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Germany and the Germans

Author: John Ardagh; Katharina Ardagh
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Captures the diversity and contradicitons of Germany in the mid-1990s.
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Ardagh, John, 1928-2008.
Germany and the Germans.
London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1995
(OCoLC)647036894
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Ardagh; Katharina Ardagh
ISBN: 0140252665 9780140252668
OCLC Number: 35172894
Description: xvi, 604 pages : map ; 20 cm
Contents: The regional patchwork, an ancient legacy; the "economic miracle" and its after-strains; daily life - a modernized society re-examines its traditions; Turkish "guest workers" and other immigrants - a painful path towards acceptance; arts and intellectuals - lively activity, but low creativity; the old GDR - daily life under German-style communism; the new east Germany, free but anxious; how stable a democracy?
Responsibility: John Ardagh ; consultant and research assistant, Katharina Ardagh.
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Aims to capture the diversity and contradictions of the Germany of the mid-1990s. This new edition looks at events such as Chancellor Kohl's re-election in 1994, the recession, the flare up of racial  Read more...

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