World Systems and the Coming of WW2 (1)

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World Systems and the Coming of WW2 Liberal Capitalism under attack Impact of World War o Disillusionment o Economic Depression- also due to Germany’s required war reparations o Colonial Discontent Weak Democracies o Germany o Italy o France o Japan Authoritarian Regimes as “modern” Italian Fascism (The Far Right), 1920’s- Benito Mussolini makes it oppressive and centralized Ideologies of Mussolini o Attack on individualism-individuals weak, only state o Violence as regenerative-violence, such as war would take weak, fragmented society and transform it o Nationalist Pride-you belonged to nation o Cult of Strong Dictator Soviet Communism (the Far Left),1920’s o Stalin o Socialism-opposite of capitalism; commonly owned o Collectivization o Nationalism and Strong Dictator German Fascism: Hitler and the Nazis Fallout from World War Purge of Opponents, early 1930’s “Fuhrer Power”- not “State Power” Anti-Semitism and Final Solution-only the Aryan race was superior and the Final Solution was
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2012 for the course HIST 2112 taught by Professor Flemming during the Spring '08 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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