Judaism, Antisemitism, and the Holocaust. Judaism Monotheistic religion Culture and religion, NOT a race or ethnicity Roots of both Christianity and Islam.

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Judaism, Antisemitism, and the HolocaustJudaism, Antisemitism, and the HolocaustJudaismMonotheistic religionCulture and religion, NOT a race or ethnicityRoots of both Christianity and IslamTalmud: most important Jewish book, contains teachings and applications of the Jewish bible, Jewish law derived from this bookJudaism, cont.Torah: Jewish bible (first five books of the Old Testament) (often called the Written Torah)Kabbalah: Jewish philosophy that reveals how the universe and life workRosh Hashanah: Jewish new year, eight days long, ends with Yom KippurYom Kippur: Jewish holy day spent in atonement (asking for forgiveness for sins)Antisemitism: prejudice against or hatred of JewsJewish Holocaust TermsNazi Party: National Socialist German Workers PartyFascistpolitical party with one person in charge (dictator), rules emphasize nation over individualSS (Schutzstaffel): Nazi paramilitary organization charged with protecting Hitler and carrying out his plans. Ran concentration camps.Holocaust Terms, Cont.Kapo: Jewish prisoner responsible for supervising other JewsGhetto: a confined area in a city where members of a minority group must liveFirst Jewish ghetto was in Venice, Italy in 1516Literary Terms in NightIrony: what happens isnt whats expected to happenSymbolism: an element in the story represents something else (ex: tree symbolizes new life)Imagery: using language to construct a mental image in the readers headMotif: a reoccurring image or idea that contributes meaning to the story as a whole

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