Germans and Jews

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Historian George Mosse explored a critical time in German history when thinkers of both the left and the right shared a common goal: solving the problems of contemporary society by creating a force that would eliminate both Marxism and bourgeois society-?a "third force" beyond communism and capitalism. This pervasive turn in ideology had profound effects on German history?left-wing political efforts became increasingly unrelated to reality, while the right finally discovered in...
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Overview


Historian George Mosse explored a critical time in German history when thinkers of both the left and the right shared a common goal: solving the problems of contemporary society by creating a force that would eliminate both Marxism and bourgeois society-—a "third force" beyond communism and capitalism. This pervasive turn in ideology had profound effects on German history—left-wing political efforts became increasingly unrelated to reality, while the right finally discovered in fascism the "third force" it had been seeking.
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"A chilling illustration of the harm that can be done by idealistic men who have a contempt for reality."—New York Times
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  • ISBN-13: 9780737263497
  • Publisher: Wayne State University Press
  • Publication date: 7/28/1987
  • Pages: 259

Meet the Author


George L. Mosse (1919–1999) was the John C. Bascom Professor of European History and the Weinstein-Bascom Professor of Jewish Studies at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He was also the Koebner Professor of History at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and was selected to be the first scholar-in-residence at the Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. He had also taught at the University of Iowa, Cornell University, Cambridge University, and Tel Aviv University. He was the author of more than two dozen books, including The Crisis of German Ideology, Nationalism and Sexuality, Toward the Final Solution, and his memoir, Confronting History.
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