Dr. Carol Edelman

Dr. Carol Edelman
Department of Sociology and Social Work
California State University, Chico
Chico, CA 95929-0445
Phone: 530-898-4646
Fax: 530-898-4571
E-Mail: cedelman@csuchico.edu

Dr. Carol Edelman has been on the faculty of California State University, Chico since 1980. She is an associate professor of sociology in the Department of Sociology and Social Work. For the last 15 years she has actively been involved in scholarship, research and creative work on the general topic of the Jewish response to the Holocaust. Her research work includes investigation into the Jewish social structure before and during the Holocaust in Eastern Europe; research into cultural responses to the genocide of the Jews; and interviewing and collecting materials on social issues from survivors.

Each semester, she and Sam Edelman teach a course on campus entitled Perspectives on Genocide in the 20th Century. With Sam , she is the recipient of numerous grants for her work as well as the Corporation for Public Broadcasting Award for Outstanding Documentaries in the Humanities for her documentary on cultural responses to Genocide. She is currently completing a book on the Holocaust entitled Underground Without Bullets.

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