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ANN: Victim Testimony and Understanding Mass Violence: A special issue of Etudes Armeniennes Contemporaines

The 5th issue of Études arméniennes contemporaines is now available online in open access. https://eac.revues.org/

This special issue is dedicated to the theme "Victim Testimony and Understanding Mass Violence".

ANN: H-Net Job Guide, 19-26 October 2015

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 19 October 2015 to 26 October 2015.  These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-German.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

EUROPEAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Pacific Lutheran University - Assistant Professor of History - Early Modern European History

ANN: H-Net Job Guide, 12-19 October 2015

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 12 October 2015 to 19 October 2015. These job postings are included here based on the categories selected by the list editors for H-German.  See the H-Net Job Guide website at http://www.h-net.org/jobs/ for more information.

EUROPEAN HISTORY / STUDIES

University of Dayton - Assistant Professor, 20th Century European History (excluding Great Britain and Russia)

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
Herbert Kitschelt, Wolfgang Streeck, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark Vail

Vail on Kitschelt and Streeck, 'Germany: Beyond the Stable State'

Herbert Kitschelt, Wolfgang Streeck, eds. Germany: Beyond the Stable State. London: Frank Cass, 2004. 266 pp. ISBN 978-0-7146-8473-4; ISBN 978-0-7146-5588-8.

Reviewed by Mark Vail (Department of Political Science, Tulane University) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Intimations of Stability

Author: 
Daniel Beller-McKenna
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Koehler

Koehler on Beller-McKenna, 'Brahms and the German Spirit'

Daniel Beller-McKenna. Brahms and the German Spirit. Cambridge and London: Harvard University Press, 2004. 243 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-01318-6.

Reviewed by Jonathan Koehler (Department of History, North Park University) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Assimilation at Any Price

Author: 
Mary Fulbrook
Reviewer: 
Benita Blessing

Blessing on Fulbrook, 'The People's State: East German Society from Hitler to Honecker'

Mary Fulbrook. The People's State: East German Society from Hitler to Honecker. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005. 352 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-10884-2.

Reviewed by Benita Blessing (Department of History, Ohio University) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

What's in a Name?

Author: 
Richard Breitman, Norman J. W. Goda, Timothy Naftali, Robert Wolfe
Reviewer: 
Devin O. Pendas

Pendas on Breitman and Goda and Naftali and Wolfe, 'U.S. Intelligence and the Nazis'

Richard Breitman, Norman J. W. Goda, Timothy Naftali, Robert Wolfe. U.S. Intelligence and the Nazis. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005. 495 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-85268-5; $27.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-61794-9.

Reviewed by Devin O. Pendas (Department of History, Boston College) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Author: 
Alexander Haritonow
Reviewer: 
Gregory R. Witkowski

Witkowski on Haritonow, 'Ideologie als Institution und soziale Praxis: Die Adaption des höheren sowjetischen Parteischulensystems in der SBZ/DDR (1945-1956)'

Alexander Haritonow. Ideologie als Institution und soziale Praxis: Die Adaption des höheren sowjetischen Parteischulensystems in der SBZ/DDR (1945-1956). Berlin: Akademie Verlag, 2004. 253 S. EUR 49.80 (gebunden), ISBN 978-3-05-004073-8.

Reviewed by Gregory R. Witkowski (Department of History, Ball State University) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Making a Party School

Author: 
Christian Haller
Reviewer: 
Patricia Szobar

Szobar on Haller, 'Der "AuslÖ¤ndereinsatz" in Pforzheim wÖ¤hrend des Zweiten Weltkrieges'

Christian Haller. Der "AuslÖ¤ndereinsatz" in Pforzheim wÖ¤hrend des Zweiten Weltkrieges. Heidelberg: Verlag Regionalkultur, 2004. 160 pp. EUR 14.90 (paper), ISBN 978-3-89735-262-9.

Reviewed by Patricia Szobar (Department of History, Rutgers University) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Foreign Labor "From the Bottom Up"

Author: 
Peter Eli Gordon
Reviewer: 
Nitzan Lebovic

Lebovic on Gordon, 'Rosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy'

Peter Eli Gordon. Rosenzweig and Heidegger: Between Judaism and German Philosophy. Weimar and Now: University of California Press, 2003. 357 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-520-23611-0; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-24636-2.

Reviewed by Nitzan Lebovic (Department of History, University of California-Los Angeles and University of Tel Aviv) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Author: 
Matthias Stickler
Reviewer: 
Brenda Melendy

Melendy on Stickler, ''Ostdeutsch heißt Gesamtdeutsch': Organisation, Selbstverständnis und heimatpolitische Zielsetzung der deutschen Vertriebenenverbände 1949 - 1972'

Matthias Stickler. 'Ostdeutsch heißt Gesamtdeutsch': Organisation, Selbstverständnis und heimatpolitische Zielsetzung der deutschen Vertriebenenverbände 1949 - 1972. Düsseldorf: Droste, c2004. 511 pp. ISBN 978-3-7700-1896-3.

Reviewed by Brenda Melendy (Department of History, Texas A&M University-Kingsville) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Biography of an Organization?

Author: 
Joachim Lilla with Martin DÖ¶ring, Andreas Schulz, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stefan Vogt

Vogt on DÖ¶ring and Schulz, 'Statisten in Uniform: Die Mitglieder des Reichstages 1933-1945'

Joachim Lilla with Martin DÖ¶ring, Andreas Schulz, eds. Statisten in Uniform: Die Mitglieder des Reichstages 1933-1945. sseldorf: Droste Verlag, 2004. 996 pp. EUR 120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-7700-5254-7.

Reviewed by Stefan Vogt (Center for German Studies, Ben-Gurion-University of the Negev) Published on H-German (June, 2006)

Hitler's Willing Legislators

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