germany, 1945-1946. Rev. ed. Dallas: Southern Methodist University Press, 1954.

Hariman, Robert, ed. Popular Trials: Rhetoric, Mass Media, and the Law. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1990.

Hasian, Jr., Marouf A. Rhetorical Vectors of Memory in National and International Holocaust Trials.East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2006.

Jackson, Robert H.  The Nürnberg Case. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.

Jackson, Robert H. Report of Robert H. Jackson United States Representative to the International Conference on Military Trails, London 1945. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1949.

Marrus, Michael R. “The Nuremberg Trial: Fifty Years After.” American Scholar 66, no. 4 (1997): 563-570.

Meltzer, Bernard D. “The Nuremberg Trial: A Prosecutor’s Perspective.” Journal of Genocide Research 4, no. 4 (2002): 561-568.

Parry-Giles, Trevor. The Character of Justice: Rhetoric, Law, and Politics in the Supreme Court Confirmation Process. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2006.

Persico, Joseph E. Nuremberg: Infamy on Trial. New York: Viking, 1994.

Reichman, Ravit. The Affective Life of Law: Legal Modernism and the Literary Imagination. Stanford, CA: Stanford Law Books, 2009.

Salter, Michael. Nazi War Crimes, US Intelligence and Selective Prosecution at Nuremberg: Controversies Regarding the Role of the Office of Strategic Services. Oxon: Routledge-Cavendish, 2007.

Taylor, Telford. The Anatomy of the Nuremberg Trials: A Personal Memoir.New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992.

Audio Visual Materials

Judgment at Nuremberg. Directed by Stanley Kramer. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment, 2004. Video Recording.

Legacy of Nuremberg. Directed by Steve Smith. Princeton, NJ: Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2005. Video Recording.

Nuremberg. Directed by Stephen Trombley. New York: Filmakers Library, Inc., 1997.Video Recording.

 

Nuremberg. Directed by Yves Simoneau. Burbank, CA: Warner Brothers, 2000. Video Recording.

 

Nuremberg: The Birth of International Law. Washington, DC: ABA Section of International Law, 2006. Video Recording.

Nuremberg: Nazis Facing their Crimes. Directed by Christina Delage.Montreal: Imavision, 2006. Video Recording.

Nuremberg: Nazis on Trial.  Directed by Paul Bradshaw, Nigel Paterson, and Michael Wadding UK: BBC, 2006. Video Recording.

Nuremberg: Tyranny on Trial. Directed by Don Horan. New York: A&E Home Video, 2005. Video Recording.

 

The Nuremberg Trials. Directed by Michael Kloft. Alexandria, VA: PBS Home Video, 2006. Video Recording.

 

Voices of World War II. New York: Macmillan Pub. Co., 1975. Sound Recording.

On-Line Resources

The Avalon Project at Yale Law School: The International Military Tribunal for Germany, http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/imt.asp.

PBS, “The Nuremberg Trials.” American Experience, http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/nuremberg/timeline/index.html.

“The Nuremberg Trials.” Military Legal Resources, Library of Congress, http://www.loc.gov/rr/frd/Military_Law/Nuremberg_trials.html.

“Nuremberg Trials 60thAnniversary.” Dimensions: A Journal of Holocaust Studies.Anti-Defamation League, http://www.adl.org/education/dimensions_19/section1/trial_chronology.asp

“The Nuremberg Trials and Their Legacy.” United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, http://www.ushmm.org/information/exhibitions/online-features/special-focus/nuremberg-trials-legacy.

“Nuremberg Trials Project: A Digital Document Collection.” [Cambridge: Harvard Law School Library, 2003], Library of Congress, , https://www.loc.gov/item/2003557854.

Robert H. Jackson Center, http://www.roberthjackson.org/.

“Robert H. Jackson.” Oyez, http://www.oyez.org/justices/robert_h_jackson/.

“The War Crimes at Nuremberg.” Harry S. Truman Library & Museum, https://www.trumanlibrary.gov/library/online-collections/war-crimes-trials-at-nuremberg.