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Title Comparative and transnational history : Central European approaches and new perspectives / edited by Heinz-Gerhard Haupt and Jürgen Kocka
Edition First paperback edition
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 294 pages)
Contents Comparison and beyond : traditions, scope, and perspective of comparative history / Jürgen Kocka/Heinz-Gerhard Haupt -- Between comparison and transfers--and what now? A French-German debate / Hartmut Kaelble -- A "transnational" history of society : continuity or new departure? / Jürgen Osterhammel -- Double marginalization : a plea for a transnational perspective on German history / Sebastian Conrad -- Entangled histories of uneven modernities : civil society, caste councils, and legal pluralism in postcolonial India / Shalini Randeria -- Lost in translation? Transcending boundaries in comparative history / Monica Juneja/Margrit Pernau -- The nation as a developing resource community : a generalizing comparison / Dieter Langewiesche -- Birds of a feather : a comparative history of German and U.S. labor in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries / Thomas Welskopp -- Visions of the future : GDR, CSSR, and the Federal Republic of Germany in the 1960s / Jörg Requate -- Comparisons, cultural transfers, and the study of networks : toward a transnational history of Europe / Philipp Ther -- Germany and Africa in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries : an entangled history? / Andreas Eckert -- Losing national identity or gaining transcultural competence : changing approaches in migration history / Dirk Hoerder
Notes First published in 2009 by Berghahn Books. First ebook edition published in 2011. First paperback edition published in 2012
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 210-218) and index
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Description based on print version record
Subject Acculturation -- Historiography.
History -- Comparative method.
History -- Methodology.
Social history -- Methodology.
Transnationalism -- Historiography.
Europe, Central -- Historiography.
Europe, Central -- Social conditions -- Historiography.
Germany (West) -- Historiography.
Germany -- Historiography.
Germany -- Social conditions -- Historiography.
Form Electronic book
Author Haupt, Heinz-Gerhard.
Kocka, Jürgen.
ISBN 1845458036 (electronic bk.)
9781845458034 (electronic bk.)