Lesson 1 - "Ubermensch"

Lesson 1 - "Ubermensch"

In lesson 1 we will explore the political thinkers and philosophers who influenced Hitler and the Nazi vision. Through this exploration it is hoped you will develop a conceptual framework to help explain where Hitler found his inspiration and how he connected with the ideals of ordinary Germans.

The thinkers we will examine are:

F. Nietzsche

J.G. Fichte

G. Ritter von Schonerer

J.G. Herder

H.S. Chamberlain

Unit 1-Lesson 0 - Introduction.pdf (3,5 MB)


Frederick Nietzsche.docx (25258)
Georg Ritter von Schonerer.docx (56558)
Houston Stewart Chamberlain.docx (51434)
Johann Gottfried Herder.docx (92072)
Johann Gottlieb Fichte.docx (79410)

Thinkers Grid.docx (13161)
Influence on Hitler summary sheet.docx (153768)