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After Unity: Reconfiguring German Identities

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Modern German Studies



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After Unity

Reconfiguring German Identities

Edited by Konrad H. Jarausch and Volker Grasnow
Translated from the German by Alison Brown and Belinda Cooper

320 pages, bibliog., index

ISBN  978-1-57181-040-3 $135.00/£99.00 / Hb / Published (September 1997)

ISBN  978-1-57181-041-0 $34.95/£27.95 / Pb / Published (September 1997)

eISBN 978-1-78920-571-8 eBook


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"What emerges from this collection is a picture of a complex society that was neither fully modern nor fully totalitarian ... The dense book provides and illuminating discussion of the difficulties inherent in characterizing the GDR and, in so doing, points the reader in directions that might prove more fruitful."  · German Studies Review

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The unification of Germany is the most important change in Central Europe in the last four decades. Understanding this rapid and unforeseen development has raised old fears as well as inspired new hopes. In order to make sense out of the bewildering process and to help both expert and lay readers understand the changes and consequences, an American historian and a German social scientist put together this collection of central texts on German unification, the first of its kind. An invaluable reference tool.

Konrad Jarausch is Lurcy Professor of European Civilization at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. His many publications include The Rush to German Unity (1994) and Students, Society, and Politics in Imperial Germany (1982).

Volker Gransow teaches in the Department of Political Science at the Freie Universität Berlin. One of his more recent publications is The Autistic Walkman (1985).

Subject: History: 20th Century to Present
Area: Germany


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