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Course Exam

010033 VO Beyond Despair? (2012W)

Jüdische Literatur des 20. und 21. Jahrhunderts im Angesicht von Krieg und Shoa: F. Kafka, F. Werfel, St. Zweig, E. Wiesel, J. Amery, A. Sutzkever, A. Appelfeld

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 1 - Katholische Theologie

Monday 04.03.2013


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Examination topics

Lecture, duscussion of texts; E-learning (Moodle).

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral exam

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

The students are to know
- why and how the authors and selected parts of their works we will be dealing with were and are ways of resistance against catastrophes;
- the relevance of faith in connection with resistance of that kind;
- that religious confession does not decrease or idealize the catastrophes, but turns it to a quest of God;
- and that these authors belong to the long history of the Jewish memory.

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