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The German Revolution of 1989 : causes and consequences

Author: Gert-Joachim Glaessner; Ian Wallace
Publisher: Oxford ; Providence : BERG, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An investigation by a team of international scholars into the causes and consequences of the collapse of the German Democratic Republic. The study details the numerous indications that a unique combination of destabilising factors coincided to bring about the end of "real socialism."
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
German Revolution of 1989.
Oxford ; Providence : BERG, 1992
(OCoLC)637044971
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gert-Joachim Glaessner; Ian Wallace
ISBN: 0854967850 9780854967858
OCLC Number: 24627315
Description: xi, 232 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Political structures in transition / Gert-Joachim Glaessner --
The failure of 'real socialism' / Rolf Reissig --
From stagnation to transformation : the sociology of the 'GDR revolution' / Manfred Lötsch --
'Perfecting' the imperfect : the GDR economy in the Honecker era / Mike Dennis --
Changes in political culture and the transformation of the GDR, 1989-1990 / Henry Krisch --
The failure of GDR cultural policy under Honecker / Ian Wallace --
The peace movement and the church in the Honecker years / John Sandford --
Revolution in a classless society / Sigrid Meuschel --
Gorbachev, the GDR and Germany / Martin McCauley --
The collapse of the GDR and the break-up of the 'socialist camp' / August Pradetto --
German unification and the West / Gert-Joachim Glaessner.
Responsibility: edited by Gert-Joachim Glaessner and Ian Wallace.

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