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Consuming Germany in the Cold War (Leisure, Consumption and Culture)

by David F. Crew

  • 155 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Consumer issues,
  • Cultural studies,
  • European history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • History,
  • Economics - Macroeconomics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • History: World,
  • Germany,
  • Military - Nuclear Warfare,
  • History / Modern / 20th Century,
  • Consumption (Economics),
  • Western Europe - General,
  • Congresses,
  • Consumer behavior,
  • Germany (East),
  • Germany (West)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8623563M
    ISBN 101859737714
    ISBN 109781859737712

    Gender, Sexuality, and the Cold War A Global Perspective Editor(s): Philip E. Muehlenbeck. As Marko Dumančić writes in his introduction to Gender, Sexuality, and the Cold War, "despite the centrality of gender and sexuality in human relations, their scholarly study has played a secondary role in the history of the Cold WarIt is not an exaggeration to say that few were left . Kissinger was meretricious, obsequious, craven and amoral, a sociopathic liar and an egomaniac. So how did he become a celebrity, an idol, even a sex symbol? Today, accustomed to anodyne and anonymous DC wonks, we can't even imagine a "superstar diplomat". I think the reason lies in the palpable climate of fear of the Cold War-gripped s.4/5.

    The Leipzig Trade Fair (German: Leipziger Messe) is a major trade fair, which traces its roots back for nearly a the Second World War, Leipzig fell within the territory of East Germany, whereupon the Leipzig Trade Fair became one of the most important trade fairs of Comecon and was traditionally a meeting place for businessmen and politicians from both .   by Cynthia Miller-Idriss* Advertisers and marketers have long known that brands and commercial products are deeply intertwined with individuals’ identities. But with few exceptions, mainstream social scientists have been slow to acknowledge that economic objects can have constitutive power for identities. The connection between material culture and .

      Building up West Germany and saving Berlin from Soviet strangulation with the airlift became the first battles of the Cold War - even if that meant overlooking Nazi crimes and enlisting Nazi. World Wars in-depth. Our world has been shaped by two all-consuming conflicts - and by a global superpower stand-off that brought the world to the brink .


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Consuming Germany in the Cold War: consumption and national identity in East and West Germany,an introduction / David F. Crew --"A world in miniature": the Leipzig Trade Fairs in the s and East German. This book focuses on the competing types of consumer societies that developed over time in the two Germanies and the legacy each left.

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