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The Revival of German Political and Constitutional Life Under Military Government: (September 18,1944)

Franz Neumann

in Secret Reports on Nazi Germany: The Frankfurt School Contribution to the War Effort

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.003.0024
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter offers suggestions for the revival of German political and constitutional life under military government, with a view to providing an environment in which cooperation of the United ... More


German Electoral Politics

Geoffrey K. Roberts

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069901
eISBN:
9781781701584
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069901.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

The study of German electoral politics has been neglected of late, despite being one of the most pervasive elements of the German political process. This book argues that concentration on electoral ... More


Hollow Unity

Anna von der Goltz

in Hindenburg: Power, Myth, and the Rise of the Nazis

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199570324
eISBN:
9780191722240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199570324.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the fate of the Hindenburg myth during the period of relative stabilization of German politics and society. The author shows that Hindenburg's first term witnessed profound ... More


Left Liberals, the State, and Popular Politics in Wilhelmine Germany

Alastair Thompson

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205432
eISBN:
9780191676635
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205432.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

Although often viewed as ineffectual intellectuals, or a spent political force, Left Liberals had become the third largest party in German politics by 1914, and in the German Revolution of 1918–1919 ... More


Conclusion

Robert Rohrschneider

in Learning Democracy: Democratic and Economic Values in Unified Germany

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198295174
eISBN:
9780191685088
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198295174.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This chapter summarizes the main findings and outlines the implications of the study for German politics and society. It also discusses the study's theoretical lessons and highlights its practical ... More


Introduction

Erin R. Hochman

in Imagining a Greater Germany: Republican Nationalism and the Idea of Anschluss

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781501704444
eISBN:
9781501706066
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704444.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

This introductory chapter illustrates that there were multiple understandings of Germanness during the Weimar era, hence emphasizing how the triumph of Nazi ideology after 1918 was far from certain ... More


Elections, parties and the political system

Geoffrey K. Roberts

in German Electoral Politics

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719069901
eISBN:
9781781701584
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719069901.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses German politics, determining that the best way to start analysing German politics is to study the electoral system. It then studies the concept of ‘electoral politics’ and ... More


Introduction

Jonathan R. Lyon

in Princely Brothers and Sisters: The Sibling Bond in German Politics, 1100-1250

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451300
eISBN:
9780801467851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451300.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This book examines the role of sibling bonds in shaping German politics during the Middle Ages. Using nine of the most prominent lineages belonging to the upper aristocracy of the Staufen period ... More


Dismantling by Default? The Indexation of Social Benefits in Four Countries

Christoffer Green-Pedersen, Flemming Juul Christiansen, Eva-Maria Euchner, Carsten Jensen, and John Turnpenny

in Dismantling Public Policy: Preferences, Strategies, and Effects

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656646
eISBN:
9780191746000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656646.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter focuses on the indexation of social benefits (i.e. adjustments in line with inflation or real wage development) in Denmark, Sweden, the UK, and Germany. It is argued that studying ... More


When the Dismantling of an Ineffective Policy Becomes Increasingly Costly: Default Strategies, Arena Shifting, and Symbolic Action in German Waste Policy

Dominik Bernauer and Christoph Knill

in Dismantling Public Policy: Preferences, Strategies, and Effects

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656646
eISBN:
9780191746000
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656646.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Political Economy

This chapter analyses the persistence of the heavily criticized packaging waste policy in Germany. It is argued that dismantling more or less failed because of three factors. First, concentration of ... More


Radio Propaganda during the Ocupation, 1945–1949

Nicholas J. Schlosser (ed.)

in Cold War on the Airwaves: The Radio Propaganda War against East Germany

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252039690
eISBN:
9780252097782
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252039690.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Radio

This chapter focuses on the founding of RIAS and how stations in East and West Berlin reported on the Berlin Blockade and Airlift. It shows how RIAS's formative years, from 1946 to 1949, were ... More


Democracy's Guardians: A History of the German Federal Constitutional Court, 1951–2001

Justin Collings

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2015
ISBN:
9780198753377
eISBN:
9780191815003
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753377.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Philosophy of Law

The German Federal Constitutional Court stands virtually unchallenged as the most trusted-by some accounts the most influential-institution of the German state. How has this happened? Why do so few ... More


Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich

Eric Kurlander

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780300189452
eISBN:
9780300190373
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300189452.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book is the definitive history of the supernatural in Nazi Germany, exploring the occult ideas, esoteric sciences, and pagan religions touted by the Third Reich in the service of power. The Nazi ... More


Greece 2010

C. Randall Henning

in Tangled Governance: International Regime Complexity, the Troika, and the Euro Crisis

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780198801801
eISBN:
9780191840388
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198801801.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy, European Union

The Greek crisis of 2010 was a formative episode, during which European governments chose the mix of institutions that would formulate the rescue program and the institutions established the ... More


Epilogue

William J. Richardson

in Heidegger: Through Phenomenology to Thought

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823222551
eISBN:
9780823235247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823222551.003.0037
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter presents an essay written to commemorate the death of Martin Heidegger in 1976. It appeared under the title “Martin Heidegger: In Memoriam” in Man and World. Its ... More


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