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ANN: H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report for H-German (31 August 2015 to 7 September 2015)

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 31 August 2015 to  7 September 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

Denison University - Assistant Professor of History (Europe)

FUNDS: NEH Fellowship for Senior Scholars at the Center for Jewish History (December 2015)

The Center for Jewish History offers a fellowship to senior scholars through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. The award supports original research at the Center in the humanities, including but not limited to Jewish studies, Russian and East European studies, American studies and Germanic studies, as well as musicology, linguistics, anthropology, sociology and history.

ANN: NYU Gender and Transformation Workshop: Domestic Violence Intervention and Divided German State-Making (11 September 2015)

The Gender and Transformation Workshop at the NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies invites interested participants to its first session of the Fall  2015 Semester:

“The Neighbours Can Hear: Engaging Citizens in Domestic Violence 
Intervention and Divided German State-Making”

Jane Freeland, Carleton University, Ottawa
Friday, September 11, 2015, 4:30 to 6:00 pm
NYU Center for European and Mediterranean Studies
285 Mercer St., 7th floor (between Waverly and Washington)

CFP: Children and War: Past and Present (July 2016)

Children and War: Past and Present
Third international multidisciplinary conference to be held at the University of Salzburg, Austria, on 13-15 July 2016
Organized by the University of Salzburg and the University of Wolverhampton, in association with the UN Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.

ANN: H-Net Job Guide Weekly Report For H-German: 24 August - 31 August 2015

The following jobs were posted to the H-Net Job Guide from 24 August 2015 to 31 August 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

Texas Tech University - Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Modern
German History

ANN: New Books in German History & German Studies (September 2015)

New Books in German History and German Studies (September 2015)

Editor's note: At the beginning of the month, as a service to our members, H-German publishes a list of newly released books on German History and German Studies that members have submitted to H-German.  If you would like to announce the publication of your new book, please submit the following information to Laura Hilton (lhilton(at)muskingum.edu): the author's name, the title of the book, the press, the month it appeared in print, and a link to the publisher/book's site (optional).

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Recent Reviews

Author: 
David FriedlÖ¤nder Teller, Friedrich Schleiermacher, Wilhelm Abraham
Reviewer: 
Jonathan M. Hess

Hess on Teller and Schleiermacher and Abraham, 'A Debate on Jewish Emancipation and Christian Theology in Old Berlin'

David FriedlÖ¤nder Teller, Friedrich Schleiermacher, Wilhelm Abraham. A Debate on Jewish Emancipation and Christian Theology in Old Berlin. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 2004. xiii + 177 pp. $12.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87220-719-6.

Reviewed by Jonathan M. Hess (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Author: 
Ute Frevert
Reviewer: 
Kevin Cramer

Cramer on Frevert, 'A Nation in Barracks: Modern Germany, Military Conscription and Civil Society'

Ute Frevert. A Nation in Barracks: Modern Germany, Military Conscription and Civil Society. Oxford: Berg Publishers, 2004. 322 pp. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85973-881-8; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-85973-886-3.

Reviewed by Kevin Cramer (Department of History, Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Author: 
Matthias Frese, Julia Paulus, Karl Teppe
Reviewer: 
Caroline Sharples

Sharples on Frese and Paulus and Teppe, 'Demokratisierung und gesellschaftlicher Aufbruch: Die sechziger Jahre als Wendezeit der Bundesrepublik'

Matthias Frese, Julia Paulus, Karl Teppe. Demokratisierung und gesellschaftlicher Aufbruch: Die sechziger Jahre als Wendezeit der Bundesrepublik. Paderborn: Ferdinand Schöningh Verlag, 2003. 839 S. EUR 64.00 (gebunden), ISBN 978-3-506-79617-2.

Reviewed by Caroline Sharples (Department of History, University of Southampton) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Changing Times

Author: 
Anetta Kahane
Reviewer: 
Anthony Kauders

Kauders on Kahane, 'Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst: Meine deutschen Geschichten'

Anetta Kahane. Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst: Meine deutschen Geschichten. Berlin: Rowohlt Berlin Verlag, 2004. 351 S. EUR 19.90 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-87134-470-1.

Reviewed by Anthony Kauders (Department of History Keele University) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Anetta Kahane's Lehrjahre, or, the Discovery of My Judaism

Author: 
Sheilagh Ogilvie, Richard Overy, eds.
Reviewer: 
L. M. Stallbaumer-Beishline

Stallbaumer-Beishline on Ogilvie and Overy, 'Germany: A New Social and Economic History, Volume 3--Since 1800'

Sheilagh Ogilvie, Richard Overy, eds. Germany: A New Social and Economic History, Volume 3--Since 1800. London: Arnold, 2003. xvii + 430 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-340-65215-2.

Reviewed by L. M. Stallbaumer-Beishline (Department of History, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Germany's Social and Economic History

Author: 
Jens Rydstrm
Reviewer: 
Clayton Whisnant

Whisnant on Rydstrm, 'Sinners and Citizens: Bestiality and Homosexuality in Sweden, 1880-1950'

Jens Rydstrm. Sinners and Citizens: Bestiality and Homosexuality in Sweden, 1880-1950. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2003. xiv + 416 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-73256-5; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-226-73257-2.

Reviewed by Clayton Whisnant (Department of History, Wofford College) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

Author: 
John P. McCormick, ed.
Reviewer: 
Kees Gispen

Gispen on McCormick, 'Confronting Mass Democracy and Industrial Technology: Political and Social Theory from Nietzsche to Habermas'

John P. McCormick, ed. Confronting Mass Democracy and Industrial Technology: Political and Social Theory from Nietzsche to Habermas. Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2002. 368 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-2778-3.

Reviewed by Kees Gispen (Department of History, University of Mississippi) Published on H-German (September, 2005)

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