MARTIN C. DEAN ‘s Publications:



Martin Dean, Volume Editor, The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos, 1933—1945, vol. II, Ghettos in German-Occupied Eastern Europe(Bloomington: Indiana University Press in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2012) 2013pp.


Robbing the Jews: The Confiscation of Jewish Property in the Holocaust, 1933-1945 (New York: Cambridge University Press in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2008)


Martin Dean, Constantin Goschler and Philipp Ther, eds.,Robbery and Restitution: The Conflict over Jewish Property in Europe (New York, Oxford: Berghahn in cooperation with the USHMM, 2007)


Collaboration in the Holocaust: Crimes of the Local Police in Belorussia and Ukraine, 1941-44(London and New York: Macmillan and St. Martin’s, 2000), also published in Russian as Posobniki Kholokosta(St. Petersburg: Akademicheskii Proekt, 2008) and in French as Voisins et bourreaux: Le genocide en Biélorussie et en Ukraine(Paris: Calman-lévy, 2012)

Austrian Policy during the French Revolutionary Wars, 1796-1799 (Vienna: Military Historical Institute, 1993)



“Le rôle des jeunes tueurs dans la « Shoah par balles » : la participation de la 3e compagnie du bataillon zbV de la Waffen-SS aux massacres dirigés par le Sonderkommando 4a en Ukraine,” Revue d’histoire de la Shoah, no. 213 (mars 2021): 65-87

“The Decentralized System of Nazi Ghettos in Eastern Europe,” in Laura Hilton and Avinoam Patt, Teaching the Holocaust in the 21st Century: Challenges and Necessity (Madison, WI: Wisconsin UP, 2020), pp. 95-116

“Explaining the Location of the Mass Shootings at Babyn Yar on September 29-30, 1941.” Published on the website of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center (2020)


“Survivors of the Holocaust within the Nazi Universe of Camps,” in Hilary Earl and Simone Gigliotti, eds., The Wiley-Blackwell Companion on the Holocaust(Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020)

“A Day in the Life of Ivan Konstantinovich, Defendant then Cooperating Witness,” Victoria Khiterer, ed., Holocaust and Genocide: Trials and Aftermath(Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars, 2020)


“Jewish Survival in Forced Labor Camps for Jews: The Agricultural Camps in Czortkow County of Eastern Galicia, 1942-1944,” in Paul B. Jaskot and Alexandra Garbarini, eds., Lessons & Legacies, Vol. 13,The Holocaust in Social History, Representation, and Theory (Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 2018), pp. 112-140


“Jews Sent into the Occupied Soviet Territories for Labour Deployment, 1942–1943,” in David Stahel and Alex J. Kay, eds., Mass Violence in Nazi-Occupied Europe: New Debates and Perspectives(Bloomington, IN: Indiana UP, 2018), pp. 41-58

“Strategies for Jewish Survival in Ghettos and Forced Labor Camps,” in Victoria Khiterer, ed., Resistance to the Holocaust(Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars, 2017), pp. 38-49

“Robbery in the Netherlands,” in Peter Hayes, ed., How Was It Possible? A Holocaust Reader(Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2015), pp. 410-424

“Generalkommissariat Weissruthenien and the Military Occupied Territories of Eastern Belorussia and Russia: Ghetto Labor Policies between Genocidal Aims and Military-Economic Needs, 1941-1943,” in Jürgen Hensel and Stephan Lehnstaedt, eds., Arbeit in den nationalsozialistischen Ghettos (Osnabrück: fibre, 2013), pp. 257-272

“Regional Patterns of Ghettoization in the Annexed and Occupied Territories of the Third Reich,” in Imke Hansen, Katrin Steffen, and Joachim Tauber, eds., Lebenswelt Ghetto: Alltag und soziales Umfeld während der nationalsozialistischen Verfolgung(Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz, 2013), pp. 37-51

“Ghettos,” in Peter Hayes and John K. Roth, The Oxford Handbook of Holocaust Studies(Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010), pp. 340-353

“Lebensbedingungen, Zwangsarbeit und Überlebenskampf in den kleinen Ghettos: Fallstudien aus den Generalkommissariaten Weissruthenien und Wolhynien-Podolien,” in Christoph Dieckmann und Babette Quinkert, eds., Im Ghetto, 1939-1945: Neue Forschungen zu Alltag und Umfeld (Beiträge zur Geschichte des Nationalsozialismus, 25 (Göttingen: Wallstein, 2009): 54-73

„Die sowjetische und die deutsche Besatzung in Ostpolen aus jüdischer Sicht,“ in Polen unter deutscher und sowjetischer Besatzung 1939-1945, ed., Jacek Andrzej Młynarczyk (Osnabrück: Fibre, 2009), pp. 307-318

“Soviet Ethnic Germans and the Holocaust in the Reich Commissariat Ukraine, 1941-1944,” in Ray Brandon and Wendy Lower, eds., The Shoah in Ukraine: History, Testimony, Memorialization(Bloomington IN: Indiana UP, 2008), pp. 248-271

“Holocaust Research and Generational Change: Regional and Local Studies since the Cold War,” in Doris Bergen, ed., Lessons and Legacies, Volume VIII(Evanston: Northwestern University Press, 2008), pp. 203-221

„Geplündert, verwaltet und verkauft: Die Enteignung der Juden in der besetzten Sowjetunion,“ in Katharina Stengel, ed., Vor der Vernichtung: Die staatliche Enteignung der Juden im Nationalsozialismus(Frankfurt am Main: Campus, 2007), pp. 308-327

“Gospodarka wyzysku: ‘warunki życia’ w gettach na Kresach Wschodnich,” in Zagłada Żydów: Studia i Materiały(Warsaw, 2007) no. 3: 114-131

“La spoliation des ‘biens juifs’ dans le commissariat general des Territoires de l’Est (1941-1944),” in Revue d’histoire de la Shoah(Janvier/Juin 2007) no. 186: 393-409

“Les Conseils juifs en Pologne orientale et en Union sovietique sous l’occupation allemande,” in Revue d’histoire de la Shoah(Juillet/Decembre 2006) no. 185: 291-308

“Schutzmannschaften in Ukraine and Belarus: Profiles of Local Police Collaborators,” in Dagmar Herzog, ed., Lessons and Legacies VII: The Holocaust in International Perspective(Evanston Ill.: Northwestern UP, 2006), pp. 219-232

“The Role of Law in the Seizure of Jewish Property in Nazi-Occupied Eastern Europe,” in Ralf Banken and Johannes Bähr, eds., „Das Europa des ‚Dritten Reichs’“(Frankfurt am Main: Klostermann, 2005), pp. 81-104

“Where Did All the Collaborators Go?” Slavic Review64, no. 4 (Winter 2005): 793-798

“Soviet War Crimes Lists and their Role in the Investigation of Nazi War Criminals in the West, 1987-2000,” published in Alfred Gottwaldt, Norbert Kampe, and Peter Klein eds.,NS-Gewaltherrschaft: Beiträge zur historischen Forschung und juristischen Aufarbeitung(Berlin: Hentrich, 2005) Publikationen der Gedenk- und Bildungsstätte Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz, Band 11, pp. 456-470

“Poles in the German Local Police in Eastern Poland and their Role in the Holocaust,” in Polin, vol. 18 (2005): 353-366

“Local Collaboration in the Holocaust in Eastern Europe,” in Dan Stone, ed., The Historiography of the Holocaust (London: Palgrave, 2004), pp.120-140

“Microcosm: Collaboration and Resistance during the Holocaust in the Mir Rayon of Belarus, 1941-1944,” in Collaboration and Resistance during the Holocaust: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, eds. D. Gaunt, P.A. Levine, and L. Palosuo(Bern: Peter Lang, 2004), pp. 223-260

“Il processo di arianizzazione in Germania. Le imprese multinazionali ebraiche e il trasferimento di capitali all’estero,” in Pasato e Presente, Numero 59 – maggio/agosto (2003): 99-122


“Polen in der einheimischen Hilfspolizei. Ein Aspekt der Besatzungsrealität in den deutsch besetzten ostpolnischen Gebieten,” in Bernhard Chiari, ed., Die polnische Heimatarmee. Geschichte und Mythos der Armia Krajowa seit dem Zweiten Weltkrieg(Munich: Oldenbourg, 2003), pp. 355-368


“The Development and Implementation of Nazi Denaturalization and Confiscation Policy up to the Eleventh Decree to the Reich Citizenship Law of November 25, 1941,”inHolocaust and Genocide Studies, Volume 16, No. 2 (Fall 2002): 217-242

“Jewish Property Seized in the Occupied Soviet Union in 1941 and 1942: The Records of the Reichshauptkasse Beutestelle,”Research Note in Holocaust and Genocide StudiesVol. 14, No. 2 (Spring 2000): 83-101

“Seizure, Registration, Rental and Sale: The Strange Case of the German Administration of Jewish Moveable Property in Latvia (1941-1944)” in Latvia in World War II: Materials of an International Conference, 14-15 June 1999, Riga(Riga, 2000), pp. 372-381

Jon Lawrence, Martin Dean, and Jean-Louis Robert, “The Outbreak of War and the Urban Economy: Paris, Berlin, and London in 1914,” in The Economic History Review, Vol. XLV, No. 3 (August 1992), republished in Jay Winter and Jean-Louis Robert, eds., Capital Cities at War: London, Paris, Berlin 1914-1919(Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997), pp. 135-163

“The German Gendarmerie, the Ukrainian Schutzmannschaftand the ‘Second Wave’ of Jewish Killings in Occupied Ukraine: German Policing at the Local Level in the Zhitomir Region, 1941-44,” in German History Vol. 14, No. 2 (1996): 168-192

“The Choice between War and Peace: the Austrian Political Crisis of August 1796,” in Mitteilungen des Österreichischen Staatsarchivs, 42 (1992): 229-263

“Auschwitz,” in John Campbell, ed., The Experience of World War II (London: Harrap, 1989)

Book Reviews:

Review of Guenter Lewy, Perpetrators: The World of the Holocaust Killers(Oxford: OUP, 2017) in Antisemitism Studies, Vol. 2, No. 2 (Fall 2018): 365-369

Review of Kiril Feferman, The Holocaust in Crimea and the North Caucasus(Jerusalem: Yad Vashem, 2016) in The Soviet and Post-Soviet Review(2018), 1-3

Review of David Cesarani, Final Solution:The Fate of the Jews 1933-1949(New York: St. Martins, 2016) in Zagłada Żydów: Studia i Materiały, nr. 13 (2017):769-771

Review of Leonid Rein, The Kings and the Pawns: Collaboration in Byelorussia during World War II(New York: Berghahn, 2011) in Slavic Reviewvol. 72 no. 3 (Fall 2012): 703-704

Review of Barbara Engelking, Jacek Leociak, The Warsaw Ghetto: A Guide to the Perished City, trans. Emma Harris (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009) in German History(2011)

Martin Dean Reads The Unknown Black Book: The Holocaust in the German-Occupied Soviet Territories, edited by Joshua Rubenstein and Ilya Altman, published in amnesty international(spring 2008)

Review of Götz Aly, Hitlers Volksstaat: Raub, Rassenkrieg und nationaler Sozialismus(Frankfurt am Main: S. Fischer, 2005) in Holocaust and Genocide Studiesvol. 20, no. 3 (Winter 2006): 505-508

Review of Tatjana Tönsmeyer, Das Dritte Reich und die Slowakei, 1939-1945: Politischer Alltag zwischen Kooperation und Eigensinn(Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh, 2003) published in American Historical Review(June 2005): 893


Review of Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung, ed., Verbrechen der Wehrmacht: Dimensionen des Vernichtungskrieges 1941-1944 (Ausstellungskatalog)(Hamburg: Hamburger Edition, 2002), in German History, Vol. 23, No. 1 (2005): 131-132


Review of Christoph Dieckmann/Babette Quinkert/Tatjana Tönsmeyer, eds.,Kooperation und Verbrechen: Formen der “Kollaboration” im östlichen Europa 1939-1945, Beiträge zur Geschichte des Nationalsozialismus, Bd. 19, (Göttingen: Wallstein, 2003) in: sehepunkte4 (2004), Nr. 10 [15.10.2004],



Review of the book by John Authers and Richard Wolffe, The Victim’s Fortune: Inside the Epic Battle over the Debts of the Holocaust(New York: HarperCollins, 2002). The review was published in International Relations(Fall 2002), the journal of the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London


Review of Christian Gerlach, Kalkulierte Morde: Die deutsche Wirtschafts- und Vernichtungspolitik in Weissrussland 1941 bis 1944(Hamburg: Hamburger Edition, 1999) published inGerman History, Vol. 19, No. 3 (2001)


“The Plundering of Jewish Property in Europe: Five Recent Publications Documenting the Process of Property Seizure and Restitution in Germany, Belgium, Norway and Belarus.” Extended Review Essay published in Holocaust and Genocide Studies(2001)

Review of Lawrence Sondhaus, The Naval Policy of Austria-Hungary, 1867-1918: Navalism, Industrial Development, and the Politics of Dualism(West Lafeyette, Indiana: Purdue UP, 1993) in Germany History(1995), 13 (3): 413-414