The Creation of the Nazi Disctatorship

HideShow resource information

The failure of Weimar Germany.

  • Three major themes stand out as fundamental weaknesses in the Weimar Republic:                 
  • The hostility of Gemanys elites
  • Ongoing economic problems
  • Limited base of popular support 

The hostility of Germany's elites: From the very start, the Weimar republic faced the hostility of Germany's established elites (The conservative vested interests in society, e.g the army,


No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all The rise of Germany from 1871 resources »