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The Third Reich in the ivory tower : complicity and conflict on American campuses

Author: Stephen H Norwood
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Systematic exploration of the nature and extent of sympathy for Nazi Germany at American universities during the 1930s. --from publisher description.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen H Norwood
ISBN: 9780521762434 052176243X
OCLC Number: 263498343
Awards: Commended for National Jewish Book Award (Holocaust) 2009
Description: xi, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Germany reverts to the dark ages : Nazi clarity and grassroots American protest, 1933-1934 --
Legitimating Nazism : Harvard University and the Hitler regime, 1933-1937 --
Complicity and conflict : Columbia University's response to fascism, 1933-1937 --
The Seven Sisters Colleges and the Third Reich : promoting fellowship through student exchange --
A respectful hearing for Nazi Germany's apologists : the University of Virginia Institute of Public Affairs Roundtables, 1933-1941 --
Nazi nests : German departments in American universities, 1933-1941 --
American Catholic universities' flirtation with fascism --
1938, Year of the Kristallnacht : the limits of campus protest.
Responsibility: Stephen H. Norwood.
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