Safeguarding German-American relations in the new century: understanding and accepting mutual differences

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Lexington Books, 2006 - Political Science - 277 pages
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This volume is concerned with the current state of affairs of the German-American relationship, the causes and sources of existing discontent, and opportunities for safeguarding the future of transatlantic relations. The chapters analyze domestic and foreign policies, political cultures, and compare trends in business relations, migration, culture, education, journalism, law, and religion. The book promotes a new understanding and valuation of commonalties and differences of basic values, national interests, and societal priorities in both nations.

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About the author (2006)

Kurthen is currently Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

ANTONIO MENENDEZ ALARCON is Visiting Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Indiana, South Bend.

Immerfall is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Passau in Germany.