HIS 1120 Lecture Notes - Anne Frank House, Dawes Plan, Authoritarianism

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Published on 13 Apr 2013
School
University of Ottawa
Department
History
Course
HIS 1120
18.03.13 Interbellum Europe 1920-1940
Modicum of Stability
- Europeans wanted to find a good economic and political solution
A. 1924 Dawes Plan
- Lower manageable rate for German reparation payments
- US provides loans to Germany to jump start the reparation systems
B. 1925 Treaty of Locarno
- Germany rejoins international community
- Agree to keep reparations in return for French promise to leave Rhineland
- Agrees to respect its western boundaries
- 1926, Join the League of Nations
C. The Spirit of Locarno
- Europe favored international reconciliation and diplomatic engagement over nationalist
rivalry
- The Eastern Boundaries were left ‘unresolved’ a convenient euphemism whose
significance was not lost on the new nations of Eastern Europe, some housing a
significant German population
D. Economic Recovery 1924-1929
E. The Roaring 20’s
- Europe also experienced this era
- Women challenged gender roles, rejected social conventions of modesty
- New cultural forms like dance, jazz and cinema
F. No More War?
- 1929 Kellogg-Briand pact
- Banned the scourge of war as an instrument of policy
- Tried to put war behind them
G. Dark Clouds: Germanys throws off its military shackles
- 1922 Treaty of Rapallo
i. Secret Annex
- Troop training and Military development
- Civilian technology cover, used two versions of products, a civilian front and a secret
military agenda
H. The Age of Illusions
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Europeans wanted to find a good economic and political solution: 1924 dawes plan. Us provides loans to germany to jump start the reparation systems: 1925 treaty of locarno. Agree to keep reparations in return for french promise to leave rhineland. 1926, join the league of nations: the spirit of locarno. Europe favored international reconciliation and diplomatic engagement over nationalist rivalry. The eastern boundaries were left unresolved" a convenient euphemism whose significance was not lost on the new nations of eastern europe, some housing a significant german population: economic recovery 1924-1929, the roaring 20"s. Women challenged gender roles, rejected social conventions of modesty. Banned the scourge of war as an instrument of policy. Tried to put war behind them: dark clouds: germanys throws off its military shackles. Civilian technology cover, used two versions of products, a civilian front and a secret military agenda: the age of illusions. The great depression: black tuesday, october 29, 1929.

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