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Marianne or Germania?: Nationalizing Women in Alsace, 1870-1946

Elizabeth Vlossak

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199561117
eISBN:
9780191595035
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561117.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book studies modern Alsatian history using gender as a category of historical analysis, and the first to record the experiences of the region's women from 1870 to 1946. Relying on an extensive ... More


Rebuilding French Alsace: Language, Myth, and the Republican Ideal, 1914–24

Elizabeth Vlossak

in Marianne or Germania?: Nationalizing Women in Alsace, 1870-1946

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199561117
eISBN:
9780191595035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561117.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Chapter 4 focuses on the many roles women played in the rebuilding of French Alsace after the war, as leaders, organizers and members of the language societies seeking to bring French words, ... More


A History of French Passions: Volume 1: Ambition, Love, and Politics

Theodore Zeldin

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198221777
eISBN:
9780191678493
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198221777.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This is the first volume of a two-volume reinterpretation of France's achievement as a nation and of the individual experience of the French. This book tries to explain French idiosyncrasies, ... More


The First World War and the Shifting Landscape of French Jewry

Nadia Malinovich

in French and Jewish: Culture and the Politics of Identity in Early-Twentieth Century France

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781904113409
eISBN:
9781800342637
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781904113409.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter highlights the impact of the First World War and the changes in French Jewish society that paved the way for the expansion of Jewish associational and cultural life in the 1920s. It ... More


“Negroid Jews Against White Men”: Louis-Ferdinand Céline and the Politics of Literature

in The Aesthetics of Hate: Far-Right Intellectuals, Antisemitism, and Gender in 1930s France

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804774574
eISBN:
9780804782838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804774574.003.0006
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter analyzes the works of novelist Louis–Ferdinand Céline. Céline is a celebrated icon of the French literary canon. He published two anti-Semitic pamphlets—Bagatelles pour un massacre and ... More


Commemoration

Daniel J. Sherman

in The French Republic: History, Values, Debates

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449017
eISBN:
9780801460647
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449017.003.0037
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter considers acts of commemoration and the concept of memory in the republican framework. As commemoration seeks to reinforce the solidarity of a community by fixing a common version of ... More


Citizenship and the Concept of Nationality [1995]

Mirjam Künkler and Tine Stein

in Constitutional and Political Theory: Selected Writings

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198714965
eISBN:
9780191783135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714965.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Public International Law

Böckenförde here examines Rogers Brubaker’s historical explanation of the divergence of French and German theories of nationhood and citizenship. Through Brubaker, Böckenförde asks what accounts for ... More


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