Mar21 - Fragile Peace: European Politics, Economy, and...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Fragile Peace: European Politics, Economy, and Culture in the 1920s Key Terms · Weimar Republic · France’s “Little Entente” · Treaty of Rapallo · Treaties (Spirit) of Locarno · Invasion of the Ruhr · Dawes and Young Plans · Freikorps · Dada Movement · Bauhaus I. Post-War European Politics and Diplomacy Europeans could not have the same “return to normalcy” as they had in the United States Rather than forgetting, many Europeans spent a lot of time remembering and thinking about WWI through memoirs, etc. The Weaknesses of Post-War Liberal Democracy o The Specter of Communist Revolution o The Weimar Republic: Stunted At Birth? Not deeply-rooted enough to weather the Great Depression The failure of the German democracy is the big story Europe since WWI o Liberal democracy – the government exists to ensure the rights of the people o Many people wanted to see a return to conservatism France’s Search for Security
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

Mar21 - Fragile Peace: European Politics, Economy, and...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online