Hitler's Ethic: The Nazi Pursuit of Evolutionary Progress

Hitler's Ethic: The Nazi Pursuit of Evolutionary Progress

by R. Weikart
     
 

ISBN-10: 0230618073

ISBN-13: 9780230618077

Pub. Date: 10/13/2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

In this book, Weikart helps unlock the mystery of Hitler's evil by vividly demonstrating the surprising conclusion that Hitler's immorality flowed from a coherent ethic. Hitler was inspired by evolutionary ethics to pursue the utopian project of biologically improving the human race.  See more details below

Overview

In this book, Weikart helps unlock the mystery of Hitler's evil by vividly demonstrating the surprising conclusion that Hitler's immorality flowed from a coherent ethic. Hitler was inspired by evolutionary ethics to pursue the utopian project of biologically improving the human race.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230618077
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
10/13/2009
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
254
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Hitler as Moral Crusader and Liar The Cult of Evolutionary Progress Racial Struggle Morally Upright Aryans and Immoral Jews Hitler's Socialism: Building the People's Community Sexual Morality and Population Expansion Controlling Reproduction to Improve the Human Species The Struggle for Living Space: War and Expansionism Justifying Murder and Genocide Conclusion

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