skip to content
America, Germany, and the future of Europe Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

America, Germany, and the future of Europe

Author: Gregory F Treverton
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This book argues that Germany is, and will remain, Europe's center, both literally and figuratively. It is where the Cold War period began and ended, where the postwar order, originally ratified by Germany's division between East and West, collapsed with the dismantling of the Berlin Wall in 1989. Treverton reviews the significant episodes in Europe's history after World War II: the division of Germany through  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory F Treverton
ISBN: 0691078599 9780691078595
OCLC Number: 24846546
Notes: "A Council on Foreign Relations book."
Description: xii, 240 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Dividing Germany --
Ch. 2. Creating Dependence --
Ch. 3. Integrating Germany, Engaging America --
Ch. 4. Economics and Security --
Ch. 5. Moscow's German Problem --
Ch. 6. Europe's Past, Europe's Future --
Ch. 7. A European Germany or a German Europe?
Responsibility: Gregory F. Treverton.
More information:

Abstract:

This is a review of the significant episodes in Europe's history after World War II, including the division of Germany, the reconstruction of Europe through the Marshall Plan, the creation of NATO,  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Treverton is a hands-on thinker, expert in the history of all the myriad governmental groups involved in European policy."--"Kirkus Reviews"

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/24846546> # America, Germany, and the future of Europe
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "24846546" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nju> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/princeton_n_j> ; # Princeton, N.J.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europe_united_states> ; # Europe--United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Thing/foreign_relations> ; # Foreign relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_relations_exterieures> ; # UE/CE Relations extérieures
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/aussenpolitik> ; # Außenpolitik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/internationale_betrekkingen> ; # Internationale betrekkingen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/etats_unis_europe> ; # Etats-Unis--Europe
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europa_ee_uu> ; # Europa--EE. UU.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/etats_unis_d_amerique> ; # Etats-Unis d'Amérique.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europe_etats_unis> ; # Europe--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> ; # Europe.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Thing/europe> ; # Europe
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Thing/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/alemania> ; # Alemania
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/207634635> ; # Communauté européenne
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/allemagne_rf> ; # Allemagne RF.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/political_conditions> ; # POLITICAL CONDITIONS
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/relations_exterieures> ; # Relations extérieures
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/germany> ; # Germany
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/deutschland> ; # Deutschland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_etats_membres> ; # UE/CE Etats membres
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Event/since_1945> ; # Since 1945
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/united_states_europe> ; # United States--Europe.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europa> ; # Europa.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/327.7304/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/allemagne> ; # Allemagne
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/foreign_relations> ; # FOREIGN RELATIONS
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_historique_et_perspectives> ; # UE/CE Historique et perspectives
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/germany> ; # GERMANY
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/united_states> ; # UNITED STATES
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/usa> ; # USA.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> ; # Diplomatic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europe> ; # Europe
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/ee_uu_europa> ; # EE. UU.--Europa.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> ; # Germany.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/europe> ; # EUROPE
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1992" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56681089> ; # Gregory F. Treverton
    schema:datePublished "1992" ;
    schema:description "This book argues that Germany is, and will remain, Europe's center, both literally and figuratively. It is where the Cold War period began and ended, where the postwar order, originally ratified by Germany's division between East and West, collapsed with the dismantling of the Berlin Wall in 1989. Treverton reviews the significant episodes in Europe's history after World War II: the division of Germany through halting, half-inadvertent steps; the reconstruction of Europe through the Marshall Plan; the creation of NATO and the decision to station American troops in large numbers in Europe; and the epochmaking French bet, the Schuman Plan, and the beginning of European integration. Throughout, he emphasizes America's preoccupation with Europe and the decisive effect of U.S. foreign policy on European security and economic arrangements during the postwar years. Although Europe's future is uncertain, Treverton maintains it should be happier than the frozen stability of the Cold War. There will be a place for America in this future Europe, but it will be a far less prominent place. Provocative analogies for the new Europe are suggested by older Europes - either the one that followed the Concert of Europe of 1815, the first German unification in 1871, or the peace of Versailles in 1919. What is striking now, though, apart from the continuing fact of nuclear weapons, is that Germany, a defeated object of partition then, is unified and fulfilled now. Moreover, the kind of interdependence reflected in the European Community suggests a future in which military issues will recede in importance. The Community, with a pan-European organization like the Conference on Security and Cooperation (CSCE), can serve as a framework for security, while NATO may remain, during a long interim, as insurance against new threats from the East and as reassurance for Germany and its neighbors. Anyone interested in the emerging economic and political situation will find this a wide-ranging and perceptive analysis of the relationship of Germany to its European and transatlantic allies."@en ;
    schema:description "Ch. 1. Dividing Germany -- Ch. 2. Creating Dependence -- Ch. 3. Integrating Germany, Engaging America -- Ch. 4. Economics and Security -- Ch. 5. Moscow's German Problem -- Ch. 6. Europe's Past, Europe's Future -- Ch. 7. A European Germany or a German Europe?"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/43102771> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "America, Germany, and the future of Europe"@en ;
    schema:productID "24846546" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/24846546#PublicationEvent/princeton_n_j_princeton_university_press_1992> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Agent/princeton_university_press> ; # Princeton University Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780691078595.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691078595> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9249840> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/24846546> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Agent/princeton_university_press> # Princeton University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Princeton University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/allemagne_rf> # Allemagne RF.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Allemagne RF." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/ee_uu_europa> # EE. UU.--Europa.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "EE. UU.--Europa." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/etats_unis_d_amerique> # Etats-Unis d'Amérique.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Etats-Unis d'Amérique." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/etats_unis_europe> # Etats-Unis--Europe
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Etats-Unis--Europe" ;
    schema:name "États-Unis--Europe" ;
    schema:name "États-Unis--Europe." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europa> # Europa.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europa." ;
    schema:name "Europa" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europa_ee_uu> # Europa--EE. UU.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europa--EE. UU." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europe_etats_unis> # Europe--États-Unis
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europe--États-Unis" ;
    schema:name "Europe--États-Unis." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/europe_united_states> # Europe--United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europe--United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/princeton_n_j> # Princeton, N.J.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Princeton, N.J." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Place/united_states_europe> # United States--Europe.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States--Europe." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Thing/foreign_relations> # Foreign relations
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "Foreign relations" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Thing/united_states> # United States
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/foreign_relations> # FOREIGN RELATIONS
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FOREIGN RELATIONS"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/internationale_betrekkingen> # Internationale betrekkingen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Internationale betrekkingen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/political_conditions> # POLITICAL CONDITIONS
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL CONDITIONS"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/relations_exterieures> # Relations extérieures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Relations extérieures"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_etats_membres> # UE/CE Etats membres
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "UE/CE Etats membres"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_historique_et_perspectives> # UE/CE Historique et perspectives
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "UE/CE Historique et perspectives"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/43102771#Topic/ue_ce_relations_exterieures> # UE/CE Relations extérieures
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "UE/CE Relations extérieures"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> # Germany.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Germany." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245064> # Europe.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europe." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> # Diplomatic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Diplomatic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/207634635> # Communauté européenne
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Communauté européenne" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56681089> # Gregory F. Treverton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Treverton" ;
    schema:givenName "Gregory F." ;
    schema:name "Gregory F. Treverton" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780691078595>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0691078599" ;
    schema:isbn "9780691078595" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.