Discuss all of the following questions using examples from the text   and providing your own original analysis. 

  • What were the causes of World        War II?
  • How did it differ from the        First World War?
  • What role did race and        ethnicity play in the conflict?
  • What role did women play in        the war effort?
  • How did the World War II end?
  • What effect did the War have        on European society and culture?

   Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length. Support your claims   with examples from required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and   properly cite any references. Respond to at least two of your classmates’   posts by Day 7.

  Carefully review the Discussion Forum   Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be   used to evaluate this Discussion Thread.