HDS 2467

Fascism, the Churches and Antisemitism, 1919-1939

Kevin James Madigan


In this course we will examine the emergence in the interwar period in Europe, especially in Italy and Germany of fascist and totalitarian regimes. The focus of the course will be on the relationship of the churches to these regimes and to the importance and effects of antisemitism in these regimes. Note: Minimum of one year of European history, preferably in the post-medieval period.

Enrollment Limited: Yes. Instructor's permission required
Open to BTI Students: Yes
Jointly offered as Religion 2482

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0.50 credits
Spring 2015
Wed 1pm-3pm
Andover Hall Room 118

Relationship to Program Requirements

Program Requirement Area / Category / Art / Designation
MTS Area(s) of Focus
  • History of Christianity
MDiv Distribution Category/ies
  • Christianity
  • Judaism
MDiv Art(s) of Ministry
  • Religious Education and Spiritual Development
Language Course Designation(s) None