Karl Dietrich Bracher (13 March – 19 September ) was a German political scientist .. In , Bracher welcomed the fall of the East German dictatorship and German reunification. Bracher did not feel the East German SED . The German Dictatorship has 48 ratings and 4 reviews. Meirav said: An extensive and thorough book about everything related to the german dictatorship – f. Bracher, Karl Dietrich: The German Dictatorship. The Origins, Structure and Effects of National Socialism.

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During the Historikerstreit Historians’ Dispute of the —88, Bracher argued in a letter to the editor of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung published bracyer 6 September that nothing new was being presented by either side. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dorothee and his children, Christian and Susanne, survive him. I personally like books on World War Two, and this one was very educational like. Born in StuttgartBracher was awarded a Ph. Unwin Hyman, pages Entstehung, Struktur, Folgen des Nationalsozialismus.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Bracher believed that totalitarianismwhether from the Left or Right, is the leading threat to democracy all over the world, and has argued that the differences between the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany were of degree, not kind.

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Into this vacuum, with the help of the reactionaries grouped around the aged president, Paul von Hindenburgstepped the Nazis. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, germman engage customers. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: Show 25 25 50 All.

Bracher develops his arguments carefully and he helps create a picture of a society losing its grip and inviting Hitler to destroy it.

Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Bereiche des deutschen Widerstandes von — in Lebensbildern pages 97 from International AffairsVolume 35, Issue 1, January Neither a national nor a socialist apologetic can be supported on that basis”.

Their feelings combined with the “stab in the back” myth created by the German high command, to blame the politicians of the Weimar Republic and the Allies for Germany’s plight. A Reader’s GuideHarmondsworth, page I thought “oh oh” I better start it now. This book deserves wide spread praise for being both erudite and analytical about the rise of Hitler. The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Review of Die Auflosung der Weimarer Republik: A History of Nazi Germany Paperback.

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Bracher married Dorothee Schleicher, the niece of Dietrich Bonhoeffer. Myth and reality coined the term “Intentionist” as part of an attack against Bracher and Klaus Hildebrandboth of whom Mason accused of focusing too much on Hitler as an explanation for the Holocaust.


If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Bracher argued that the system of “presidential government” was intended to and had the effect of weakening democracy, and that in no way was “presidential government” forced on Hindenburg and his Chancellors by an unmanageable crisis.

Shirer ‘s The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich were best-sellers, while a book like Die nationalsozialistische Machtergreifungwhich Laqueur regarded as infinitely better work of scholarship then Shirer’s book was unlikely ever to be translated into English, let alone become a bestseller. Their analysis also brings with it, in another way, the vague leftist talk about fascism and reaction” [25].

An extensive and thorough book about everything related to the german dictatorship – from 19th century ideas that were the root of the nazi ideaology to after the end of WW2 and beyond.

Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. It should be noted that Bracher in writing of a “loss of power” and a “power vacuum” was referring to the decay of the democratic system, not a weakening of the state. After completing a dissertation on decline and progress in the thought of the early Roman empire, he returned to the US to study for a year at Harvard. Refresh and try again.