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Title Reworking the past : Hitler, the Holocaust, and the historians' debate / edited by Peter Baldwin
Published Boston : Beacon Press, [1990]
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 MELB  943.004924 Hitler Bal/Rtp  DUE 30-06-20
Description vi, 308 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Part 1. Introduction -- The Historikerstreit in context / Peter Baldwin -- Immoral equivalence : revising the past for the Kohl era / Charles S. Maier -- The Jewish question in the German question / Anson Rabinbach -- Part 2. Historicization : placing National Socialism in history -- A plea for the historicization of National Socialism / Martin Broszat -- Some reflections on the historicization of National Socialism / Saul Friedlñder -- A controversy about the historicization of National Socialism / Martin Broszat and Saul Friedländer -- Between aporia and apology : on the limits of historicizing National Socialism / Dan Diner -- Singularity and its relativization : changing views in German historiography on National Socialism and the "final solution" / Otto Dov Kulka -- Part 3. Appraisal -- Reappraisal and repression : the Third Reich in West German historical consciousness / Hans Mommsen -- Explaining the German catastrophe : the use and abuse of historical explanations / Hagen Schulze -- Warding off the past : a problem only for historians and moralists? / Wolfgang Benz -- Unburdening the German past? A preliminary assessment / Hans-Ulrich Wehler -- The Historikerstreit and social history / Mary Nolan -- Part 4. Ramifications : German, Jews, and the Left -- Negative symbiosis : Germans and Jews after Auschwitz / Dan Diner -- Coping with the past : the West German labor movement and the Left / Andrei S. Markovits -- Part 5. Closure? -- German identity and historical comparison : after the Historikerstreit / Jürgen Kocka -- Bibliography of works on the historians' debate and related topics
Summary A collection of significant contributions to the debate on the understanding and interpretation of Nazism and the meaning of German history and German identity
Notes The Mazal Holocaust Collection
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-304)
Subject Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945.
Historiography -- Germany.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Historiography.
National socialism -- Historiography.
Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Historiography.
Author Baldwin, Peter, 1956-
LC no. 89046055
ISBN 0807043028