Can the Nazi Germans Be Re-Educated ? / An Introduction to the de-Nazification Efforts in Hitler's Germany / First Published in 1945 as 'Can the Germa

Can the Nazi Germans Be Re-Educated ? / An Introduction to the de-Nazification Efforts in Hitler's Germany / First Published in 1945 as 'Can the Germa

by Joachim Von Halasz
     
 
In 1945 US soldiers received a copy of 'Can the Germans be Re-educated?' before entering Germany. It explained the impact Nazi propaganda had on the German people and how they might be reeducated. The information was designed to assist the US soldier in dealing with a brainwashed and morally bankrupt people. This pamphlet gives a snapshot of life in Germany at the end

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In 1945 US soldiers received a copy of 'Can the Germans be Re-educated?' before entering Germany. It explained the impact Nazi propaganda had on the German people and how they might be reeducated. The information was designed to assist the US soldier in dealing with a brainwashed and morally bankrupt people. This pamphlet gives a snapshot of life in Germany at the end and after WW2.

The issue of reeducation was part of America's occupation policies. It included denazification, restructuring of the school system, university reform, and cultural exchange.

The reprint of this rare book will be welcomed by scholars of the period as an indispensable primary source offering a valuable perspective on the formation and development of Nazi ideology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781905742141
Publisher:
Foxley Books
Publication date:
01/28/2009
Pages:
56
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.12(d)

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