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mar3_lec4 - March 3, 2011 FINAL EXAM: March 19, at home...

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March 3, 2011 FINAL EXAM: March 19, at home (send questions at 6 pm the night before, turn in no later than day of at 6 pm) The Plot Against America (cont’d) - Their family is part of the reformed church (not strict, but still visit synagogue and celebrate holidays) [orthodox, conservative, reform (type of churches)] - Not rich, not poor, live in mostly Jewish neighborhood in Newark; middle class - Anti-Semitism still exists in the US What’s the difference between Judaism in the 40’s and Judaism today? Who’s narrating this book? (boy, Philip) Is he narrating it in the consciousness of a 7 year old boy? No. FEAR in the book In the 1920-30’s after the Johnson Act, there is a rise of anti-Semitic feelings. Case of Leo Frank Henry Ford produced newspaper that was systematically printing anti-Semitic speech Sense of guilt among American Jews and non-American Jews for being unable to save the European Jews Palestine under British occupation in 1917; promises a homeland of Jews (Zionist)
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course COM 25 taught by Professor Staff during the Winter '08 term at UC Davis.

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