Germany nationalism Essay

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germany nationalism

In the 19th Century Nationalism had a strong up rise in society. Nationalism is the
devotion to the interest or culture of a nation, and the nation would benefit from action
independently rather then collectively, emphasizing nation rather then international
goals. A lot of countries want to come one with all of the people in the country. But
there were a lot of problems get people to think and belief the same things. Religion was
one of the main reasons the nationalism didn’t work. One of the countries that used
nationalism to unite was Germany. Germany had strong country in the past but the after
Napoleons rule the country went all down hill. In 1814-1815 the Congress of Vienna created
the so-called German Confederation under Austrian and Prussian hegemony, but this would
make it hard for the dreams of nationalism. The rivalry of Austria and Prussia paralyzed
it in a way comparable to the effects of Soviet-Americans dualism on the United Nations
during the cold war. In Germany the old rulers repressed the nationalist movement ( mainly
student and professors) after 1815. The German princes realized that nationalism required
a reform or even destruction of the traditional monarchic stated.

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