Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside Industry and Ideology

Industry and Ideology
I. G. Farben in the Nazi Era

2nd Edition

$144.00 (C)

  • Date Published: November 2000
  • availability: Available
  • format: Hardback
  • isbn: 9780521781107

$ 144.00 (C)
Hardback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Other available formats:
Paperback


Looking for an examination copy?

If you are interested in the title for your course we can consider offering an examination copy. To register your interest please contact collegesales@cambridge.org providing details of the course you are teaching.

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • The power of big business in the Third Reich economy remains one of the most important issues of that disastrous era. Drawing on prodigious research in German corporate and government archives, Peter Hayes argues that the IG Farben chemicals combine, Nazi Germany's largest corporation, proved unable to influence national policy outside the firm's sphere of expertise. Indeed, the most infamous aspects of Nazi policy occurred despite IG Farben's advocacy of alternative courses of action. Nonetheless, Farben grew rich under the Nazi regime and was directly involved in some of its greatest crimes. This edition has a new preface that incorporates new developments and research in the field.

    • Draws upon prodigious research, much of it in German corporate and government archives
    • Studies the power of big business in the economy of the Third Reich, which remains one of the most important issues of that era
    • Well-written and carefully researched, sets the standard for future examinations of the relationship of business and the Nazi state
    Read more

    Reviews & endorsements

    "Hayes's long-awaited, splendid study of Germany's chemical giant in the Nazi era is of critical importance and puts the study of big business under the Nazis on a new, solid foundation in the English-speaking world." Choice

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: November 2000
    • format: Hardback
    • isbn: 9780521781107
    • length: 450 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 29 mm
    • weight: 0.83kg
    • contains: 7 b/w illus. 2 maps
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. The Nascent Concern, 1860–1933:
    1. Origins and organization
    2. The search for stability
    Part II. The National Revival, 1933–6:
    3. Revolution and reflation
    4. From Schacht to Göring
    Part III. The Nervous Years, 1936–9:
    5. Autarky and atomization
    Part IV. The Nazi Empire, 1938–44:
    6. Greater Germany
    7. The New Order
    Part V. The Nature of War, 1939–45:
    8. Commerce and complicity
    Epilogue.

  • Author

    Peter Hayes, Northwestern University, Illinois

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×