Minor in Law, Justice and Society - The Holocaust: The Destruction of the Jews of Europe, 1933-1945 HIST 3056   The Holocaust: The Destruction of the Jews of Europe, 1933-1945
CREDIT HOURS: 3
The destruction of most of European Jewry by Nazism and its helpers during the Second World War is studied in the context of centuries-old religious anti Semitism, nineteenth-century Jewish emancipation and the emergence of racist ideology, the political and social situation of Jews in eastern and western Europe after World War I, “legal” and bureaucratic persecution of German Jews culminating in mass killing at Auschwitz and other death camps, and the response of bystander nations to the perpetration of genocide. RECOMMENDED: HIST 2032.03, 2062.03, 2081X/Y.06, 2021.03, 2040X/Y.06, 2112.03
FORMAT: Seminar
PREREQUISITES: One 2000-level course in European History
EXCLUSIONS: HIST 3055.06