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Lecture glossaries: depth study

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Fourteen Points
def-woodrow wilson's plan for world peace after WW1.
sig- Although wilson felt his plan would be a great alternative to the treaty of versailles he couldnt step on the any ones toes and go over to a foriegn country telling them what they should do, so he watched the T.O.V crummble.
War guilt clause
def-declared germany and austria were responsible for WW1 .
sig- Germany was forced to accept blame. This ties germany down for a bit but they are still strong and ll this does is anger them
Disarment
def-The revolution of the armal convey and weapons.
sig- can prevent anymore wars or battles.
Polish corridor
def- gave poland land from germany.
sig- fuelled german of poland and versailles
John Maynard Keynes
def- was an english economist with input on the t.o.v.
sig-In an written document he denounced the t.o.v because of the economic consequences. This document got out to the public and the caused a rukus because the people relized that this may be true.
Wiesbaden Accords
def-france agreed to "security, aid,help" germany with the reparations.
sig-agreed to take payment in raw materials and other things such as industrial products
Passive resistance
def- a "peaceful" way of resisting a government.
sig- a non-violent approach to not adhearing to the law.When france tried to overtake germany, they used passive resistance and didn't work. crashed the economy.
Dawes plan
def- A plan to revive the german economy.
sig- Circular flow of foriegn aid back to the U.S all going into germany basically. Ultimately it caused bigger problems any little bit of time that the economy was o.k in germany was just on the surface.
Young plan
def- lowered german reperations and limits how long they had to be.
sig- this plan failed, so germany did'nt have to pay.
Locarno Pact
def- germany and other european nations wanted/agreed to settle disputes peacefully.
sig- germany going league of nations disbanded.
Kellog-briand pact
def- agreement signed in 1928 in which nations agree to pose the threat of war against one another.
sig- ww2 due to this pact was delayed and happened later.
Weimar Republic
def- new democratic government of germany.
sig- It failed and german was placed underneath all burdens.
Dolchstross
def-was a major stabbing in the back.
sig- was ultimately blamed on the jews
and WR
National socialist german workers party
def-made up, consisting of the nazi party.
sig-bender to WW2.
Anton drexler
def- founder of the nazi party.
sig- hitler took over and made it a stonger group controlling germany and ww2.
Putschism
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Stormtroopers
def- the terrorist wing of nazis.
sig- usual by nazi party to put down opposition.
Kapp putsch
def- right wing radical revolt against weimar government.
sig- nobody was about to take over.
Beerhall putsch
def- nov.9, 1923 hitlers organiizing a march on berlin. police stop it by the time it began, hitler & G retreat to a beerhall.
sig- at the beerhall they take their last stand but are subducted, causes hitler to write meinkempf.
Paul von hidenburg
def-became pres. of WR in 1925 was a field marshal, very respected and strong willed.
sig-slowed down the right wing's violence gave the apperance of political stability, established economic stability.
Reichswehr
def- the german army barley-tolerated by weimar republic.
sig- weakened the government and supporter of hitler and what he appeared to be fighting, yearning for.
Heinrich bruning
def- Chancellor of germany; 1930 was a social conservative smart and tough. Had to fix the economic crisis by sound economy promises.
sig- He hurt the people by stopping unemployment benefits and social welfare programs. "Hungar chancelllor"