DBQ’s context questions as provided by the #LCHist Twitter community on Dictatorship and Democracy for Leaving Cert. 2016 and 2017.
Twitter handles to any contributor have been included. Of course all deserve a follow.
Thanks to all who helped out.
The Jarrow March:
Describe the British Government’s response to Britain’s post war economic problems. @bcs_historydept
What were the causes and consequences of the Jarrow March, October 1936? @Hist_Matters
To what extent did the Jarrow March succeed? @ConnollyTrevor
Did the Jarrow March reflect the reality of Britain’s economic problems? @historyjk
What were the economic and social conditions in Britain that led to the Jarrow march in October 1936? @Tumedel
Why did the Jarrow march (October 1936) take place and what did it achieve? @Tumedel
The Nuremberg Rallies:
How significant were contributions of Leni Riefenstahl and Joseph Goebbels to Nazi Propaganda?
Besides the Nuremberg rallies what were the other features of Nazi propaganda? @bcs_historydept
What role did the Nuremberg Rallies play in Nazi propaganda?
What part did Leni Riefenstahl play in Nazi propaganda?
How significant a role did the Nuremberg Rallies play in Nazi propaganda?
How did the Nuremberg Rallies promote Nazi ideology in Germany between 1927 and 1939?
How successful were the Nuremberg Rallies? @ConnollyTrevor
What was the purpose of the Nuremberg Rallies between 1927 and 1939? @historyjk
How did the Nuremberg Rallies help to create propaganda for Hitler and the Nazi regime? @Tumedel
What were the Nuremberg Rallies and what was their importance? @Tumedel
How did the Nuremberg Rallies help to bring support to the Nazi regime in Germany? @Tumedel
Stalin’s Show Trials:
How important were the Show Trials in consolidating Stalin’s power? @bcs_historydept
What was the importance of Stalin’s show trials in Soviet Russia? (2006)
What impact did Stalin’s show trials have on the Soviet Union? (2007)
What was the purpose of Stalin’s show trials in the 1930s? (2008)
Why did Stalin set up show trials and to what extent did they achieve their result? (2011)
How did Stalin use the show trials and the Purges to consolidate his rule in the Soviet Union?
To what extent were the Purges and Show Trials part of Stalin’s scheme to establish a totalitarian state?
How important was terror for Stalin’s regime? @ConnollyTrevor
What did the Show Trials reveal about Stalin’s approach to leadership? @historyjk
Why did Stalin introduce a series of show trials and what was their impact on the USSR? @Tumedel
What was the purpose of Stalin’s Show Trials and were they effective? @ashjclery