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Raumkonstruktionen | Spatial Constructions : Digital Humanities und die 'Messbarkeit' des NS-Regimes | The Digital Humanities And The 'Measurability' Of The Nazi Regime

Raumkonstruktionen | Spatial Constructions : Digital Humanities und die 'Messbarkeit' des NS-Regimes | The Digital Humanities And The 'Measurability' Of The Nazi Regime

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Abstract: During WW2, the National Socialists established detailed assessments of, and plans for, the whole region of Eastern Europe. This volume presents the findings of research into the stakeholders, practices and techniques deployed in architecture, spatial ...

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Internationale Wissenschaftskommunikation und Nationalsozialismus : Akademischer Austausch, Konferenzen und Reisen in Geistes- und Kulturwissenschaften 1933 bis 1945

Internationale Wissenschaftskommunikation und Nationalsozialismus : Akademischer Austausch, Konferenzen und Reisen in Geistes- und Kulturwissenschaften 1933 bis 1945

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Abstract: Die kritische Einstellung zur ‚Internationalität‘ gehört zu einem der ideologischen Kernaspekte der im nationalsozialistischen Deutschland zwischen 1933 und 1945 propagierten Wissenschaftsauffassung: An die Stelle selbstverständlicher internationaler A...

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Corporate Policing, Yellow Unionism, and Strikebreaking, 1890-1930 : In Defence of Freedom

Corporate Policing, Yellow Unionism, and Strikebreaking, 1890-1930 : In Defence of Freedom

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Abstract: This book provides a comparative and transnational examination of the complex and multifaceted experiences of anti-labour mobilisation, from the bitter social conflicts of the pre-war period, through the epochal tremors of war and revolution, and the v...

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Growing in the Shadow of Antifascism : Remembering the Holocaust in State-Socialist Eastern Europe

Growing in the Shadow of Antifascism : Remembering the Holocaust in State-Socialist Eastern Europe

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Abstract: Reined into the service of the Cold War confrontation, antifascist ideology overshadowed the narrative about the Holocaust in the communist states of Eastern Europe. This led to the Western notion that in the Soviet Bloc there was a systematic suppress...

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Jewish Life and Culture in Germany After 1945 : Sacred Spaces, Objects and Musical Traditions

Jewish Life and Culture in Germany After 1945 : Sacred Spaces, Objects and Musical Traditions

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Abstract: How was the re-emerging Jewish religious practice after 1945 shaped by traditions before the Shoah? To what extent was it influenced by new inspirations through migration and new cultural contacts? By analysing objects like prayer books, musical instru...

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The Form of Ideology and the Ideology of Form : Cold War, Decolonization and Third World Print Cultures

The Form of Ideology and the Ideology of Form : Cold War, Decolonization and Third World Print Cultures

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Abstract: This timely volume focuses on the period of decolonization and the Cold War as the backdrop to the emergence of new and diverse literary aesthetics that accompanied anti-imperialist commitments and Afro-Asian solidarity. Competing internationalist fram...

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A Stage of Emancipation : Change and Progress at the Dublin Gate Theatre

A Stage of Emancipation : Change and Progress at the Dublin Gate Theatre

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Abstract: An Open Access edition of this book is available on the Liverpool University Press website and the OAPEN library. As the prominence of the recent #WakingTheFeminists movement illustrates, the Irish theatre world is highly conscious of the ways in which...

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Unter Beobachtung | Under Surveillance : Vertriebenenverbände im Blick der sozialistischen Sicherheitsdienste | The Monitoring of Expellee Organizations by the Socialist Security Services

Unter Beobachtung | Under Surveillance : Vertriebenenverbände im Blick der sozialistischen Sicherheitsdienste | The Monitoring of Expellee Organizations by the Socialist Security Services

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Abstract: The socialist states of Eastern Europe closely and suspiciously observed the expellee organizations that had emerged in the Federal Republic since the late 1940s, including their political activities. This volume, for the first time, takes a look at th...

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Rolling Transition and the Role of Intellectuals : The Case of Hungary

Rolling Transition and the Role of Intellectuals : The Case of Hungary

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Abstract: Utilizing a new and original framework for examining the role of intellectuals in countries transitioning to democracy, Bozóki analyses the rise and fall of dissident intellectuals in Hungary in the late 20th century. He shows how that framework is app...

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Urban Modernity in the Contemporary Gulf : Obsolescence and Opportunities

Urban Modernity in the Contemporary Gulf : Obsolescence and Opportunities

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Abstract: Urban Modernity in the Contemporary Gulf offers a timely and engaging discussion on architectural production in the modernization era in the Arabian Peninsula. Focusing on the 20th century as a starting point, the book explores the display of transnati...

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