Joshua Rubenstein

Joshua Rubenstein wrote and edited "Shot by Shot: The Holocaust in German-Occupied Territory" as Scholar-in-Residence at Facing History and Ourselves. He is an associate at Harvard University’s Davis Center for Eurasian and Russian Studies and the author and editor of several books on Soviet Jewish history.

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Why We Need to Continue Studying the Holocaust

Posted by Joshua Rubenstein on January 15, 2015


Just because an episode in history took place long ago does not mean that we stop asking questions about it, about whose stories are told as we remember, and about what our assumptions about history mean for our lives today.

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Topics: Antisemitism, Human Behavior, Facing History Resources, Holocaust, Genocide/Collective Violence, Facing History and Ourselves, History

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