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Wave - Morton Rhue
Wave
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One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. When Ben shows his pupils a film about the Nazis' persecution of the Jews, they can't believe it could happen. So he introduces a new disciplinary system in an attempt to shown them how powerful group pressure can be. But things get out of hand. show more
One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools. When Ben shows his pupils a film about the Nazis' persecution of the Jews, they can't believe it could happen. So he introduces a new disciplinary system in an attempt to shown them how powerful group pressure can be. But things get out of hand.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780435123789 (0435123785)
Pages no: 121
Edition language: English
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shell pebble
shell pebble rated it
3.0
This chilling story ought not to be necessary, since anyone looking at the history of Nazism could see that the German people were no more evil than any other people. Inevitably though it is instructive to see a psychological of totalitarian control played out in the context of an American high scho...
sitiwajihah
sitiwajihah rated it
3.0 The Wave: The Classroom is out of Control
Scary.
Awogfli - Bookcroc
Awogfli - Bookcroc rated it
3.0
Kann sich einer von Euch noch an den Film erinnern? Mir ist er sehr stark im Gedächtnis haften geblieben, denn er war einer der wenigen "lehrreichen" Filme, die in der Schule gezeigt wurden und mich auch tatsächlich gefesselt haben.Von der Grundidee her ist das Werk grandios, denn es beschäftigt sic...
Out of the Blue
Out of the Blue rated it
"You thought you were so special!" Ross told them. "Better than everyone outside of this room. You traded your freedom for what you said was equality. But you turned your equality into superiority over non-Wave members. You accepted the group's will over your own convictions, no matter who you had t...
serpensortia
serpensortia rated it
1.0 Wave (New Windmill)
Mich persönlich hat das Buch eher enttäuscht. Obwohl ich den Film nicht kenne (dadurch also nicht voreingenommen bin), hatte ich von dem Buch etwas mehr erwartet. Mir fehlte einwenig die Spannung, ein wenig die Ernsthaftigkeit der Lage, die Eskalation...Nichts von dem kam richtig rüber und das Buch ...
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