Quantifying the Holocaust: Measuring murder rates during the Nazi genocide
Jan 02, 2019—(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.)
Lewi Stone, Tel Aviv University
(THE CONVERSATION) Even though the Holocaust is one of the best documented genocides in a historical sense, there is surprisingly little quantitative dataavailable, even on major critical events.
What’s more, this history is often told in figures too large to comprehend on the human scale.