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IB History - Hitler: The Economy and the Organisation of the State

Key questions

  • What were the main economic policies of Nazi Germany?
  • How successful were the policies?
  • What is the historiography of Nazi economic policies?
  • How was the Nazi state organised?
  • What role did the SS and Gestapo play in the Nazi state?
  • Was Hitler a weak dictator?

Journal articles

It's good to do extra reading to further your understanding of a topic, and this will give you a useful insight into the kind of articles you might be reading if you chose to study History at a higher level.

It's also crucial to understand the historiography of historical issues; the ways that different historians have interpreted events, and the patterns we can see in historical writing.