The Holocaust

GRS RN 684

  • Historical Consciousness
  • Ethical Reasoning
  • Critical Thinking

Rise of German (and European) antisemitism; rise of Nazism; 1935 Nuremberg Laws; the initial Jewish reaction; racial theory; organizing mass murder including ghettos, concentration camps, killing squads, and gas chambers; bystanders and collaborators (countries, organizations, and individuals); Jewish resistance; post-Holocaust religious responses; moral and ethical issues. Effective Fall 2020, this course fulfills a single unit in each of the following BU Hub areas: Ethical Reasoning, Historical Consciousness, Critical Thinking.

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Katz CAS 211 TR 3:30 pm-4:45 pm Mts w/CAS RN384
Mts w/CAS JS260
Mts w/STH TX884

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