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Author Hastings, Derek (Derek Keith)

Title Catholicism and the roots of Nazism : religious identity and national socialism / Derek Hastings.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  943.086 H357C    Check Shelf
Edition 1st Oxford University Press pbk.
Description xv, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [253]-284) and index.
Contents Ultramontanism and its discontents : the "peculiarities" of Munich's prewar Catholic tradition -- The path toward positive Christianity : religious identity and the earliest stages of the Nazi movement, 1919-1920 -- Embodying positive Christianity in Catholic Munich : the ideal of religious Catholicism and early Nazi growth, 1920-1922 -- A "Catholic-oriented movement"? The zenith of Catholic-Nazi activism, 1922-1923 -- The Beerhall Putsch and the transformation of the Nazi movement after 1923.
Summary "Derek Hastings illuminates an important and largely overlooked aspect of Nazi history, revealing National Socialism's close, early ties with Catholicism in the years immediately after World War I, when the movement first emerged."--Jacket.
Subject Catholic Church -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Catholic Church. (OCoLC)fst00531720
National socialism -- Religious aspects.
National socialism and religion.
Christianity and politics -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- History -- 1918-1933.
Christianity and politics. (OCoLC)fst00859736
National socialism and religion. (OCoLC)fst01033802
National socialism -- Religious aspects. (OCoLC)fst01033776
Germany. (OCoLC)fst01210272
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0199843457 (paperback)
9780199843459 (paperback)
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