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Courageous women of the Confessing Church (Bekennende Kirche) in opposition to Nazi racial policy

Research field:Diktaturforschung
Research field:Herrschaft und Gesellschaft (Project completed)
Coordination:Dr. Clemens Vollnhals


The anthology organised by Clemens Vollnhals in collaboration with Manfred Gailus (TU Berlin), which originated from a conference held by the HAIT for the Protestant Church Congress in Dresden in 2011, devotes ten biographical portraits to the hitherto neglected resistance of courageous women of the Confessing Church against Nazi Jewish policy. V&RunipressGöttingen published the anthology in early summer 2013 as volume 65 in itsseries Reports and Studies.