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To what extent do you consider that Hitler and the Nazis had achieved their aim social revolution and unity volksgemeinschaft by 1939 A vision of Hitler and the Nazis was to establish and create a new social order or a volksgemeinschaft With volk meaning people and gemeinscaft a tightly bound rural community together there were the peoples community which was a romanticised and anti-urbanised image Membership of this community was for the pure Germans only this meant no outsider such as Jews and Gypsies but also of the sick and infirm Hitler wanted to achieve a Volksgemeinschaft of people of a healthy physical and mental condition Though how could it be a community if only the perfect people are allowed in The main idea behind the community was a peasant community as the peasants showed everyday life using ordinary people The nazis tried to emphasise on traditional themes such as the peasant sower scattering seeds by the hand and using horses rather than tractors Other images such as a peasant ploughing protected by a soldier with women working in the background conveyed the image of people working together in the new community In fact life for the peasants was not the ideal shown by the Nazi propaganda In reality the work got harder although peasants were promised they could return to their farms but this rarely happened In general their standard of living decreased and the work hardened Propaganda aimed at getting people back to the land but this attempt at social engineering was a failure Many nazi ideas were aimed at the industrial working classes There campaigns such as the Strength of joy and the beauty of labour were attractive prospects for the workers By doing so workers would work harder and for less because in the end they thought they would get these organised holidays and other such novelties which were promised It was leisure policies such as these which gave
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