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Author Quataert, Jean H. (Jean Helen), 1945-

Title Staging philanthropy : patriotic women and the national imagination in dynastic Germany, 1813-1916 / Jean H. Quataert
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 317 pages) : illustrations
Series Social history, popular culture, and politics in Germany
Social history, popular culture, and politics in Germany.
Contents Dynastic legitimacy and women's philanthropy in German state and nation building -- The Landesmutter and philanthropic practices in the new German dynastic states, 1813-1848 -- The politics of philanthropy under dynastic patronage, 1848 to 1870-71 -- Civic voluntarism and gift giving in the "caring" state -- Cultural performances in the struggle over national community after 1871 -- Gendered medical war services in the "curing" state -- Mobilizing social memory : gendered images of war and sacrifice -- Testing patriotic alliances, 1913-1916 -- Conclusion : a gendered reading of patriotism and power
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Patriotism -- Germany -- History.
Women in charitable work -- Germany -- History.
Women philanthropists -- Germany -- History.
Germany -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 00010714
ISBN 0472022660 (electronic bk.)
9780472022663 (electronic bk.)