New religions and the Nazis

by Karla O. Poewe

Publisher: Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • National socialism -- Religious aspects.,
  • Germany -- Religion -- 20th century.,
  • Germany -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKarla Poewe.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBL980.G3 P64 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 218 p. :
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22716243M
ISBN 100415290244, 0203508440, 0415290252

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In particular the fact that the Nazis hated "Jewish-Christianity" which they saw as a form of "cultural imperialism" was a real insight to me. I strongly recommend this book to anyone intersted in the history of the twentieth century, cults and new religions, or the way politicians create and manipulate by: New Religions and the Nazis is a welcome addition to the new wave of scholarship that reveals key components in the peculiar constitution of Nazism’s alternative modernity.

It also has the unusual merit of encouraging political scientists to scrutinize the barely hidden political agenda lurking with the ‘metapolitics’ of the European New /5(4). This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history – the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s –World War I conditions threw Germans into major turmoil.

The loss of the war, the Weimar Republic and the punitive Treaty of Versailles all caused widespread discontent and resentment.5/5(1). This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history - the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s Germany.

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Karla Poewe argues that Nazism was the unique consequence of post-World War I conditions in Germany, a reaction against the decadence of nineteenth. Therefore, when anthropologist Prof. Karla Poewe of Calgary University in Canada comes out with a book titled New Religions and the Nazis (Routledge, Oxon & New York ), critics are on the alert for signs of bias.

But let us first of all appreciate the new factual data presented by the author. Prof. Poewe does a real historian's job. Get this from a library. New Religions and the Nazis. [Karla Poewe] -- This book illuminates an important but neglected part of Nazi history - the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s Germany.

This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history - the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s Germany. Synopsis This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history - the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s Germany.

Post - World War I conditions threw Germans into major turmoil. The loss of the war, the Weimar Republic and the 5/5(1). Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

In5 years prior to the annexation of Austria into Germany, the population of Germany was approximately 67% Protestant and 33% Catholic, while the Jewish population was less than 1%. [better source needed] A census in Maysix years into the Nazi era and after the annexation of mostly Catholic Austria and mostly Catholic Czechoslovakia into Germany, indicates that.

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Description at : “Karla Poewe illuminates an important but neglected part of Nazi history: the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s Germany. Looking at traditional German occultism as well as the established Church, this book takes new religions founded in the pre-Nazi and Nazi years, especially.

As showed in the first article of this series, Hitler's Neopaganism and Anti-Christianity, and in anthropologist and historian Karla Poewe's book New Religions and the Nazis (Amazon USA), being neopagan in the s and s was deeply linked to opposition to the Jewish-Christian tradition.

Below is Richard Steignmann-Gall's review of Karla Poewe's New Religions and the Nazis. Poewe's book first appeared inpublished by Routledge. Steigmann-Gall's review was posted to H-NET in May of H-NET BOOK REVIEW Published by [email protected] (May ) Karla Poewe. _New Religions and the Nazis_. New York: Routledge.

New Religions and the Nazis is an attempt by a leading anthropologist to analyze the construction of the sacred within Nazi ideology. Poewe was inspired to inquire into the relationship between politically religious aspects of Nazi ideology and Germanic religions after analyzing the interwar archives of the Berlin Mission Society.

As Karla Poewe points out in New Religions and the Nazis (), political cultists would typically mix “pieces of Yogic and Abrahamic traditions” with “popular notions of science—or rather pseudo-science—such as concepts of ‘race,’ ‘eugenics,’ or ‘evolution.’” It was this opportunistic amalgam of ideas that helped.

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Ernst Bergmann. Bergmann, in his work, Die 25 Thesen der Deutschreligion (Twenty-five Points of the German Religion), expounded the theory that the Old Testament and portions of the New Testament of the Bible were inaccurate. He proposed that Jesus was of Aryan origin, and that Adolf Hitler was.

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Title: New Religions And The Nazis Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Decem Publisher: Taylor and Francis Language: English. Karla Poewe. New Religions and the York: Routledge, xii+ pp. $ (cloth). [Book Review: New Religions and the Nazis] Article in The Journal of Religion 87(2) April with 2 Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Horst Junginger.

The Nazi State and the New Religions: I would like to thank Professor King for the opportunity to share these two chapters with our readers. The chapters have been reproduced exactly as found in her book, including any grammatical or spelling mistakes.

This book sheds light on an important but neglected part of Nazi history – the contribution of new religions to the emergence of Nazi ideology in s and s Germany. Post –World War I conditions threw Germans into major turmoil.

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Read about New Religions and the Nazis. Now available. 1. The Old Testament and many parts of the New Testament were not suitable for a new Germany. 2. Christ was a Nordic martyr who was put to death by the Jews. Christ was a warrior whose death rescued the world from Jewish dominance.

3. Adolf Hitler is the new Messiah sent to earth to save the world from Jews. 4. The swastika should become the symbol of .New Religions and the Nazis: Poewe, Karla: : Libros.

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