Nazi Ideology

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Name the 5 main elements of Nazi ideology?
Anti-Semitism; Racism; 'Socialism' (until 1934); Nationalism; Ant-Democratic
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What was the 'Fuhrerprinzip' ?
NSDAP wanted dictatorship and saw the Republic as weak and ineffective
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What were their aims in nationalism?
Wanted to create an empire of the superior German Volk, with supremacy over Eastern Europe. Wanted to destroy the USSR
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Where did Nazi anti-semitism originate from?
Traditional Christian dislike of Jews, and as a scapegoat
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What was the Aryan Race?
The 'superior' German volk
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What idea was used to explain German supremacy?
Social Darwinism
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What happened in 1871?
German Unification after the Franco-Prussian war
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Why was Nazism not original?
Hitler's thinking was found in all Nationalist and Racist writing of the 19th Century. Ideas brought about by fervour of the 1871 unification
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