Nudism in Nazi Germany: Indecent Behaviour or Physical Culture for the Well-being of the Nation

  title={Nudism in Nazi Germany: Indecent Behaviour or Physical Culture for the Well-being of the Nation},
  author={{\AA}shild Kr{\"u}ger and Frank Kr{\"u}ger and S. Treptau},
  journal={The International Journal of the History of Sport},
  pages={33 - 54}
Social nudism is the rule in Germany rather than the exception as in other countries. Secretaries spend their lunch break in the nude in the nearest park in major cities like Munich or Berlin. Complete nakedness is accepted practice for men, women and children. Millions of people attend sexually mixed saunas which advertise themselves as something special, having hours or days reserved for single sexes. Monosexual saunas are often considered meeting places for gays or lesbians – rather than for… 
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