Weimar Government

Weimar Germany had many coalition governments due to proportional representation and due to...
the parties disagreeing, it mwas impossible for there to be an effective government
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Using article 48 of the constitution, the president could...
make laws witout the consulting the Reichstag (emergencies only)
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He could pass laws by decree which...
could be different in the wrong hands
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General von Hindenburg's job was to establish a...
stable government and to find simple solutions to economic crises
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Between March 1930 and May 1932, the chancellor of Germany was...
Heinrick Brüning, but his economic policies were unpopular
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He raised taxes, cut the level of unemployment benefit and...
reduced te salaries of government employees
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Hitler appealed to the German people's nationalism as...
their pride had been damaged and thought that she was stabbed in the back by cowardly politicans after WW1
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Hitler blamed the Jews for financial problems that hit Germany and...
visual propoganda was effective in showing the Jews as greedy bankers and buissnessmen
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As Hitler was popular, he decided to fight against Hindenburg in the...
presidential elections
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Card 2

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make laws witout the consulting the Reichstag (emergencies only)

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Using article 48 of the constitution, the president could...

Card 3

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could be different in the wrong hands

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Card 4

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stable government and to find simple solutions to economic crises

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Card 5

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Heinrick Brüning, but his economic policies were unpopular

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