- What was the Holocaust?
- Is the Holocaust explicable?
- Comparisons with other genocides
- Overall interpretations: Zygmunt Bauman, Jeffrey Herf, Goetz Aly
- Overall interpretations: Daniel J. Goldhagen, John Weiss, Saul Friedländer
- Jewish resistance—myth or reality?
- Unarmed resistance and other responses
- The problem of gender: the case of Gisi Fleischmann
- Theology, or God the surgeon
- Rescue attempts: the case of the Auschwitz protocols
- From the Holocaust to the state of Israel
Appendix. Speech to the Bundestag