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4.%20The%20Second%20World%20War - The Second World War...

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The Second World War
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Liberal Traditions Britain Diminishing pie – deficit spending British Commonwealth of Nations 1931 British Union of Fascists 20,000 at height France Depression came late and lasted longest Political instability – 40 ministries in interwar years Popular Front – united against fascism U.S. New Deal KKK most active since post civil war
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Totalitarianism 17 0f 27 countries succumbed Characteristics of Totalitarianism Built around a charismatic leader Suppression of rights, voices, freedoms. Religious zeal and fervor - seen as spiritual revolution
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Totalitarianism cont. An ideological party Immense power of the irrational Glorification of violence. Combination of extreme nationalism and radical conservatism Capitalism unites with totalitarianism
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Britain – policy of appeasement France – another war unthinkable; defensive Maginot Line U.S. – rigid isolation
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