Hitler: Essay planning for Paper 2
Essay planning for using Hitler as a case study
This page contains ATL to improve essay writing using Hitler as a case study when discussing authoritarian states.
See also the essay page on plans for comparative style essays: Comparative essay planning for authoritarian states
Task One: Essay planning
ATL: Thinking and self-management skills
In pairs, plan out the following essay using the case study of Hitler.
Discuss the extent to which economic factors were key to the emergence of one authoritarian state.
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Task Two: Essay Plan
ATL: Thinking skills
Write the following essay using Hitler as your case study. Click on the eye for an essay frame to help you, or download the PDF:
Discuss the success with which one authoritarian state was able to deal with opposition
Task Three: essay planning
ATL: thinking skills
In pairs plan out the following essays using Hitler as your case study:
- 'Foreign policy plays a key role in allowing authoritarian states to consolidate and maintain their power'
With reference to one authoritarian state, to what extent do you agree with this claim?
- “Political ideology played a significant part in the emergence of authoritarian states.” With reference to one authoritarian state, to what extent do you agree with this statement?
- “The use of force is the most significant factor for an authoritarian leader’s consolidation of power.” To what extent do you agree with this statement
- Analyse the successes and failures of the domestic policies of one authoritarian leader