The Resource Austria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Eric Solsten and David E. McClave

Austria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Eric Solsten and David E. McClave

Label
Austria : a country study
Title
Austria
Title remainder
a country study
Statement of responsibility
Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Eric Solsten and David E. McClave
Title variation
  • Country studies, Austria
  • Area handbook for Austria
  • Austria : a country study
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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HeinOnline
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DB17
LC item number
.A8 1994 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
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  • Solsten, Eric
  • McClave, David E
  • Library of Congress
Series statement
  • Area handbook series,
  • DA pam
Series volume
550-176
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Austria
Target audience
specialized
Label
Austria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Eric Solsten and David E. McClave
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Rev. ed. of: Area handbook for Austria. 1st ed. 1976
  • "Research completed December 1993."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rise of the Habsburg empire.
  • Emigration --
  • The
  • Habsburg dynasty in the late medieval era
  • Territorial expansion, division, and consolidation ;
  • The
  • Protestant Reformation in the Habsburg lands ;
  • The
  • Turkish threat
  • The
  • counter-reformation and the Thirty Years' War. Division and rebellion ;
  • The
  • The
  • Thirty Years' War, 1618-48 ;
  • The
  • peace of Westphalia
  • The
  • baroque era. Political and religious consolidation under Leopold ;
  • The
  • Turkish wars and the siege of Vienna ;
  • The
  • war of the Spanish succession ;
  • Alpine-Danubian region before the Habsburg dynasty.
  • The
  • pragmatic sanction and the war of the Austrian succession, 1740-48
  • The
  • reforms of Maria Theresa and Joseph II. Baroque absolutism and enlightened despotism ;
  • The
  • strategic impact of the reform era
  • The
  • Habsburg empire and the French revolution.
  • The
  • Napoleonic wars ;
  • The
  • The
  • congress of Vienna
  • Austria in the age of Metternich. International developments, 1815-48
  • Domestic policies
  • The
  • revolution of 1848 and neoabsolutism. Revolutionary rise and fall ;
  • The
  • failure of neoabsolutism
  • Loss of leadership in Germany
  • Austria-Hungary to the early 1900s.
  • Celtic and Roman eras ;
  • The
  • founding of the dual monarchy
  • Final defeat in Germany and reconciliation with Prussia ;
  • The
  • eastern question
  • Internal developments in Austria
  • The
  • final years of the empire and World War I.
  • The
  • crisis over Bosnia and Hercegovina
  • The
  • World War I ;
  • The
  • end of the Hapsburg empire and the birth of the Austrian republic
  • The
  • first republic. Overview of the political camps ;
  • The
  • foundation of the first republic
  • Political life of the 1920s and early 1930s ;
  • The
  • end of constitutional rule
  • early medieval era ;
  • Growing German pressure on Austria
  • The
  • Anschluss and World War II. Absorption of Austria into the Third Reich
  • Nazi economic and social policies
  • Repression and compliance
  • World War II and the defeat of Nazi Germany
  • Restored independence under Allied occupation. Foundation of the second republic
  • Four power occupation and recognition of the provisional government ;
  • The
  • 1945 election and consolidation of the Austrian government
  • The
  • Consolidation of democracy
  • Austria's integration with the West ;
  • The
  • 1955 state treaty and Austrian neutrality
  • The
  • grand coalition and the Austrian people's party coda, 1955-70. Foreign policy in the late 1950s and the 1960s
  • Elections and parties
  • Domestic tranquility under the grand coalition
  • The
  • Kreisky years, 1970-83. Electoral politics in the Kreisky era
  • Holy Roman Empire and the Duchy of Austria
  • Domestic issues
  • Foreign policy
  • End of the Kreisky era
  • Geography. Landform regions
  • Human geography
  • Climate
  • Ecological concerns
  • Austrian national identity
  • Demography. Demographic development
  • Immigration
  • Education
  • Austrian empire, 1815
  • Austria-Hungary, 1867-1918 ;
  • Topography and drainage
  • Population by age and gender, 1990
  • Population by age and gender, projected 2020
  • Structure of the education system, 1993
  • Economic activity, 1993
  • Transportation system, 1993
  • Structure of government, 1993
  • Organization of national defense, planned 1995
  • Social Security. Employment, unemployment, and pension benefits
  • Major military installations, planned 1995
  • Military ranks and insignia, 1993
  • Health and health insurance
  • Family benefits
  • Housing
  • Economic growth and government policy. Historical background
  • Developments during the 1970s and 1980s ;
  • The
  • new policies ;
  • The
  • Social Minorities.
  • magic pentagon ;
  • The
  • subsidy policy
  • Foreign workers in Austria
  • Principal economic interest groups.
  • The
  • chambers of commerce ;
  • The
  • chambers of agriculture ;
  • The
  • Official minority groups
  • chambers of labor ;
  • The
  • professions ;
  • The
  • Austrian trade union federation
  • Works councils ;
  • The
  • federation of Austrian industrialists
  • Social partnership
  • Structure of the economy.
  • Other minorities
  • The
  • agricultural sector ;
  • The
  • industrial sector
  • Energy ;
  • The
  • services sector
  • Foreign economic relations. Foreign trade and the balance of payments
  • Austria and European integration
  • Openings toward the east
  • Attitudes toward minorities
  • Constitutional framework
  • Government institutions.
  • The
  • federal president
  • Chancellor and cabinet
  • Nationalrat
  • Bundesrat
  • Bundesversammlung
  • Judicial system
  • Civil service
  • Social structure
  • Provincial government
  • Local government
  • Electoral system
  • Political dynamics.
  • The
  • social democratic party of Austria ;
  • The
  • Austrian people's party ;
  • The
  • freedom party of Austria ;
  • Family life. Family developments after the 1960s
  • The
  • green parties
  • Political developments since 1983
  • Mass media. Newspapers and periodicals
  • Radio and television
  • Foreign relations. Foreign policy during the Kreisky era
  • New focus on Europe
  • Regional issues
  • Historical background.
  • The
  • Status of women
  • Hapsburg military
  • Two world wars, 1914-18 and 1939-45
  • Strategic concepts and missions of the Austrian armed forces
  • Neutrality and the armed forces
  • National defense. Army
  • Personnel, conscription, training, and reserves
  • Army equipment
  • Air force
  • Uniforms, ranks, and insignia
  • Military justice ;
  • Religion
  • The
  • defense budget
  • Domestic and foreign sources of military equipment
  • Internal security. Penal codes
  • Criminal court proceedings
  • Police
  • Incidence of crime
  • Penal system
  • List of figures. Administrative division of Austria, 1993
  • Europe in the sixteenth century
Control code
ccn00309338
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 314 pages : illustrations, maps)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Austria : a country study, Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Eric Solsten and David E. McClave
Publication
Note
  • Rev. ed. of: Area handbook for Austria. 1st ed. 1976
  • "Research completed December 1993."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-286) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rise of the Habsburg empire.
  • Emigration --
  • The
  • Habsburg dynasty in the late medieval era
  • Territorial expansion, division, and consolidation ;
  • The
  • Protestant Reformation in the Habsburg lands ;
  • The
  • Turkish threat
  • The
  • counter-reformation and the Thirty Years' War. Division and rebellion ;
  • The
  • The
  • Thirty Years' War, 1618-48 ;
  • The
  • peace of Westphalia
  • The
  • baroque era. Political and religious consolidation under Leopold ;
  • The
  • Turkish wars and the siege of Vienna ;
  • The
  • war of the Spanish succession ;
  • Alpine-Danubian region before the Habsburg dynasty.
  • The
  • pragmatic sanction and the war of the Austrian succession, 1740-48
  • The
  • reforms of Maria Theresa and Joseph II. Baroque absolutism and enlightened despotism ;
  • The
  • strategic impact of the reform era
  • The
  • Habsburg empire and the French revolution.
  • The
  • Napoleonic wars ;
  • The
  • The
  • congress of Vienna
  • Austria in the age of Metternich. International developments, 1815-48
  • Domestic policies
  • The
  • revolution of 1848 and neoabsolutism. Revolutionary rise and fall ;
  • The
  • failure of neoabsolutism
  • Loss of leadership in Germany
  • Austria-Hungary to the early 1900s.
  • Celtic and Roman eras ;
  • The
  • founding of the dual monarchy
  • Final defeat in Germany and reconciliation with Prussia ;
  • The
  • eastern question
  • Internal developments in Austria
  • The
  • final years of the empire and World War I.
  • The
  • crisis over Bosnia and Hercegovina
  • The
  • World War I ;
  • The
  • end of the Hapsburg empire and the birth of the Austrian republic
  • The
  • first republic. Overview of the political camps ;
  • The
  • foundation of the first republic
  • Political life of the 1920s and early 1930s ;
  • The
  • end of constitutional rule
  • early medieval era ;
  • Growing German pressure on Austria
  • The
  • Anschluss and World War II. Absorption of Austria into the Third Reich
  • Nazi economic and social policies
  • Repression and compliance
  • World War II and the defeat of Nazi Germany
  • Restored independence under Allied occupation. Foundation of the second republic
  • Four power occupation and recognition of the provisional government ;
  • The
  • 1945 election and consolidation of the Austrian government
  • The
  • Consolidation of democracy
  • Austria's integration with the West ;
  • The
  • 1955 state treaty and Austrian neutrality
  • The
  • grand coalition and the Austrian people's party coda, 1955-70. Foreign policy in the late 1950s and the 1960s
  • Elections and parties
  • Domestic tranquility under the grand coalition
  • The
  • Kreisky years, 1970-83. Electoral politics in the Kreisky era
  • Holy Roman Empire and the Duchy of Austria
  • Domestic issues
  • Foreign policy
  • End of the Kreisky era
  • Geography. Landform regions
  • Human geography
  • Climate
  • Ecological concerns
  • Austrian national identity
  • Demography. Demographic development
  • Immigration
  • Education
  • Austrian empire, 1815
  • Austria-Hungary, 1867-1918 ;
  • Topography and drainage
  • Population by age and gender, 1990
  • Population by age and gender, projected 2020
  • Structure of the education system, 1993
  • Economic activity, 1993
  • Transportation system, 1993
  • Structure of government, 1993
  • Organization of national defense, planned 1995
  • Social Security. Employment, unemployment, and pension benefits
  • Major military installations, planned 1995
  • Military ranks and insignia, 1993
  • Health and health insurance
  • Family benefits
  • Housing
  • Economic growth and government policy. Historical background
  • Developments during the 1970s and 1980s ;
  • The
  • new policies ;
  • The
  • Social Minorities.
  • magic pentagon ;
  • The
  • subsidy policy
  • Foreign workers in Austria
  • Principal economic interest groups.
  • The
  • chambers of commerce ;
  • The
  • chambers of agriculture ;
  • The
  • Official minority groups
  • chambers of labor ;
  • The
  • professions ;
  • The
  • Austrian trade union federation
  • Works councils ;
  • The
  • federation of Austrian industrialists
  • Social partnership
  • Structure of the economy.
  • Other minorities
  • The
  • agricultural sector ;
  • The
  • industrial sector
  • Energy ;
  • The
  • services sector
  • Foreign economic relations. Foreign trade and the balance of payments
  • Austria and European integration
  • Openings toward the east
  • Attitudes toward minorities
  • Constitutional framework
  • Government institutions.
  • The
  • federal president
  • Chancellor and cabinet
  • Nationalrat
  • Bundesrat
  • Bundesversammlung
  • Judicial system
  • Civil service
  • Social structure
  • Provincial government
  • Local government
  • Electoral system
  • Political dynamics.
  • The
  • social democratic party of Austria ;
  • The
  • Austrian people's party ;
  • The
  • freedom party of Austria ;
  • Family life. Family developments after the 1960s
  • The
  • green parties
  • Political developments since 1983
  • Mass media. Newspapers and periodicals
  • Radio and television
  • Foreign relations. Foreign policy during the Kreisky era
  • New focus on Europe
  • Regional issues
  • Historical background.
  • The
  • Status of women
  • Hapsburg military
  • Two world wars, 1914-18 and 1939-45
  • Strategic concepts and missions of the Austrian armed forces
  • Neutrality and the armed forces
  • National defense. Army
  • Personnel, conscription, training, and reserves
  • Army equipment
  • Air force
  • Uniforms, ranks, and insignia
  • Military justice ;
  • Religion
  • The
  • defense budget
  • Domestic and foreign sources of military equipment
  • Internal security. Penal codes
  • Criminal court proceedings
  • Police
  • Incidence of crime
  • Penal system
  • List of figures. Administrative division of Austria, 1993
  • Europe in the sixteenth century
Control code
ccn00309338
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 314 pages : illustrations, maps)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file
Specific material designation
remote

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