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Revenants of the German EmpireColonial Germans, Imperialism, and the League of Nations

Revenants of the German Empire: Colonial Germans, Imperialism, and the League of Nations

Sean Andrew Wempe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190907211
eISBN:
9780190907242
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190907211.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This book addresses the various ways in which Colonial Germans attempted to cope with the loss of the German colonies after the Treaty of Versailles in 1919. The German colonial advocates who are the ... More

Between Heimat and HatredJews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Between Heimat and Hatred: Jews and the Right in Germany, 1871-1935

Philipp Nielsen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190930660
eISBN:
9780190930691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930660.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book studies German Jews involved in ventures that were from the beginning, or became increasingly, of the Right. Jewish agricultural settlement, Jews’ participation in the so-called Defense of ... More

Love, Honour, and JealousyAn Intimate History of the Italian Economic Miracle

Love, Honour, and Jealousy: An Intimate History of the Italian Economic Miracle

Niamh Cullen

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198840374
eISBN:
9780191875953
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840374.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This book investigates how the intimate lives of Italians were transformed during the post-war ‘economic miracle’ of the 1950s and 1960s, during which millions of Italians migrated to the cities, ... More

The Politics of PeaceA Global Cold War History

The Politics of Peace: A Global Cold War History

Petra Goedde

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780195370836
eISBN:
9780190936136
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195370836.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This study explores the emerging politics of peace, both as an ideal and as a pragmatic aspect of international relations during the early Cold War. By tracing the myriad ways in which a broad ... More

Love at Last SightDating, Intimacy, and Risk in Turn-of-the-Century Berlin

Love at Last Sight: Dating, Intimacy, and Risk in Turn-of-the-Century Berlin

Tyler Carrington

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917760
eISBN:
9780190917791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917760.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Cultural History

Love at Last Sight is a history of dating in the modern metropolis. It opens with the seemingly simple question, “How did single people meet and fall in love in new big cities like Berlin at the turn ... More

Politics in the MarketplaceWork, Gender, and Citizenship in Revolutionary France

Politics in the Marketplace: Work, Gender, and Citizenship in Revolutionary France

Katie Jarvis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190917111
eISBN:
9780190917142
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190917111.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

Politics in the Marketplace integrates politics, economics, and gender to ask how the Dames des Halles invented notions of citizenship through everyday trade during the French Revolution. As crucial ... More

Oil and the Great PowersBritain and Germany, 1914 to 1945

Oil and the Great Powers: Britain and Germany, 1914 to 1945

Anand Toprani

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198834601
eISBN:
9780191872693
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198834601.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

During the first half of the twentieth century, a lack of oil constrained Britain and Germany from exerting their economic and military power independently. Having fought World War I with oil ... More

Democracy, Capitalism, and the Welfare StateDebating Social Order in Postwar West Germany, 1949-1989

Democracy, Capitalism, and the Welfare State: Debating Social Order in Postwar West Germany, 1949-1989

Peter C. Caldwell

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198833819
eISBN:
9780191872198
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198833819.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Economic History

This book investigates political thought under the conditions of the postwar welfare state, focusing on the Federal Republic of Germany (1949–89). It argues that the welfare state informed and ... More

Enemy Number OneThe United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Enemy Number One: The United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Rósa Magnúsdóttir

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190681463
eISBN:
9780190681494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190681463.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

Enemy Number One tells the story of Soviet propaganda and ideology toward the United States during the early Cold War. From Stalin’s anti-American campaign to Khrushchev’s peaceful coexistence, this ... More

The War Guilt Problem and the Ligue des droits de l'homme, 1914-1944

The War Guilt Problem and the Ligue des droits de l'homme, 1914-1944

Norman Ingram

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198827993
eISBN:
9780191866685
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198827993.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Political History

This book contributes in important ways to three distinct historical arguments. First and foremost, it is a significant addition to a still small, but growing, literature on the Ligue des droits de ... More

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