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"To what extent did Adolf Hitler control Nazi anti Semitic policy in the period 1933-9 and to what extent was the policy erratic and improvised?" When Hitler became Chancellor of Germany, the Nazi Party suddenly found itself in control of a modern state government. Hitler and Nazi ideologists had foreseen that for Germany to become a dictatorship, the Nazi Party and the German government had to become one and the same. Hitler and the hard-core Nazis believed anti-semtisism was an article of faith. Some action against the jews had to be taken. These included the exclusion of jews from public office, a ban on jewish-german marriages, and efforts to "persuade" jews to emigrate. Hitler soon found that translating his racist message into poltical action was far from simple, but on the other hand in 1933 nazi anti-semtic policy was shaped by several factors and was controlled by Adolf Hilter. In the first months of power, Hilter could not ignore the views of Hindenburg and his allies, which were less anti-semtic than ...read more.


Nothing emerged, but the conditions of 1933 returned, Hitler was shown to be in control of nazi anti- semitic policy at this time as he distanced him self from developments, however he did speak out against unauthorised actions and the anti- semitic campaign quietened down. There was still a lot of demand from the Nazis in stopping marriages and sexual relationships between jews and germans. Hitler was to remedy the situation and at the Nuremburg rally Hitler introducded the legislation to regulrise the question of mixed marriages, It was claimed that Hitler was going to declare on foreign not anti- semitic policy. Between 1934 and 1939, the NSDAP began a series of measures to merge the NSDAP and the German government into one entity. It was also during this time that Nazi racial views were transferred to legal practice with Germany becoming an anti-Semitic and racialist state after the passing of the Nuremberg Laws in 1935. ...read more.


taken over by the Nazis and Hitler didn't have much to do with it once again showing him to be in the background but he did have control because many jews were killed by the Nazis and the germans. It is shown by historians that Nazi anti-jewish policy between 1933 and 1939 was shown as erratic and improvised, they believe that Hitler did not have a very clear idea what should be done with jews, apart from turning them into pariahs, but on the other hand it is also shown that Hitler was the principal, if not always the sole driving force of anti-semitism in the nazi movement . Overall I believe that Hitler had many times when he was in control but however he was also shown weak and not in control when he seemed that he was not clear what was to be done with the jews. The fact that Hitler expressed such violent intentions cannot be taken as proof that he was contemplating mass murder. ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

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