ERIC Number: ED388556
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
World War Two and the Holocaust.
This resource book presents readings that could be used to teach about the Holocaust. The readings are brief and could be appropriate for middle school and high school students. Several photographs accompany the text. The volume has the following chapters: (1) "From War to War" (history of Germany from late 19th Century through the end of World War II with an emphasis on the rise of Hitler and his campaign against Jews); (2) "The Holocaust" (the victims, the ghetto life, death camps, the consequences, etc.); (3) "Chronology 1918-1945" (chart showing by year and month the rise and fall of Nazi Germany, Persecution and Holocaust, and Jewish Response); (4) "Glossary"; (5) "100 Holocaust Discussion Questions (Weimar, Hitler, WWII; Nazism and Jewry; Perpetrators, Bystanders, Rescuers; and General)"; (6) "Selected Bibliography"; and (7) "Illustration Credits." Contains a 31-item bibliography. (EH)
Descriptors: Anti Semitism, Conflict Resolution, Ethnic Bias, Ethnic Discrimination, Jews, Justice, Modern History, Nazism, Peace, Religious Discrimination, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Western Civilization, World War II
The Holocaust Center of Northern California, 639 14th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94118.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Holocaust Center of Northern California, San Francisco.