Aryanism


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Aryanism

1. a doctrine propagandized by Nazism asserting that the so-called Aryan peoples were superior to all others in the practice of government and the development of civilization.
2. a belief in this doctrine and acceptance of its social and ethical implications, especially with regard to the treatment of so-called inferior races. — Aryanist, n.
See also: Race
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purity and integrity of Aryanism and had to be eliminated along with
Bonhoeffer stood against Nazism and Aryanism while German Protestant churches of the time accepted both as part of their belief system.
Thus, incredibly, according to Altman, anti-Semitism and even Aryanism are not connected to the core of Nazism but mere accidental features of it.
For a discussion of Tregear's 'Aryan Maori' hypothesis, see Tony Ballantyne, Orientalism and Race: Aryanism and the British Empire (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002), pp.
As Leiper later put it, "the point" of US messages to their German colleagues was clear: "our dissent from anti-Semitism, Aryanism and Extreme Nationalism in the New Church of Germany.
There may be potential in this line of reasoning but Austin does not find it because he has become trapped in the Aryanism of anti-African attacks on theorists who reject Eurocentric imposition as universal.
For example, Nazi race theory was not really located in science, but was motivated by the religion of Aryanism (Poole and Poole 1976; Graves 2005a.
Tony Ballantyne, Orientalism and Race: Aryanism in the British Empire (Basingstoke, UK, 2002).
Len Platt's essay, '"No Such Race": The Wake and Aryanism,' is groundbreaking.
He feels betrayed by Gurudeva's integration of Aryanism in a landmark working-class rebellion which, however, ensures his legendary status in the annals of the island's history.
Muller's philology inevitably leads to a discussion of the novel's Aryanism, and Seed is particularly insightful in drawing out the novel's complication of Aryan supremacy, "balancing evolutionary optimism against the gloomier implications of the 'last man' theme" (xxxiii).