Publication Title

The Legacy of the Nuremberg Trials

Document Type

Keynote Address

Publication Date



Dr. Robert Watson keynoted a joint meeting between the Jewish Genealogical Societies of Philadelphia and Toronto.

This presentation examines the philosophical, legal, and political debates surrounding the decision to hold the trials as well as the format for the trials, types of trials, and categories of charges and crimes.

We will consider the important legacy of these historic trials for international law and human rights, but also, their impact far beyond.


Jewish Genealogical and Archival Society of Greater Philadelphia (JGASGP) & Jewish Genealogical Society (JGS) of Toronto


Wynnewood, PA


College of Arts and Sciences


This presentation is in partnership with JGASGP and JGS Toronto! Please join us for a members only meeting.

Location: Hybrid Meeting Zoom link to be sent out to membership only.

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