Course Description

LAWS 6420
Law and the Holocaust
General Description:
Explores comparative law, jurisprudence, conflicts of laws and international law. Examines the Nazi philosophy of law emanating from its egregious racial ideology, and how it was used to pervert Germany's legal system to discriminate against, ostracize, dehumanize, and eliminate certain classes of people. Studies the role of international law in rectifying the damage by bringing perpetrators to justice and constructing a legal system designed to prevent a repetition.

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LAWS 6420-001

Instructor(s): Harry Reicher

Credits: 1

Meeting Times & Locations:
   Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri   9:00 AM - 12:00 PM   WLAW 301