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Author Ehrenreich, Eric.

Title The Nazi ancestral proof : genealogy, racial science, and the final solution / Eric Ehrenreich
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 234 pages) : illustrations
Contents Racial science -- The origins of racist eugenics in imperial Germany -- The spread of racist eugenics in Weimar -- Making the ancestral proof in Nazi Germany -- The Reich Genealogical Authority and its tasks -- The Reich Genealogical Authority and the ancestral proof -- Three beneficiaries of the ancestral proof -- Other means of generating acceptance of racism -- Racial scientific ideology and the Holocaust
Summary Traces the origins and implementation of the method by which one proved "racial acceptability" in Nazi Germany
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Eugenics -- Government policy -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
National socialism and genealogy.
Race discrimination -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1918-1933.
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007010547
ISBN 0253116872 (electronic bk.)
9780253116871 (electronic bk.)