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Between Two Fascisms: Language Brings Everything to Light

Karl Kraus

in The Third Walpurgis Night: The Complete Text

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300236002
eISBN:
9780300252804
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300236002.003.0025
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter takes another look at Social Democracy. “We don't want” brown German fascism, they say, “but nor do we want” the black Austrian variety either. But what they really want is not clear ... More


Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Caroline Mezger

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Forging Germans explores the nationalization and eventual National Socialist mobilization of ethnic German children and youth in interwar and World War II Yugoslavia, particularly in two of its ... More


The Grammar of Prudence: Arendt, Jaspers, and the Appraisal of Max Weber

Peter Baehr

in Hannah Arendt in Jerusalem

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520220560
eISBN:
9780520923669
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520220560.003.0020
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter focuses on the exchange between Jaspers and Arendt over a problem — condensed in the name of Max Weber — that had first emerged specifically in their correspondence as early as January ... More


Introduction: The German Envoy to America

Tobias Boes

in Thomas Mann's War: Literature, Politics, and the World Republic of Letters

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501744990
eISBN:
9781501745003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501744990.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This introductory chapter discusses Thomas Mann's peculiar role as an authority on German culture to oppose the Nazi regime. It explains that two factors characterize Mann's unique position in ... More


Private Jews, Public Germans

Emily J. Levine

in Dreamland of Humanists: Warburg, Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226061689
eISBN:
9780226061719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226061719.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

Chapter seven considers to what extent the experience of German Jewish scholars in Hamburg differed from that of Berlin or Frankfurt. To this end, it investigates how Warburg, Cassirer, and Panofsky ... More


The East as Historical Imagination and the Germanization Policies of the Third Reich

Gerhard Wolf

in Hitler's Geographies: The Spatialities of the Third Reich

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780226274423
eISBN:
9780226274560
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226274560.003.0005
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Cultural and Historical Geography

Unlike some National Socialist propagandists might have suggested, German imaginations of Eastern Europe were multi-layered and extraordinary complex. It was not until after the First World War that ... More


Alternate Fronts: Extracurricular Youth Groups and the Interwar Nationalization of Yugoslavia’s Donauschwaben

Caroline Mezger

in Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 2 investigates the previously unexplored history of extracurricular youth mobilization among the Vojvodina’s ethnic Germans during the interwar period. It traces the many specifically ... 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


World War, World Confession: International Violence and Mennonite Globalization

Benjamin W. Goossen

in Chosen Nation: Mennonites and Germany in a Global Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691174280
eISBN:
9781400885190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691174280.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines how claims of wartime solidarity owed less to long-standing legacies than to the conflict at hand. For progressives in Germany, the war had generated new possibilities. Having ... More


Mennonite Nationalism: Postwar Aid And The Politics Of Repatriation

Benjamin W. Goossen

in Chosen Nation: Mennonites and Germany in a Global Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780691174280
eISBN:
9781400885190
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691174280.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter describes how postwar Mennonite nationalism was an accidental phenomenon. While previous leaders, especially in the USSR and the Americas, had portrayed their confession in separatist ... More


Jewish Frontkämpfer and the Nazi Volksgemeinschaft

Michael Geheran

in Comrades Betrayed: Jewish World War I Veterans under Hitler

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501751011
eISBN:
9781501751035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501751011.003.0005
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the changes to Jewish war veterans' legal status after the Nuremberg Laws in 1935 and the ways in which many of these men tried to retain their sense of Germanness in the face ... More


Defining Deutschtum: Political Ideology, German Identity, and Music-Critical Discourse in Liberal Vienna

David Brodbeck

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199362707
eISBN:
9780199362721
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362707.001.0001
Subject:
Music, History, Western, Theory, Analysis, Composition

Defining Deutschtum: Political Ideology, German Identity, and Music-Critical Discourse in Liberal Vienna Defining Deutschtum offers a nuanced look at the intersection of music, cultural identity, and ... More


Forging Germans under Germany: Conditions of Occupation in the Western Banat, 1941–1944

Caroline Mezger

in Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 3 is dedicated to the German occupation of the Western Banat during World War II. Employing archival and press sources from Germany and Serbia, as well as original oral history interviews, it ... More


Mobilizing on Germany’s Frontier: The Banat’s Ethnic German Youth in the Deutsche Jugend and the Waffen-SS, 1941–1944

Caroline Mezger

in Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 4 investigates the World War II mobilization of the Western Banat’s ethnic German children and youth into National Socialist organizations. It explores the evolution of the region’s (now ... More


Forging Germans under Hungary: Conditions of Occupation in the Batschka, 1941–1944

Caroline Mezger

in Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Chapter 5 explores the fraught (re-) incorporation of the Batschka/Bácska/Bačka into the Hungarian state during World War II, highlighting the experiences of the region’s ethnic Germans. Interweaving ... More


Conclusion

Caroline Mezger

in Forging Germans: Youth, Nation, and the National Socialist Mobilization of Ethnic Germans in Yugoslavia, 1918-1944

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780198850168
eISBN:
9780191884610
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198850168.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

The conclusion reflects on the key transformations that ethnic German childhood and youth education and mobilization underwent between interwar Yugoslavia and the wartime Western Banat and ... More


German Identity in Prophetic Thought

Frances Courtney Kneupper

in The Empire at the End of Time: Identity and Reform in Late Medieval German Prophecy

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780190279363
eISBN:
9780190279387
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190279363.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The notion of “Germanness,” or a unique and specifically German political identity, figures heavily in the late-medieval prophecies examined in this book. This chapter discusses how nascent ideas of ... More


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