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Reglobalization: Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach and Berthold Beitz

Harold James

in Krupp: A History of the Legendary German Firm

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691153407
eISBN:
9781400841868
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691153407.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter studies Krupp in the postwar world, particularly in the company's attempts at reinventing itself in the modern age. It first discusses the extent of the postwar German industrial ... More


After World War II: Germany, Japan, and Hungary

Zoltan Barany

in The Soldier and the Changing State: Building Democratic Armies in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691137681
eISBN:
9781400845491
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691137681.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the democratization of civil–military relations in two former fascist dictatorships, postwar Germany and Japan, whose armies had destroyed and terrorized large swathes of the ... More


The Occupation of Germany

Aaron Rapport

in Waging War, Planning Peace: U.S. Noncombat Operations and Major Wars

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801453588
eISBN:
9780801455643
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801453588.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

This chapter looks at the United States' occupation of Germany at the end of World War II, which culminated in a democratic West German state that was both an “economic miracle” and a member of the ... More


Conclusion Composers in the Postwar Era Until the 1960s

Michael H. Kater

in Composers of the Nazi Era: Eight Portraits

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780195099249
eISBN:
9780199870004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195099249.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter begins by discussing the reasons for studying the interrelationship between sociopolitical forces on one side and music and musicians on the other. It then enumerates several important ... More


Trade Unions in Germany: The Two Postwar Movements

Stephen J. Silvia

in Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452215
eISBN:
9780801469664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452215.003.0005
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter examines the postwar German trade union movement. Using qualitative analysis, it highlights two trade union movements that emerged in postwar Germany. The first movement appeared in the ... More


The Nazi Perpetrator: Postwar German Art and the Politics of the Right

Paul B. Jaskot

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678242
eISBN:
9781452948225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678242.001.0001
Subject:
Art, Art History

Who was responsible for the crimes of the Nazis? Party leaders and members? Rank-and-file soldiers and bureaucrats? Ordinary Germans? This question looms over German disputes about the past like few ... More


The Enduring Resilience of the Law and the State in German Industrial Relations

Stephen J. Silvia

in Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452215
eISBN:
9780801469664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452215.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This chapter examines how law and the state supported and sustained Germany's postwar industrial relations system. It first provides an overview of the German labor law before considering how the ... More


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

Franz Neumann, Herbert Marcuse, and Otto Kirchheimer

Raffaele Laudani (ed.)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691134130
eISBN:
9781400846467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691134130.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

During World War II, three prominent members of the Frankfurt School—Franz Neumann, Herbert Marcuse, and Otto Kirchheimer—worked as intelligence analysts for the Office of Strategic Services, the ... More


Designing One Nation: The Politics of Economic Culture and Trade in Divided Germany

Katrin Schreiter

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190877279
eISBN:
9780190877309
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190877279.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

The histories of East and West Germany traditionally emphasize the Cold War rivalries between the communist and capitalist nations. Yet, even as the countries diverged in their political directions, ... More


A Failed Experiment

Stefan Sperling

in Reasons of Conscience: The Bioethics Debate in Germany

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226924311
eISBN:
9780226924335
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226924335.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the complicated relations between postwar East and West Germany. It explores the moment of reunification. It discusses various shifts in national consciousness as well as ... More


Conclusion: Integrating the Pieces and Looking toward the Future

Stephen J. Silvia

in Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452215
eISBN:
9780801469664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452215.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This book concludes by discussing the findings presented in the first five chapters and integrating them into a comprehensive picture of industrial relations in Germany. It shows that labor law and ... More


Introduction

Stephen J. Silvia

in Holding the Shop Together: German Industrial Relations in the Postwar Era

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452215
eISBN:
9780801469664
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452215.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, HRM / IR

This book explores the trajectory of Germany's industrial relations system in the years after World War II and relates it to the German economy. The story of industrial relations in postwar Germany ... More


The Loyal American Subject

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/9781501744990.003.0011
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter shows how Thomas Mann was reintroduced into postwar Germany—where his works had been previously banned—through American distribution of his literature. Many Germans were glad to be given ... More


Introduction: Does Folklore Matter?

Sadhana Naithani

in Folklore Theory in Postwar Germany

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039935
eISBN:
9781626740266
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039935.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

This introductory chapter sets out the book’s purpose, which is to examine the transformation in how folklore was understood, analyzed, and interpreted in postwar Germany as expressed in the works of ... More


Introduction: Local Lives

Marcel Thomas

in Local Lives, Parallel Histories: Villagers and Everyday Life in the Divided Germany

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780198856146
eISBN:
9780191889646
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198856146.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This chapter introduces the reader to the two case study villages Neukirch and Ebersbach, explains the methodology of the study, and outlines the structure of the book. It also sets out the central ... More


Anselm Kiefer and the Ascendance of Helmut Kohl: The Changing Perception of the Perpetrator

Paul B. Jaskot

in The Nazi Perpetrator: Postwar German Art and the Politics of the Right

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816678242
eISBN:
9781452948225
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816678242.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter examines Anselm Kiefer’s works that address the changing terms of debate, and shows the relationships of art to politics and politicians to culture. By understanding the shifts in ... More


The Isolated World Citizen

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/9781501744990.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter considers Thomas Mann's role in postwar Germany. For a number of reasons, the idea of Mann leading postwar Germany on its thorny path back to democracy was utterly illusory. However, ... More


Gender Roles in Italy’s Elections and Constitution

Molly Tambor

in The Lost Wave: Women and Democracy in Postwar Italy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
June 2014
ISBN:
9780199378234
eISBN:
9780199378258
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378234.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

First by blazing the trail for female political candidates and election campaigning, then by writing women’s citizenship into the new constitution, and finally by serving in the early Parliamentary ... More


“Laughter through Tears”: Jewish Humor in the Aftermath of the Holocaust

Avinoam Patt

in A Club of Their Own: Jewish Humorists and the Contemporary World

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780190646127
eISBN:
9780190646158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190646127.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

This chapter examines manifestations of Jewish humor in the aftermath of the Holocaust, analyzing the functions of this humor and pointing to some of the continuities and discontinuities between ... More


The Afterlife of a Tribunal

Diane Orentlicher

in Some Kind of Justice: The ICTY's Impact in Bosnia and Serbia

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190882273
eISBN:
9780190882303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882273.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The span of an international tribunal’s local impact is not the same as its operational life, as Germany’s evolved relationship with Nuremberg highlights. Recognizing that the ICTY’s impact in Bosnia ... More


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