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The Resource Fallen elites : the military other in post-unification Germany, Andrew Bickford, (electronic resource)

Fallen elites : the military other in post-unification Germany, Andrew Bickford, (electronic resource)

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Fallen elites : the military other in post-unification Germany
Title
Fallen elites
Title remainder
the military other in post-unification Germany
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Bickford
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1966-
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Bickford, Andrew
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Germany (East)
  • Germany (East)
  • Retired military personnel
  • Retired military personnel
  • Germany
Label
Fallen elites : the military other in post-unification Germany, Andrew Bickford, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The military imaginary : soldiers, myths, and states -- Emotions, generations, and death cults : militarization and the creation of socialist military personalities -- Coming of age in the NVA : the master narratives of militarization -- The writing on the wall : the NVA surrenders -- A war of signs, images, and memories : German militaries in the Cold War and unification -- "Unification has ruined my life" : the political economy of the military other -- As Germans among Germans : life in the Kameradschaft -- "We're the Jews of the new Germany" : heroic victimhood, fallen elites, and the slipperiness of history and memory -- Death and allegiance : toward an anthropology of soldiering
Control code
ebr10470186
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 268 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727950351
Label
Fallen elites : the military other in post-unification Germany, Andrew Bickford, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The military imaginary : soldiers, myths, and states -- Emotions, generations, and death cults : militarization and the creation of socialist military personalities -- Coming of age in the NVA : the master narratives of militarization -- The writing on the wall : the NVA surrenders -- A war of signs, images, and memories : German militaries in the Cold War and unification -- "Unification has ruined my life" : the political economy of the military other -- As Germans among Germans : life in the Kameradschaft -- "We're the Jews of the new Germany" : heroic victimhood, fallen elites, and the slipperiness of history and memory -- Death and allegiance : toward an anthropology of soldiering
Control code
ebr10470186
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 268 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727950351

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