1# Hitler's views on woman are traditional.
2# He did not
contain a balanced respect for both the sexes.
3# For him, it does not
suit a woman to be working outdoors.
4# For him, a woman should give
birth to more and more children. It is a plus point for a
To start with, Adolf Hitler
was a German Nazi leader on the time of the World War II.
possessed quite different views on women - well, traditional.
women are useless. Generally, women were considered second-class
citizens in his time. It clearly shows that Hitler did not treat them
He thought that women should not go outside or advance on
their career. Female doctors, teachers and other professionals had to
give up their jobs at Hitler's era, for they were expected indoors. They
should stay at home, raise their children, and be a dutiful wife. Their
only job was to keep the home nice for their husband and family. Plus, a
woman with good cooking skills was considered skillful.
He was full of
scorn for women under employment. He often banned some places, like
industries or other, for providing women with job and salaries.
believed that a greater population meant greater development of the
country. So, he wanted high birth rate for the population to
increase. He insisted on women giving birth to more than two children.
He even awarded woman with 7 or 8 or more children! He counts this as a
genuine quality for a woman.
There are other factors concerning with his
this idea "more the children, better for the woman and NATION". For
instance, it was regarded quite illegal for a woman to be thin. Because,
it causes problems for a slim woman to give birth and might also affect
the development of the child, along with other health issues.
better implementation of this idea, he introduced a law, namely, the Law
for the Encouragement of Marriage which he did around 1933. The law's mission was to encourage marriage and giving birth to more and more children.
He himself remained a bachelor his whole life. This shows that he did not had any special feelings for women and he preferred to live alone. He was quite arrogant type too, what politicians are - naturally. He was more involved in his works. He did not prefer to unnecessarily mix up with an woman and produce children. Quite a waste of time, maybe, for him, it was.