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I. History – II. Philosophy of Religion – III. Dogmatics and Ethics – IV. Practical Theology – V. Treatment in Education

I. History

Hitler assumed power in Germany on Jan 30, 1933. From this date onwards, racism and Antisemitism/Anti-Judaism became central components of the Nazi system (National Socialism). During the first months the NSDAP instigated anti-Semitic riots and campaigns of terror tha…

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Bankier, David, Cohn-Sherbok, Dan, Sarot, Marcel and Schröder, Bernd, “Holocaust”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 18 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_10024>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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