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indoctrination
used in Unbroken by Hillenbrand

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the teaching of beliefs in a manner that gets them accepted without critical question
  • Finally, through intense indoctrination, beatings, and desensitization, its army cultivated and celebrated extreme brutality in its soldiers.
    p. 43.5
  • In Japan's militaristic society, all citizens, from earliest childhood, were relentlessly indoctrinated with the lesson that to be captured in war was intolerably shameful.
    p. 195.2
  • Some guards, intoxicated by absolute power and indoctrinated in racism and disgust for POWs, fell easily into sadism.
    p. 195.7

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