Western Civilization 1648 to the Present_Cruz_Date_042210

Western Civilization 1648 to the Present_Cruz_Date_042210 -...

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How was the new Germany? Large Prosperous Conservative Technology o Gerdinand Graf von Zeppelin Zeppelin Airship company World Steel Production Evolution of German nationalism From conservative pragmatic to imperialistic after 1890 The rise of ethnic nationalism: The Volkisch (Volkish) movement Volkisch movement o Has connotations of folksy, folkloric and populist. It comes from the German word das Volk meaning people, nation. What is known the Volkisch movement was a variety of groups and individuals in the early 20 th century Germany who interpreted national identity with a romantic approach emphasizing the uniqueness of German history, language, folklore, values and race o Intellectual and political components of the Volkish movement Sentimental patriotism Emphasized German distinctiveness Folklore, idiosyncratic features etc. Conceived the Germans as a simple good and reliable people of superior moral quality Rejected cultural pollution from external influences Environmentalist and conservative
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