Undergraduate Module Descriptor
SOC2046A: The Holocaust, Genocide and Society
This module descriptor refers to the 2022/3 academic year.
|Term(s) and duration|
This module will run during term 1 (11 weeks) and term 2 (11 weeks)
Dr Nigel Pleasants (Convenor)
IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY TAKEN PHL3046 / SOC3046 YOU CANNOT TAKE THIS MODULE
|Available via distance learning|
On this module you will inquire into the nature and conditions of genocide and the Holocaust and reflect on what can be learned from these phenomena in aid of understanding human nature and social organisation in modern society. You will develop interdisciplinary perspectives and insights that draw on theories, methodologies and concepts from sociology, social psychology, historical explanation and moral philosophy.