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Political Violence in the Weimar Republic, 1918-1933: Fight for the Streets and Fear of Civil War

作者 Journal Of Modern European History
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Political Violence in the Weimar Republic, 1918-1933: Fight for the Streets and Fear of Civil War:,Innotingthatpoliticalviolencewastheproductofchoicesmadebypo

內容簡介

內容簡介 In noting that political violence was the product of choices made by political actors rather than the result of irresistible forces ...Schumann issues a pertinent warning while making a first-rate contribution to the scholarly literature on the Weimar Republic. Central European History [A[ well-documented and skillfully argued book. German Studies Review In his exceptional regional study of the Prussian province of Saxony, Schumann offers a richly detailed analysis of political violence in the Weimar Republic...This is a wordy but methodical and ultimately convincing work of scholarship. Choice Schumann ... calls into question some assumptions, provides interesting nuances, and helps to refine our understanding of the nature of political violence in Weimar Germany. Journal of Modern History ... provides a well-documented, solid narrative and challenging analysis of Weimar's political violence... American Historical Review [This] definitive work, rich in source material and analysis, dispels stereotypes of political violence in the Weimar Republic. Historische Zeitschrift The Prussian province of Saxony-where the Communist uprising of March 1921 took place and two Combat Leagues (Wehrverbände) were founded (the right-wing Stahlhelm and the Social Democratic Reichsbanner) - is widely recognized as a politically important region in this period of German history. Using a case study of this socially diverse province, this book provides a comprehensive analysis of political violence in Weimar Germany with particular emphasis on the political culture from which it emerged. It refutes both the claim that the Bolshevik revolution was the prime cause of violence, and the argument that the First World War's all-encompassing "brutalization" doomed post-1918 German political life from the very beginning. The study thus contributes to a view of the Weimar Republic as a state in severe crisis but with alternatives to the Nazi takeover. Dirk Schumann is Professor of History at Georg-August University, Göttingen. He is the co-editor of Life After Death (2003), Violence and Society after the First World War (first issue of Journal of Modern European History [2003]), Between Mass Death and Individual Loss (2007). Most recently, he has edited Raising Citizens in the "Century of the Child" The United States and German Central Europe in Comparative Perspective (2010).

作者介紹

作者介紹 Dirk Schumann is Professor of History at Georg-August University, Göttingen. He is the co-editor of Life After Death (2003), Violence and Society after the First World War (first issue of Journal of Modern European History [2003]), Between Mass Death and Individual Loss (2007). Most recently, he has edited Raising Citizens in the "Century of the Child". The United States and German Central Europe in Comparative Perspective (2010).

商品規格

書名 / Political Violence in the Weimar Republic, 1918-1933: Fight for the Streets and Fear of Civil War
作者 / Journal Of Modern European History
簡介 / Political Violence in the Weimar Republic, 1918-1933: Fight for the Streets and Fear of Civil War:,Innotingthatpoliticalviolencewastheproductofchoicesmadebypo
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9780857453143
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9780857453143
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X2.1CM
重量(g) / 530.7
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X2.1CM
頁數 / 398
裝訂 / P:平裝
級別 / N:無
語言 / 3:英文