Ursidae: The Undergraduate Research Journal at the University of Northern Colorado
Dr. Joan Clinefelter
This paper works to demonstrate women's fashion in Germany during WWII and how it was impacted by Nazi culture. Within Hitler's Germany, there was a desire to create a uniform community separate from the rest of the world, and greater than all others. Fashion is one way to analyze how the Nazis tried to accomplish this goal. The paper relies on speeches, magazines, and their fashion pages, and advertisement clippings to uncover the social, economic, and political factors at play. By using fashion as a means of expressing cultural, societal, economic, and political goals, the desires of the Nazi government towards its women are revealed.
"Fashion Under the Swastika: An Analysis of Women's Fashion During the Third Reich,"
Ursidae: The Undergraduate Research Journal at the University of Northern Colorado: Vol. 7:
3, Article 1.
Available at: https://digscholarship.unco.edu/urj/vol7/iss3/1
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