Ashford 4: – Week 3 – Discussion 2
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses.
Social History of the Holocaust
Discuss all of the following questions using examples from the text and providing your own original analysis.
- What was life like for Jews in both the ghettos and concentration camps?
- What would cause German soldiers and citizens to participate in the systematic killing of an entire ethnic population?
- What was it like for ordinary citizens in the occupied areas?
- What choices were they forced to make?
- Did they collaborate or resist occupation?
- Why do you think they made those choices?
Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Support your claims with examples from required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts by Day 7.
Carefully review the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate this Discussion Thread.