Socialist Modern East German Everyday Culture and Politics

ISBN-10: 0472069748

ISBN-13: 9780472069743

Edition: 2008

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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 literature over the past two decades has been driven by the desire to uncover the relationship between power and resistance, complicity and consent, more recent scholarship tends to concentrate on the everyday history of East German citizens.
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List price: $31.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
Publication date: 2/21/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Paul Bettsis Lecturer in Modern German History at the University of Sussex in Brighton, England. He is the coeditor ofPain and Prosperity: Reconsidering Twentieth-Century German History(2003).

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"The Benefits of Health Must Spread Among All": International Solidarity, Health, and Race in the East German Encounter with the Third World
"Asociality" and Modernity: The GDR as a Welfare Dictatorship
The World of Men's Work, East and West
Shopping, Sewing, Networking, Complaining: Consumer Culture and the Relationship between State and Society in the GDR
Women on the Verge: Consumers between Private Desires and Public Crisis
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Re-Presenting the Socialist Modern: Museums and Memory in the Former GDR
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