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Title Peasants and lords in modern Germany : recent studies in agricultural history / edited by Robert G. Moeller
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Groups, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (276 pages)
Series Routledge Library Editions: Rural History ; v. 11
Routledge library editions. Rural history ; v. 11
Contents Cover page; Half title page ; Title page ; Copyright page ; Title page ; Copyright page ; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Locating Peasants and Lords in Modern German Historiography; 1 The Junkers: Notes on the Social and Historical Significance of the Agrarian Elite in Prussia; 2 Property and Wood Theft: Agrarian Capitalism and Social Conflict in Rural Society, 1800-50. A Westphalian Case Study; 3 Lords and Peasants in the Kaiserreich; 4 Peasant Protest in the Empire -- The Bavarian Example; 5 Economic Dimensions of Peasant Protest in the Transition from Kaiserreich to Weimar
6 A Second Agrarian Mobilization? Peasant Associations in South and West Germany, 1918-247 Crisis and Realignment: Agrarian Splinter Parties in the Late Weimar Republic, 1928-33; 8 The Agrarian Policy of National Socialist Germany; Notes on Contributors; Index
Summary "This collection of essays, first published in 1986, provides an exciting introduction to modern German agrarian history. The essays offer a revised account of the agricultural sector in an industrial Germany, and provide an extensive methodological, conceptual and thematic range. This collection challenges accepted interpretations, suggests some alternatives and at the same time offers a context in which new questions can be posed and answers can be sought."--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Agriculture and state -- Germany -- History.
Farm tenancy -- Germany -- History.
Peasant uprisings -- Germany -- History.
Peasants -- Germany -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Moeller, Robert G.
ISBN 1351720872 (electronic bk.)
9781351720878 (electronic bk.)