Weimar and Nazi Germany
The Weimar Constitution
The impact of the Treaty of Versailles
1919 -1923: years of crisis?
The Munich Putsch
The Origins of the Nazi Party
1924 - 1929: A Golden era?
German Foreign Policy 1919 to 1933
Germany in the Depression
The Rise of the Nazi party
- Why did people vote for Hitler?
From Chancellor to Fuhrer
The failures of Weimar
Creating a totalitarian state
Nazi methods of control
- Organisation of the Nazi Party
- Obedience to the Fuhrer
Opposition to the Nazi's
- Nazi Ideology
The Economy under the Nazi's
- The 2nd 4 Year Plan
- Evaluation of the 4 Year Plan
- How successful was the policy of Autarky?
- German Labour Front
- Dr Robert Ley
Nazi Foreign Policy
- Did Hitler plan to have a Second
Education in Nazi Germany
Women in Nazi Germany
- The Jewish Problem in 1933
- Anti-Jewish Legislation
- Policy 1933 - 1937
- Origins of Anti-Semitism
Origins of Anti-Semitism in Germany
The Nazis did not invent Anti-Semitism nor did they conceive or concoct
many of the images and caricatures that Jews were subjected to in the
12 Nazi years of terror and tyranny. For centuries Christian countries
* Pogroms (legalised and police promoted riots) raged in the Russia
* In France, the Jews had suffered indignity after the trial of Alfred
Dreyfus, a Jewish General wrongly accused and sentenced for falsely selling
French army secrets. The crowds at his trial did not shout, 'death to
Dreyfus' but "....Death to the Jews...".
* In Germany, the Jew was granted equal legal status under the constitution
of the Weimar Republic (1919). This did not always translate to actual
status and equality but nonetheless it was a change that Jews in Germany
had not expected.
* When Hitler arrived in power (1933) he had made no secret in the pervious
years of his distaste and hatred of the Jew. He made no secret of his
desire for the removal of their rights and properties and expulsion from
With the onset and popularity of Eugenics, that human society was built
up on the platform of strong cultures and weaker races, the struggle for
survival took on a new message for Hitler and his vision. Hitler was influenced
by these ideas in his early years in Vienna as a failed artist and they
were prevalent in his speeches and writings after his war experiences
- especially in Mein Kampf.
- How far did Germany recover under Stresemann?
- How did the Nazi party develop, upto 1929?
- How did Hitler become Chancellor?
- Howdid Hitler create a dictatorship?
- What were the main features of Totalitarian
- What were the benefits of Nazi rule?
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