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CLIP 3267

Why was the Weimar Republic weak?

Why was the Weimar Republic weak?
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Ideas for use in class
  • Could be used to answer the question 'why did people hate the Weimar Republic?'. Information in the clip could be linked to different groups in Germany to explain what they disliked about the Weimar Republic as part of a plenary or revision session after the topic has been taught. Students could watch the clip without sound and create a Nazi propaganda film describing the weaknesses of the Weimar Republic.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 4x3

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