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Socialist Reform, the Rule of Law, and Labor Outreach: Ernst Fraenkel and the Concept of “Collective Democracy”

Udi Greenberg

in The Weimar Century: German Émigrés and the Ideological Foundations of the Cold War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159331
eISBN:
9781400852390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159331.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter focuses on the theories of Ernst Fraenkel, one of the most important Socialist intellectuals in postwar Germany. In the 1950s, the German left transformed from a class-based party of ... More


The Decline of a Classic: Explaining the Reception of The Dual State, 1941–present

Jens Meierhenrich

in The Remnants of the Rechtsstaat: An Ethnography of Nazi Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198814412
eISBN:
9780191851964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814412.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter explores the uneven reception of Fraenkel’s classic across space and time, with particular reference to the book’s very different fortunes in the United States and postwar Germany. I ... More


An Ethnography of Nazi Law: The Gestation of The Dual State, 1936–1941

Jens Meierhenrich

in The Remnants of the Rechtsstaat: An Ethnography of Nazi Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198814412
eISBN:
9780191851964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814412.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter turns to the gestation of the first, German-language manuscript of The Dual State, known as the Urdoppelstaat of 1938. I then chart the transformation of this unpublished manuscript into ... More


“A Rational Core within an Irrational Shell”: An Institutional Theory of Dictatorship

Jens Meierhenrich

in The Remnants of the Rechtsstaat: An Ethnography of Nazi Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198814412
eISBN:
9780191851964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814412.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter turns from the making of The Dual State to its theoretical significance. Fraenkel’s principal argument had three parts. The first part comprised several counterintuitive propositions ... More


The Weimar Century: German Émigrés and the Ideological Foundations of the Cold War

Udi Greenberg

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691159331
eISBN:
9781400852390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691159331.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History

This book reveals the origins of two dramatic events: Germany's post-World War II transformation from a racist dictatorship to a liberal democracy, and the ideological genesis of the Cold War. The ... More


The Idea of Lawlessness

Jens Meierhenrich

in The Remnants of the Rechtsstaat: An Ethnography of Nazi Law

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198814412
eISBN:
9780191851964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814412.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter sets the stage for what is to come by introducing readers to the theory and practice of Nazi law. The first section uses the book’s cover image (a portrait of the infamous Nazi lawyer ... More


The Nature of the Nazi State and the Responsibility of Corporate Officials at Nuremberg

Doreen Lustig

in Veiled Power: International Law and the Private Corporation 1886-1981

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780198822097
eISBN:
9780191861185
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822097.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

Chapter 4 explores how various conceptions of the Nazi totalitarian state influenced the findings and prosecutions of the Industrialist Trials at Nuremberg conducted against key officials in the ... More


Constitutional Anarchy: 1883–1966

Daniel Kato

in Liberalizing Lynching: Building a New Racialized State

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780190232573
eISBN:
9780190232597
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190232573.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

A review of Supreme Court cases regarding racial violence suggests that, although the Court did rule in favor of acquitting lynchers of federal prosecution, it did not strip all authority completely ... More


Hugo Sinzheimer and the Economic Constitution

Ruth Dukes

in The Labour Constitution: The Enduring Idea of Labour Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199601691
eISBN:
9780191792700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199601691.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Employment Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter introduces the figure of Hugo Sinzheimer, his conception of labour law (as a corrective to private law), and his idea of the economic constitution. It examines both the idea of the ... More


The Remnants of the Rechtsstaat: An Ethnography of Nazi Law

Jens Meierhenrich

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198814412
eISBN:
9780191851964
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198814412.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This book provides an intellectual history of Ernst Fraenkel’s classic The Dual State (1941), one of the most erudite books on the theory of dictatorship ever written. Fraenkel’s was the first ... More


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