Nazi Germany

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: 43.373; Last Offered: Summer 2015;

Course Description

This course looks at the period 1933-1945 (the period of the Third Reich) in Germany from the perspectives of economics, politics, society, and the arts. In the course, we will read preeminent historians who have written on each of these themes in order to gain a firm understanding of the historical debates that surround the period. Specific subjects include the Nazi consolidation of power, the increasingly brutal nature of anti-Semitic policies, the power struggles among chief Nazi officials, the ideologies and personae of figures like Hitler, Rosenberg, and Goebbels, the nature of Nazi art and cultural policies, and the path to war.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 3;

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