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Life After Death: Approaches to a Cultural and Social History of Europe ...

Richard Bessel, Dirk Schumann - History - 2003 - 363 pages
This book offers a novel approach to the cultural and social history of Europe after the Second World War.
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The Nation as a Local Metaphor: Württemberg, Imperial Germany, and National ...

Alon Confino - History - 1997 - 280 pages
All nations make themselves up as they go along, but not all make themselves up in the same way. In this study, Alon Confino explores how Germans turned national and argues ...
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The Work of Memory: New Directions in the Study of German Society and Culture

Alon Confino, Peter Fritzsche - History - 2002 - 265 pages
Coming to terms with a troubled past is the mark of the modern condition. But how does memory operate?This powerful collection of original essays probes this question by ...
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Germany As a Culture of Remembrance: Promises And Limits of Writing History

Alon Confino - History - 2006 - 306 pages
An acknowledged authority on German history and memory, Alon Confino presents in this volume an original critique of the relations between nationhood, memory, and history ...
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Pain and Prosperity: Reconsidering Twentieth-century German History

Paul Betts, Greg Eghigian - History - 2003 - 276 pages
The turn of the millennium has stimulated much scholarly reflection on the historical significance of the twentieth century as a whole. Explaining the century’s dual legacy of ...
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Socialist Modern: East German Everyday Culture and Politics

Katherine Pence, Paul Betts - History - 2008 - 378 pages
The reunification of Germany in 1989 may have put an end to the experiment in East German communism, but its historical assessment is far from over. Where most of the ...
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The Authority of Everyday Objects: A Cultural History of West German ...

Paul Betts - Architecture - 2004 - 361 pages
From the Werkbund to the Bauhaus to Braun, from furniture to automobiles to consumer appliances, twentieth-century industrial design is closely associated with Germany. In this ...
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