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Changing the world, changing oneself : political protest and collective identities in West Germany and the U.S. in the 1960s and 1970s / edited by Belinda Davis ... [et al.].

Publication:
New York : Berghahn Books, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 334 p. ; 24 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
Series:
Protest, culture and society; v. 3.
Protest, culture and society
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Subjects:
United States -- Relations -- Germany (West).
Germany (West) -- Relations -- United States.
Youth protest movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Youth protest movements -- Germany (West) -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- Political activity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- Political activity -- Germany (West) -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- United States -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.
Youth -- Germany (West) -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.
Group identity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Group identity -- Germany (West) -- History -- 20th century.
Contents:
Intellectual transfer : Theodor W. Adorno's American experience / Detlev Claussen
The limits of praxis : the social-psychological foundations of Theodor Adorno's and Herbert Marcuse's interpretations of the 1960s protest movements / John Abromeit
America's Vietnam in Germany, Germany in America's Vietnam : on the relocation of spaces and the appropriation of history / Wilfried Mausbach
Topographies of memory : the 1960s student movement in Germany and the US : representations in contemporary German literature / Susanne Rinner
"We too are Berliners" : protest, symbolism, and the city in Cold War Germany / Carla MacDougall
A growing problem for US foreign policy : the West German student movement and the Western Alliance / Martin Klimke
Ostpolitik as domestic containment : the cultural contradictions of the Cold War and the West German state response / Jeremi Suri
Transformation by subversion? The New Left and the question of violence / Ingrid Gilcher-Holtey
"From protest to resistance" : Ulrike Meinhof and the transatlantic movement of ideas / Karin Bauer
White Negroes : the fascination of the authentic in the West German counterculture of the 1960s / Detlef Siegfried
The Black Panther Solidarity Committee and the trial of the Ramstein 2 / Maria Höhn
Between ballots and bullets / Georgy Katsiaficas
A whole world opening up : transcultural contact, difference, and the politicization of "new left" activists / Belinda Davis
"We didn't know how it was going to turn out" : contemporary activists discuss their experiences of the 1960s and 1970s.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [307]-326) and index.
Contributor:
Davis, Belinda.
ISBN:
9781845456511 (hardback : alk. paper)
1845456513 (hardback : alk. paper)
OCLC:
417444080