The German Left and the Weimar Republic: A Selection of Documents (Historical Materialism Book)

The German Left and the Weimar Republic: A Selection of Documents (Historical Materialism Book)


The German Left and the Weimar Republic illuminates the historical past of the political left by way of offering a variety of files on numerous facets of socialist and communist task in Germany. Separate chapters take care of the coverage of Social Democracy out and in of presidency, the makes an attempt of the Communist occasion to overthrow the Weimar Republic, after which later to help it. Later chapters flow clear of the political scene to accommodate the attitudes of the events to key social matters, specifically questions of gender and sexuality.

The booklet concludes with a presentation of files on numerous teams of socialist and communist dissidents. some of the files are made available for the 1st time, and every bankruptcy starts with an unique advent indicating the present country of research.

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