8.26Lecture - Some ideas of “western progress” are...

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The Holocaust Genocide State sanctioned attempted murder of a group of people What is Human Behavior? o How can people behave so cruelly? o How can people have such beauracratic detatchment? o What motivated them? o Do people act differently in groups than when an individual? How is it that intellectual/religious traditions came to play such a central/indifferent role in Europe? o
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Unformatted text preview: Some ideas of “western progress” are actually underlying Role of Religion o What leads Jews to be “others?” Individual Responsibility o Medical doctors played a key role o Systems fail us o We are always making choices 3 Levels of the Class o What Happened? o Why/How did it happen? o Significance of some of the theories scholars put forth....
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2008 for the course JS 211g taught by Professor Gillerman during the Fall '07 term at USC.

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