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Israel Country Studies

http://www.country-studies.com/israel/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This study site is an attempt to treat the dominant social, political, economic, and military aspects of contemporary Israeli society in a concise and objective manner. Sources of information included scholarly journals and monographs, official reports of governments and international organizations, foreign and domestic newspapers, and numerous periodicals. The early sections of the index relate to sixth grade content and the later topics are great for high school classes studying World War I, the holocaust or Arab-Israeli policy. Standards 6.3.0, 10.6.2, 10.9.6, and 11.7.5

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 498

Nazi & Soviet Art

http://www.goodart.org/artofnz.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: While the Nazi and Soviet political movements were undoubtedly among the most vile developments of the 20th century, they inspired works of art which have the ability to expose some of the best and worst that art can achieve. See them here. Standard 10.7.3 and 12.9.1 civics

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2293

Nazi Propaganda Archive

http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/ww2era.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Read speeches translated into English, see posters, pamphlets, and instructions for propagandists. You can even read an article from an SS newspaper attacking Superman. Standards 10.7.3, 10.8.5, and 12.9.1 civics

Comments: This site was developed and is maintained by Randall Bytwerk Calvin College.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2295

Adolf Hitler's First Antisemitic Writing, 1919

http://www.h-net.msu.edu/~german/gtext/kaiserreich/hitler2.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is the text of an anti-semitic letter from Adolph Hitler written in 1919, long before he took control of Germany with his Nazi party. Standard 10.7.3

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 85

Anatoly Lunacharsky-- 1923 Revolutionary

http://www.marxists.org/archive/lunachar/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a book by Anatoly Lunacharsky, who was the USSR's first Commissar of Education. He died in 1933, thereby spared the Stalinist party purges of the 1930s, when his book (archived at this site) probably would have cost him his life. Standard 10.7.2

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 220

Holocaust Documents

http://fcit.coedu.usf.edu/holocaust/resource/document/document.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has a comprehensive set of primary source material on the Holocaust. Standard 10.7.3, and 10.8.5

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1623

October 1917: A Lost Opportunity for Socialism?

http://struggle.ws/russia.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a libertarian communist perspective on the Russian Revolution of 1917. It includes many original anarchist texts not available elsewhere. Standard 10.7.1

Comments: This page leads the researcher to many sites heretofore unavailable on the Internet. It may be blocked by firewalls.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2345

On Catholic Action in Italy

http://www.ewtn.com/library/ENCYC/P11FAC.HTM

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This Papal encyclical was written to counter attacks on the Catholic Church caused by the encroachment of facism. The Pope refers to false and unjust accusations, followed by acts of brutality. Standard 10.7.3

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2360

Overview of Russian Philosophy

http://www.emory.edu/INTELNET/rus_thought_overview.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Communist Russia has "suffered from an excess of philosophy," where it served as the "ultimate criterion of truth and the foundation of all political and economic transformations." This site examines the philosophy of Russia, since the 1830s as written by Mikhail Epstein. Standard 10.7.1, 10.7.3, and 12.9.1 civics

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2394

Stalinism: Internal Workings of the Soviet System

http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/SDG/Experimental/soviet.exhibit/intro1.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site details the Stalinist police terror inflicted upon the party and the Soviet population in the 1930s; millions perished, and subjected all aspects of Soviet society to strict party-state control. Standards 10.7.2 and 12.9.1 civics

Comments: The authorship of this article is not clear but the information is backed with primary sources.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2831

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