Culture and Crisis (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
262
Utgivningsdatum
2004-01-01
Förlag
Berghahn Books, Incorporated
Medarbetare
Witoszek, Nina
Illustrationer
Bibliography, index
Dimensioner
230 x 152 x 20 mm
Vikt
356 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
423:B&W 6 x 9 in or 229 x 152 mm Perfect Bound on White w/Matte Lam
ISBN
9781571812704

Culture and Crisis

The Case of Germany and Sweden

Häftad,  Engelska, 2004-01-01
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It is often argued that Germany and Scandinavia stand at two opposite ends of a spectrum with regard to their response to social-economic disruptions and cultural challenges. Though, in many respects, they have a shared cultural inheritance, it is nevertheless the case that they mobilize different mythologies and different modes of coping when faced with breakdown and disorder. The authors argue that it is at these "critical junctures," points of crisis and innovation in the life of communities, that the tradition and identity of national and local communities are formed, polarized, and revalued; it is here that social change takes a particular direction.
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"... the book deserves credit ... for trying to tackle the tricky issue of crisis as an historical theme, and in doing so offers a novel approach for rethinking the critical 1930s." H-German

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Nina Witoszek is Professor of Cultural History at Oslo University.

Innehållsförteckning

Introduction Nina Witoszek and Lars Trgrdh Chapter 1. Some Questions Concerning the Conceptual History of "Crisis" Reinhart Koselleck Chapter 2. The Institutionalization of Modernity: Shocks and Crises in Germany and Sweden Erik Ringmar Chapter 3. Moral Community and the Crisis of the Enlightenment: Sweden and Germany in the 1920s and 1930s Nina Witoszek Chapter 4. Crisis and the Politics of National Community: Germany and Sweden, 1933-1994 Lars Trgrdh Chapter 5. Interpreting the Holocaust: Crisis of Modernity or Crisis of German Ideology? Benjamin Lapp Chapter 6. Politics and Catastrophe: Why Is the World So Obsessed with German History? Manfred Henningsen Chapter 7. Race, Nation, and Folk: On the Repressed Memory of World War II in Sweden and Its Hidden Categories Piero Colla Chapter 8. Crisis: The Road to Happiness? Yvonne Hirdman Chapter 9. The Crisis of Consensus in Postwar Sweden Gran Rosenberg Chapter 10. Political Modernity's Critical Juncture in the Course of the French Revolution Robert Wokler Notes on Contributors Bibliography Index