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The Resource Art as politics in the Third Reich, by Jonathan Petropoulos

Art as politics in the Third Reich, by Jonathan Petropoulos

Label
Art as politics in the Third Reich
Title
Art as politics in the Third Reich
Statement of responsibility
by Jonathan Petropoulos
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The political elite of Nazi Germany perceived itself as a cultural elite. This work explores their cultural aspirations by examining the content of art collections held by Nazis. The author demonstrates how they manipulated public policy and their collecting patterns to articulate Nazi ideology
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Petropoulos, Jonathan
Government publication
government publication level undetermined
Illustrations
illustrations
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National socialism and art
  • Art and state
  • Art, German
  • Art, Modern
  • Nazis
  • Germany
Label
Art as politics in the Third Reich, by Jonathan Petropoulos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Harvard University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Part I : Administering art : the competition for cultural control -- The establishment of the National Socialist cultural bureaucracy, 1933-1936 -- Degenerate art and state interventionism, 1936-1938 -- From confiscation to aryanization : the radicalization of cultural policy, 1938-1939 -- Art and avarice abroad : the advent of Nazi plundering in Poland, the Baltic states, and the south Tyrol 1939-1940 -- Occupation and exploitation, 1940-1943 -- The contraction of the cultural bureaucracy, 1943-1945 -- Part II : Collecting art -- An overview of the leaders' collections and methods of acquisition. Adolf Hitler ; Hermann Goring ; Joseph Goebbels ; Joachim von Ribbentrop ; Heinrich Himmler ; Baldur von Schirach ; Hans Frank ; Robert Ley ; Albert Speer ; Martin Bormann ; Arthur Seyss-Inquart ; Josef Burckel -- Art collecting as a reflection of the National Socialist leaders' worldviews -- Art collecting and interpersonal relations among the National Socialist elite -- Art collecting, luxury, and the National Socialist elite's conception of status -- Conclusion -- Appendix : Organizational charts and glossary of key figures
Control code
080782240x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 439 p.
Isbn
9780807822401
Lccn
95011738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Art as politics in the Third Reich, by Jonathan Petropoulos
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Harvard University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-415) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Part I : Administering art : the competition for cultural control -- The establishment of the National Socialist cultural bureaucracy, 1933-1936 -- Degenerate art and state interventionism, 1936-1938 -- From confiscation to aryanization : the radicalization of cultural policy, 1938-1939 -- Art and avarice abroad : the advent of Nazi plundering in Poland, the Baltic states, and the south Tyrol 1939-1940 -- Occupation and exploitation, 1940-1943 -- The contraction of the cultural bureaucracy, 1943-1945 -- Part II : Collecting art -- An overview of the leaders' collections and methods of acquisition. Adolf Hitler ; Hermann Goring ; Joseph Goebbels ; Joachim von Ribbentrop ; Heinrich Himmler ; Baldur von Schirach ; Hans Frank ; Robert Ley ; Albert Speer ; Martin Bormann ; Arthur Seyss-Inquart ; Josef Burckel -- Art collecting as a reflection of the National Socialist leaders' worldviews -- Art collecting and interpersonal relations among the National Socialist elite -- Art collecting, luxury, and the National Socialist elite's conception of status -- Conclusion -- Appendix : Organizational charts and glossary of key figures
Control code
080782240x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 439 p.
Isbn
9780807822401
Lccn
95011738
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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