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Title An Interrupted past : German-speaking refugee historians in the United States after 1933 / edited by Hartmut Lehmann and James J. Sheehan
Published Washington, D.C. : German Historical Institute ; Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991


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Description x, 234 pages ; 24 cm
Series Publications of the German Historical Institute
Publications of the German Historical Institute.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface Hartmut Lehmann -- Introduction James J. Sheehan -- Part I: 1. German and American historiography in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries Ernst Schulin -- 2. German historiography during the Weimar Republic and the Emigre historians Wolfgang J. Mommsen -- 3. The historical seminar of the University of Berlin in the 1920s Felix Gilbert -- Part II: 4. Refugee historians in America: pre-emigration Germany to 1939 Michael H. Kater -- 5. The German refugee historians and American institutions of higher learning Karen J. Greenberg -- 6. Everyday life and emigration: the role of women Sibylle Quack -- 7. The special case of Austrian refugee historians M. Fellner -- 8. Refugee historians in the United States Catherine Epstein -- 9. German historians in the Office of Strategic Services Barry Katz -- 10. The refugee scholar as intellectual educator: a student's recollections Carl E. Schorske -- Part III: 11. German emigre historians in America: the fifties, sixties, and seventies Kenneth Barkin -- 12. The Americanisation of Hajo Holborn Otto Pflanze -- 13. Explaining history: Hans Rosenberg Hanna Schissler -- 14. Ernst Kantorowicz and Theodor E. Mommsen Ralph E. Lerner -- 15. Refugee historians and the German historical profession between 1950 and 1970 Winfried Schulze
Analysis Germany
United States
Notes Papers presented at a conference held in Washington, D.C., in 1988
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject German Americans -- Congresses.
Historians -- Austria -- Congresses.
Historians -- Germany -- Congresses.
Historians -- United States -- Congresses.
Historiography -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Historiography -- United States -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Political refugees -- Austria -- Congresses.
Political refugees -- Germany -- Congresses.
Political refugees -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Lehmann, Hartmut, 1936-
Sheehan, James J.
German Historical Institute (Washington, D.C.)
LC no. 90026816
ISBN 052140326X