Holocaust: Problems and Interpretations
Friday, October 19 2012
Theoretical framework of Wistrich and Browning
Functionalist vs. Intentionalist?
o Intentionalists accuse functionalists of rationalizing what happened
during the Holocaust
Agree or disagree?
Be sure to read the afterword – it’s important
Born in the depression
A Jewish American social psychologist
Had little interest in his heritage – but he was thinking about the Holocau