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Teaching postwar Germany in America

German Studies Conference 1972 (Indiana University)

Teaching postwar Germany in America

papers and discussion

by German Studies Conference 1972 (Indiana University)

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Published by Institute of German Studies, Indiana University in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Germany (West) -- History -- 1945 -- Study and teaching -- Congresses.,
  • Germany (East) -- History -- 1945 -- Study and teaching,
  • History -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Louis F. Helbig and Eberhard Reichmann.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsReichmann, Eberhard., Helbig, Louis Ferdinand, 1935., Indiana University. Institute of German Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDD86.8 .G47 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination244 p.
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19758001M

    The younger generation of today is little aware of how much West German society was influenced by America, not only through the close ties of American politics and economics but also through the presence of hundreds of thousands of Americans in Germany during the postwar decades. “Face-to-Face: Holocaust Survivors and the American Jewish Community, ” Approaches to Jewish Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany, Wayne State University Press, Holocaust Survivors in America, Albany, NY: New York Archives Journal, Spring

    I would like to recommend The American Impact on Postwar Germany for the library. Please include it in your next purchasing review with my strong recommendation. The RRP is: $ I recommend this title for the following reasons: BENEFIT FOR THE LIBRARY: This book will be a valuable addition to the library's collection. Germany’s rise as a strong democratic republic after World War II has led to that country’s rebirth as a major economic power in Europe. The lessons contained in this publication will enable teachers and students to explore Germany’s social, political, and economic experiences since File Size: 1MB.

    Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize Winner of the Council on Foreign Relations Arthur Ross Book Award One of the New York Times' Ten Best Books of the Year Almost a decade in the making, this much-anticipated grand history of postwar Europe from one of the world's most esteemed historians and intellectuals is a singular achievement/5(). History Textbooks in Postwar German and Japanese Education (Sven Saaler, The University of Tokyo) Introduction Much has been written and said about the differences in education in postwar Germany and Japan, particularly about the differences in history education. Since it is impossibleFile Size: KB.


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