RLST 274 - Contemporary Jewish History: 1917 to the Present

Description
Jewish civilization in the 20th century with attention to interwar years, the attempted destruction of European Jewry in World War II and the resistance of the Jews. Post-war issues are examined: including the Allies and the United Nations, the emergence of new centers in Europe and Israel, Jews in the former Soviet Union, Jewish identity struggle in America and post-Holocaust thought. Class Notes: combined with HIST 274 and JDST 274.
Credits
3
Attributes
Culture (GEP) Social Sciences (GEP) Culture (GFR) Social Sciences (GFR)
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Recent Semesters
Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Fall 2017
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Avg. Class Size
47
Avg. Sections
1