Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

HIS-221 Holocaust and Genocide in Memory and Literature (3)

Explores the reasons for the Holocaust and the nature and history of anti-Semitism. Analyzes why the Holocaust/Final Solution occurred in Germany. Studies resistance and both collaboration and resistance between Nazism and foreign countries. Compares the Holocaust aimed at the extermination of the Jews with genocide and extermination of other groups in history. Uses a comparative framework. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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