Reviews

Author: 
Peo Hansen, Sandy Brian Hager
Reviewer: 
Kimberly Redding

Redding on Hansen and Hager, 'The Politics of European Citizenship: Deepening Contradictions in Social Rights and Migration Policy'

Peo Hansen, Sandy Brian Hager. The Politics of European Citizenship: Deepening Contradictions in Social Rights and Migration Policy. New York: Berghahn Books, 2010. xii + 238 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84545-733-4; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-85745-621-2.

Reviewed by Kimberly Redding (Carroll University) Published on H-German (March, 2014) Commissioned by Shannon Nagy

Author: 
Katja M. Guenther
Reviewer: 
Lyn Marven

Marven on Guenther, 'Making Their Place: Feminism after Socialism in Eastern Germany'

Katja M. Guenther. Making Their Place: Feminism after Socialism in Eastern Germany. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2010. xii + 247 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-7071-2; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-7072-9.

Reviewed by Lyn Marven (University of Liverpool) Published on H-German (March, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

A Place for Women in the former GDR

Author: 
David Ingram
Reviewer: 
David L. Marshall

Marshall on Ingram, 'Habermas: Introduction and Analysis'

David Ingram. Habermas: Introduction and Analysis. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2010. xvii + 360 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-4879-9; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8014-7601-3.

Reviewed by David L. Marshall (Department of Communications, University of Pittsburgh) Published on H-German (March, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Introducing Habermas

Author: 
S. N. Broadberry, Kevin H. O'Rourke, eds.
Reviewer: 
Andrea Maestrejuan

Maestrejuan on Broadberry and O'Rourke, 'The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe: Volume 1, 1700-1870'

S. N. Broadberry, Kevin H. O'Rourke, eds. The Cambridge Economic History of Modern Europe: Volume 1, 1700-1870. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2010. 344 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-88202-6; $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-70838-8.

Reviewed by Andrea Maestrejuan (Metropolitan State University of Denver) Published on H-German (March, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Author: 
Martin Brady, Joanne Leal
Reviewer: 
Rob Kohn

Kohn on Brady and Leal, 'Wim Wenders and Peter Handke: Collaboration, Adaptation, Recomposition.'

Martin Brady, Joanne Leal. Wim Wenders and Peter Handke: Collaboration, Adaptation, Recomposition. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2011. 314 pp. $85.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-420-3247-7.

Reviewed by Rob Kohn (Texas Tech University) Published on H-German (March, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Author: 
Karrin Hanshew
Reviewer: 
Sarah E. Summers

Summers on Hanshew, 'Terror and Democracy in West Germany'

Karrin Hanshew. Terror and Democracy in West Germany. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. 290 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-01737-5.

Reviewed by Sarah E. Summers (Ryerson University) Published on H-German (February, 2014) Commissioned by Shannon Nagy

Terrorism, Violence, and the Transformation of West German Political Culture

Author: 
Gunther Jikeli
Reviewer: 
David Coury

Coury on Jikeli, 'Antisemitismus und Diskriminierungswahrnehmungen junger Muslime in Europa: Ergebnisse einer Studie unter jungen muslimischen Männern'

Gunther Jikeli. Antisemitismus und Diskriminierungswahrnehmungen junger Muslime in Europa: Ergebnisse einer Studie unter jungen muslimischen Männern. Essen: Klartext-Verlagsges, 2012. 342 pp. EUR 29.90 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8375-0165-0.

Reviewed by David Coury (University of Wisconsin at Green Bay) Published on H-German (February, 2014) Commissioned by Shannon Nagy

Antisemitism among Young Male Muslims in France, England, and Germany

Author: 
Patrick Stevenson, Jenny Carl
Reviewer: 
Marc Pierce

Pierce on Stevenson and Carl, 'Language and Social Change in Central Europe: Discourses on Policy, Identity, and the German Language'

Patrick Stevenson, Jenny Carl. Language and Social Change in Central Europe: Discourses on Policy, Identity, and the German Language. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2010. 256 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-3598-6.

Reviewed by Marc Pierce (The University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-German (February, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Author: 
Theo Plesser, Hans-Ulrich Thamer
Reviewer: 
Florian Mildenberger

Mildenberger on Plesser and Thamer, 'Arbeit, Leistung und Ernährung: vom Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Arbeitsphysiologie in Berlin zum Max-Planck-Institut für Molekulare Physiologie und Leibniz-Institut für Arbeitsforschung in Dortmund'

Theo Plesser, Hans-Ulrich Thamer. Arbeit, Leistung und Ernährung: vom Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Arbeitsphysiologie in Berlin zum Max-Planck-Institut für Molekulare Physiologie und Leibniz-Institut für Arbeitsforschung in Dortmund. Stuttgart: Steiner, 2012. 590 pp. ISBN 978-3-515-10200-1.

Reviewed by Florian Mildenberger (Europa Universität Viadrina) Published on H-German (February, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Author: 
Eli Rubin
Reviewer: 
Shannon Nagy

Nagy on Rubin, 'Synthetic Socialism: Plastics and Dictatorship in the German Democratic Republic'

Eli Rubin. Synthetic Socialism: Plastics and Dictatorship in the German Democratic Republic. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008. 286 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3238-7.

Reviewed by Shannon Nagy (University of Texas at Austin) Published on H-German (January, 2014) Commissioned by Benita Blessing

Socialist Plastics

Author: 
Bernd Schaefer
Reviewer: 
Derek Hastings

Hastings on Schaefer, 'The East German State and the Catholic Church: 1945-1989'

Bernd Schaefer. The East German State and the Catholic Church: 1945-1989. Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2010. 303 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84545-737-2.

Reviewed by Derek Hastings (Oakland University) Published on H-German (January, 2014) Commissioned by Chad Ross

The Catholic Church in the German Democratic Republic

Author: 
Jörg Muth
Reviewer: 
Richard DiNardo

DiNardo on Muth, 'Command Culture: Officer Education in the U.S. Army and the German Armed Forces, 1901-1940, and the Consequences for World War II'

Jörg Muth. Command Culture: Officer Education in the U.S. Army and the German Armed Forces, 1901-1940, and the Consequences for World War II. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2011. 368 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57441-303-8.

Reviewed by Richard DiNardo (Marine Corps University) Published on H-German (December, 2013) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Author: 
Wilhelm Damberg, ed.
Reviewer: 
Lauren N. Faulkner Rossi

Faulkner Rossi on Damberg, 'Soziale Strukturen und Semantiken des Religiösen im Wandel: Transformationen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1949–1989'

Wilhelm Damberg, ed. Soziale Strukturen und Semantiken des Religiösen im Wandel: Transformationen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1949–1989. Essen: Klartext Verlag, 2011. 222 pp. EUR 24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8375-0535-1.

Reviewed by Lauren N. Faulkner Rossi (Notre Dame) Published on H-German (December, 2013) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Religious Transformations in the Postwar World

Author: 
Vladimir Tismaneanu, ed.
Reviewer: 
Corina L. Petrescu

Petrescu on Tismaneanu, 'Promises of 1968: Crisis, Illusion, and Utopia'

Vladimir Tismaneanu, ed. Promises of 1968: Crisis, Illusion, and Utopia. Budapest: Central European University Press, 2011. 460 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-615505304-7.

Reviewed by Corina L. Petrescu (University of Mississippi) Published on H-German (December, 2013) Commissioned by Chad Ross

Promises of 1968

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