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Education in Nazi Germany

Author: Lisa Pine
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Berg, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English editionView all editions and formats
Shaping the minds of the future generation was pivotal to the Nazi regime in order to ensure the continuing success of the Third Reich. Through the curriculum, the elite schools and youth groups, the Third Reich waged a war for the minds of the young. Hitler understood the importance of education in creating self-identity, inculcating national pride, promoting 'racial purity' and building loyalty. Education in Nazi  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Pine
ISBN: 9781845202651 1845202651 9781845202644 1845202643 9781847887658 1847887651 9781847887641 1847887643
OCLC Number: 663822353
Description: ix, 157 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The historical context --
Nazi education policy --
The curriculum and school textbooks --
The Nazi elite schools --
The Hitler Youth --
The League of German Girls.
Responsibility: Lisa Pine.


This book examines how Nazism took shape in the classroom and offers a compelling new analysis of Nazi educational policy. The author convincingly argues that in order to understand National  Read more...


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Education in Nazi Germany provides this re-evaluation of childhood and education during the Third Reich and brings together, for the first time for an English reading audience, a complete text on the Read more...

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