1st Edition

Linguistics and the Third Reich
Mother-tongue Fascism, Race and the Science of Language

ISBN 9780415757591
Published April 2, 2014 by Routledge
432 Pages

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Book Description

This book presents an insightful account of the academic politics of the Nazi era and analyses the work of selected linguists, including Jos Trier and Leo Weisgerber. Hutton situates Nazi linguistics within the politics of Hitler's state and within the history of modern linguistics.


'...an extremely interesting book.' - Winifred V. Davies, German Politics Vol. 9, No.3 Dec 2000