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Hitler’s Economy

Nazi Work Creation Programs, 1933–1936

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$95.00 • £76.95 • €85.50

ISBN 9780674740716

Publication Date: 08/31/1998


384 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

14 tables


  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • National Socialist Labor Market Statistics: Fact or Fiction?
  • Financing Germany’s Economic Recovery
  • National Socialist Work Creation from Theory to Practice
  • Work Creation in Action: The Conquest of Unemployment
  • Race Policy, Agricultural Policy, and Work Creation: The Hellmuth Plan for the Rhön
  • Local and Regional Efforts in the “Battle for Work”
  • Road Building: “Motorization,” Work Creation, and Preparation for War
  • The “Voluntary” Labor Service under National Socialism
  • From Creating Jobs to Allocating Labor
  • The Nazi Economic Achievement: A Comparative Evaluation
  • Appendix
  • Notes
  • Sources
  • Index

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