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East German Film and the Holocaust
April 2021

East German Film and the Holocaust

Ward, E.
The Herero Genocide
April 2021

The Herero Genocide

War, Emotion, and Extreme Violence in Colonial Namibia

Häussler, M.
Bestsellers of the Third Reich
April 2021

Bestsellers of the Third Reich

Readers, Writers and the Politics of Literature

Adam, C.
Beyond Inclusion and Exclusion
December 2021

Beyond Inclusion and Exclusion

Jewish Experiences of the First World War in Central Europe

Crouthamel, J., Geheran, M., Grady, T., & Köhne, J. B. (eds)
Changes in the Air
December 2021

Changes in the Air

Hurricanes in New Orleans from 1718 to the Present

Rohland, E.
The Changing Meanings of the Welfare State
November 2021

The Changing Meanings of the Welfare State

Histories of a Key Concept in the Nordic Countries

Edling, N. (ed)
Cinema of Collaboration
January 2022

Cinema of Collaboration

DEFA Coproductions and International Exchange in Cold War Europe

Ivanova, M.
Merchant Kings
April 2021

Merchant Kings

Corporate Governmentality in the Dutch Colonial Empire, 1815–1870

Schrauwers, A.
Metaphors of Spain
May 2021

Metaphors of Spain

Representations of Spanish National Identity in the Twentieth Century

Moreno-Luzón, J. & Núñez Seixas, X. M. (eds)
Echoes of Surrealism
May 2021

Echoes of Surrealism

Challenging Socialist Realism in East German Literature, 1945–1990

Berendse, G.-J.
The Total Work of Art
August 2021

The Total Work of Art

Foundations, Articulations, Inspirations

Imhoof, D., Menninger, M. E., & Steinhoff, A. J. (eds)
Legal Entanglements
May 2021

Legal Entanglements

Law, Rights and the Battle for Legitimacy in Divided Germany, 1945-1989

Gehrig, S.
Lobbying Hitler
October 2021

Lobbying Hitler

Industrial Associations between Democracy and Dictatorship

Bera, M.
Empathy and History
June 2022

Empathy and History

Historical Understanding in Re-enactment, Hermeneutics and Education

Retz, T.
To See a Moose
May 2021

To See a Moose

The History of Polish Sex Education

Kościańska, A.
When They Came for Me
May 2021

When They Came for Me

The Hidden Diary of an Apartheid Prisoner

Schlapobersky, J. R.
Analysing Historical Narratives
May 2021

Analysing Historical Narratives

On Academic, Popular and Educational Framings of the Past

Berger, S., Brauch, N., & Lorenz, C. (eds)
In Memory of Times to Come
June 2021

In Memory of Times to Come

Ironies of History in Southeastern Papua New Guinea

Demian, M.
Do Not Forget Me
June 2021

Do Not Forget Me

Three Jewish Mothers Write to Their Sons from the Thessaloniki Ghetto

Saltiel, L. (ed)
Rethinking Atlantic Empire
June 2021

Rethinking Atlantic Empire

Christopher Schmidt-Nowara’s Histories of Nineteenth-Century Spain and the Antilles

Eastman, S. & Jacobsen, S. (eds)
German Rule, African Subjects
June 2021

German Rule, African Subjects

State Aspirations and the Reality of Power in Colonial Namibia

Zimmerer, J.
The Age of Capitalism and Bureaucracy
June 2021

The Age of Capitalism and Bureaucracy

Perspectives on the Political Sociology of Max Weber

Mommsen, W. J.
Singing Ideas
July 2021

Singing Ideas

Performance, Politics and Oral Poetry

Ní Shíocháin, T.
The Russian Cold
August 2021

The Russian Cold

Histories of Ice, Frost, and Snow

Herzberg, J., Renner, A., & Schierle, I. (eds)
Taking on Technocracy
September 2021

Taking on Technocracy

Nuclear Power in Germany, 1945 to the Present

Augustine, D. L.
Invisible Founders
April 2022

Invisible Founders

How Two Centuries of African American Families Transformed a Plantation into a College

Rainville, L.
International Organizations Revisited
August 2021

International Organizations Revisited

Agency and Pathology in a Multipolar World

Dijkzeul, D. & Salomons, D. (eds)
Territory, State and Nation
August 2021

Territory, State and Nation

The Geopolitics of Rudolf Kjellén

Björk, R. & Lundén, T. (eds)
Iron Landscapes
August 2021

Iron Landscapes

National Space and the Railways in Interwar Czechoslovakia

Jeschke, F.
Jesus Reclaimed
November 2021

Jesus Reclaimed

Jewish Perspectives on the Nazarene

Homolka, W.
Israel-Palestine
September 2021

Israel-Palestine

Lands and Peoples

Bartov, O. (ed)
The Greek Military Dictatorship
September 2021

The Greek Military Dictatorship

Revisiting a Troubled Past, 1967–1974

Anastasakis, O. & Lagos, K. (eds)
The Vampire
April 2022

The Vampire

Origins of a European Myth

Bohn, T. M.
Traumatic Pasts in Asia
September 2021

Traumatic Pasts in Asia

History, Psychiatry, and Trauma from the 1930s to the Present

Micale, M. S. & Pols, H. (eds)
Tropics of Vienna
August 2021

Tropics of Vienna

Colonial Utopias of the Habsburg Empire

Bach, U. E.
Heritage under Socialism
October 2021

Heritage under Socialism

Preservation in Eastern and Central Europe, 1945–1991

Gantner, E. B., Geering, C., & Vickers, P. (ed)
Gulag Memories
April 2022

Gulag Memories

The Rediscovery and Commemoration of Russia's Repressive Past

Bogumił, Z.
Guido Goldman
October 2021

Guido Goldman

Transatlantic Bridge Builder

Klingst, M.
Transcending the Nostalgic
October 2021

Transcending the Nostalgic

Landscapes of Postindustrial Europe beyond Representation

Jaramillo, G. S. & Tomann, J. (eds)
Hazardous Chemicals
March 2022

Hazardous Chemicals

Agents of Risk and Change, 1800-2000

Homburg, E. & Vaupel, E. (eds)
Defeating Impunity
November 2021

Defeating Impunity

Attempts at International Justice in Europe since 1914

Rovetta, O. & Lagrou, P. (eds)
Disrupted Landscapes
April 2021

Disrupted Landscapes

State, Peasants and the Politics of Land in Postsocialist Romania

Dorondel, S.
Medieval Intersections
November 2021

Medieval Intersections

Gender and Status in Europe in the Middle Ages

Weikert, K. & Woodacre, E. (eds)
Divining History
December 2021

Divining History

Prophetism, Messianism and the Development of the Spirit

Svenungsson, J.
The Paradoxical Republic
November 2021

The Paradoxical Republic

Austria 1945–2020

Rathkolb, O.
Poland Daily
January 2022

Poland Daily

Economy, Work, Consumption and Social Class in Polish Cinema

Mazierska, E.
Germany and the Confessional Divide
December 2021

Germany and the Confessional Divide

Religious Tensions and Political Culture, 1871-1989

Ruff, M. E. & Großbölting, T. (eds)
Repressed, Remitted, Rejected
December 2021

Repressed, Remitted, Rejected

German Reparations Debts to Poland and Greece

Roth, K. H. & Rübner, H.
Rampart Nations
May 2022

Rampart Nations

Bulwark Myths of East European Multiconfessional Societies in the Age of Nationalism

Berezhnaya, L. & Hein-Kircher, H. (eds)
The Power of Scripture
December 2021

The Power of Scripture

Political Biblicism in the Early Stuart Monarchy between Representation and Subversion

Pečar, A.
The Vienna Gestapo 1938-1945
January 2022

The Vienna Gestapo 1938-1945

Crimes, Perpetrators, Victims

Boeckl-Klamper, E., Mang, T., & Neugebauer, W.
The World beyond the West
January 2022

The World beyond the West

Perspectives from Eastern Europe

Kałczewiak, M. & Kozłowska, M. (eds)
Indigenous Resurgence
January 2022

Indigenous Resurgence

Decolonialization and Movements for Environmental Justice

Dhillon, J.
Gendering Post-1945 German History
August 2022

Gendering Post-1945 German History

Entanglements

Hagemann, K., & Harsch, D., & Brühöfner, F. (eds)
The Indoctrination of the Wehrmacht
September 2021

The Indoctrination of the Wehrmacht

Nazi Ideology and the War Crimes of the German Military

Sait, B.
France, Germany, and Nuclear Deterrence
January 2022

France, Germany, and Nuclear Deterrence

Quarrels and Convergences during the Cold War and Beyond

Badalassi, N. & Gloriant, F. (eds)
Narratives in the Making
June 2021

Narratives in the Making

Writing the East German Past in the Democratic Present

Gallinat, A.
Narratives in Motion
February 2022

Narratives in Motion

Journalism and Modernist Events in 1920s Portugal

Trindade, L.
Moving Frames
February 2022

Moving Frames

Photographs in German Cinema

Collenberg-González, C. & Sheehan, M. P. (eds)
Times of History, Times of Nature
February 2022

Times of History, Times of Nature

Temporalization and the Limits of Modern Knowledge

Ekstrom, A. & Bergwik, S. (eds)
Environing Empire
March 2022

Environing Empire

Nature, Infrastructure and the Making of German Southwest Africa

Kalb, M.
Expeditionary Anthropology
September 2021

Expeditionary Anthropology

Teamwork, Travel and the ''Science of Man''

Thomas, M. & Harris, A. (eds)
Forging Architectural Tradition
March 2022

Forging Architectural Tradition

National Narratives, Monument Preservation and Architectural Work in the Nineteenth-Century

Damjanović, D. & Łupienko, Al. (eds)
The Aesthetics of Rule and Resistance
March 2022

The Aesthetics of Rule and Resistance

Analyzing Political Street Art in Latin America

Bogerts, L.
Nationalism and Internationalism Intertwined
March 2022

Nationalism and Internationalism Intertwined

A European History of Concepts Beyond Nation States

Ihalainen, P. & Holmila, A. (eds)
African Political Systems Revisited
April 2022

African Political Systems Revisited

Changing Perspectives on Statehood and Power

Bošković, A. & Schlee, G. (eds)
Minority Discourses in Germany since 1990
April 2022

Minority Discourses in Germany since 1990

Gezen, E., Layne, P., & Skolnik, J. (eds)
Money in the German-speaking Lands
July 2022

Money in the German-speaking Lands

Lindemann, M. & Poley, J. (eds)
Continental Transfers
April 2022

Continental Transfers

Cultural and Political Exchange among Spain, Italy and Argentina, 1914-1945

Fuentes Codera, M. & Dogliani, P. (eds)
The Walls of Santiago
April 2022

The Walls of Santiago

Social Revolution and Political Aesthetics in Contemporary Chile

Gordon-Zolov, T. & Zolov, E.
Anglo-American Relations and the Transmission of Ideas
April 2022

Anglo-American Relations and the Transmission of Ideas

A Shared Political Tradition?

Dobson, A. & Marsh, S. (eds)
Nurturing the Other
April 2022

Nurturing the Other

First Contacts and the Making of Christian Bodies in Amazonia

Grotti, V.

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Contributions to the History of Concepts

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ISSN Online: 1939-2419


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Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

Journal of Educational Media, Memory, and Society

ISSN Print: 2041-6938
ISSN Online: 2041-6946


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Sibirica

Sibirica

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ISSN Print: 1361-7362
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Does the Man Make the Motorcycle or the Motorcycle the Man?

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By Rolf Hosfeld Excerpted by Karl Marx: An Intellectual Biography by Rolf Hosfeld, Translated from the German by Bernard Heise Karl Marx was born May 5, 1818. As a young man he was a journalist and an editor for Rheinische Zeitung, a liberal-socialist newspaper published in Germany. The paper was previously edited by Adolf Friedrich […]

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When They Came For Me: The Hidden Diary of An Apartheid Prisoner

When Apollo 11 landed on the moon in 1969, John Schlapobersky was a political prisoner in Pretoria and knew nothing about it – he was in solitary confinement. When he learnt about the landing, he looked for the moon without success from the window of his cell. Fifty years later he visited the NASA Space […]

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