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Mothers of the nation [electronic resource] : right-wing women in Weimar Germany / Raffael Scheck.

By: Scheck, Raffael, 1960-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, c2004Description: 1 online resource (xv, 234 p.).ISBN: 1845205561; 9781845205560; 1417598093 (electronic bk.); 9781417598090 (electronic bk.); 1280339349; 9781280339349.Subject(s): Deutschnationale Volkspartei | Demokratische Volkspartei (Germany) | Women -- Political activity -- Germany -- History -- 20th century | Conservatism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century | National socialism and women | Germany -- Politics and government -- 1918-1933 | Democratische Volkspartei (Germany) | Electronic books | Vrouwen | Rechts (politiek) | Weimar-republiek | Deutsche Volkspartei | Deutschnationale Volkspartei | Deutsche Volkspartei | Deutschnationale Volkspartei | Sozialpolitik | Weibliches Parteimitglied | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- General | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- National | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Reference | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- EssaysGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleDDC classification: 320.0820943 Other classification: 15.70 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Preliminaries; Contents; Preface; List of Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 Women's Entry into Party Politics; 3 Hostility to Women in Politics; 4 Women's Rights and Housewives Power; 5 Family Youth and Morality; 6 Small Rentiers; 7 Foreign Policy; 8 Women's Local Politics; 9 The Nazi Challenge; Conclusion; Reference Sources; Bibliography; Index;
Summary: What role did right-wing women play in the Nazi rise to power?Mothers of the Nation analyzes the work of women in the German Peoples Party and the German National Peoples Party - parties that covered the range from the moderate to the radical right. Looking at politics on both the local and national level, the author discusses issues ranging from social welfare to foreign policy. He shows that right-wing women, in keeping with the tradition of the German bourgeois womens movement, refused to sta nd up primarily for womens interests and instead invoked the Volksgemeinschaft (community of the p
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Preliminaries; Contents; Preface; List of Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 Women's Entry into Party Politics; 3 Hostility to Women in Politics; 4 Women's Rights and Housewives Power; 5 Family Youth and Morality; 6 Small Rentiers; 7 Foreign Policy; 8 Women's Local Politics; 9 The Nazi Challenge; Conclusion; Reference Sources; Bibliography; Index;

What role did right-wing women play in the Nazi rise to power?Mothers of the Nation analyzes the work of women in the German Peoples Party and the German National Peoples Party - parties that covered the range from the moderate to the radical right. Looking at politics on both the local and national level, the author discusses issues ranging from social welfare to foreign policy. He shows that right-wing women, in keeping with the tradition of the German bourgeois womens movement, refused to sta nd up primarily for womens interests and instead invoked the Volksgemeinschaft (community of the p

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