The Arts in Nazi Germany: Continuity, Conformity, Change (Vermont Studies on Nazi Germany and the Holocaust)

The Arts in Nazi Germany: Continuity, Conformity, Change (Vermont Studies on Nazi Germany and the Holocaust)


tradition and the humanities performed a critical function within the ideology and propaganda of nationwide Socialism from the early years of the move till the final months of the 3rd Reich in 1945. Hitler and his fans believed that artwork and tradition have been expressions of race, and that "Aryans" by myself have been able to developing precise paintings and keeping real German tradition. This volume's essays discover those and different points of the humanities and cultural existence below nationwide Socialism, and are authored via essentially the most revered experts within the box: Alan Steinweis, Michael Kater, Eric Rentschler, Pamela Potter, Frank Trommler, and Jonathan Petropoulos. the result's a quantity that gives scholars and readers a quick yet concentrated creation to this crucial point of the heritage of Nazi Germany.

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