Contributor biographical information for Hitler's ethic : the Nazi pursuit of evolutionary progress / Richard Weikart.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Biographical text provided by the publisher (may be incomplete or contain other coding). The Library of Congress makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information provided, and will not maintain or otherwise edit/update the information supplied by the publisher.


Richard Weikart is Professor of Modern European History at California State University, Stanislaus. He has published three previous books, including From Darwin to Hitler and his prize-winning dissertation, Socialist Darwinism. He has also published numerous essays on social Darwinism in anthologies and leading journals, such as German Studies Review, Journal of the History of Ideas, and Isis.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Hitler, Adolf, -- 1889-1945 -- Philosophy.
Hitler, Adolf, -- 1889-1945 -- Political and social views.
Eugenics -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Ethics, Evolutionary.
National socialism -- Philosophy.
Germany -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.