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The Resource Post-Wall German Cinema and National History : Utopianism and Dissent

Post-Wall German Cinema and National History : Utopianism and Dissent

Label
Post-Wall German Cinema and National History : Utopianism and Dissent
Title
Post-Wall German Cinema and National History
Title remainder
Utopianism and Dissent
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since unification, a radical shift has occurred in Germans' view of their country's past, with 1989 replacing 1945 as the primary caesura. Events of the cold-war period are seen as decisive in a history that unites yet divides East and West. Establishing foundational myths and finding common experience is pivotal in constructing national identity, and the cinema provides a forum for consumption, negotiation, and contestation of such notions. This book looks at history films made since 1989, exploring how utopianism and political dissent have shaped German identity. At issue is the extent to wh
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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O'Brien, Mary-Elizabeth
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture, 113
Series volume
v. 113
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Utopias in motion pictures
  • Nostalgia in motion pictures
  • Germany (East)
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion pictures
  • Nostalgia in motion pictures
  • Politics in motion pictures
  • Utopias in motion pictures
  • Germany
  • Germany (East)
Label
Post-Wall German Cinema and National History : Utopianism and Dissent
Instantiates
Publication
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
Frontcover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: Amnesia, Nostalgia, and Anamnesis as Reactions to the Wende; 2: In the Shadow of the Wall: Political Oppression and Resistance in the GDR; 3: The Wild West and East of Eden: The Red Army Faction and German Terrorism; 4: History Lessons: The Enduring Appeal of Utopianism and the Specter of Violence; Epilogue; Works Cited; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn799768324
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138255
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7npfn
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799768324
Label
Post-Wall German Cinema and National History : Utopianism and Dissent
Publication
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
Frontcover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1: Amnesia, Nostalgia, and Anamnesis as Reactions to the Wende; 2: In the Shadow of the Wall: Political Oppression and Resistance in the GDR; 3: The Wild West and East of Eden: The Red Army Faction and German Terrorism; 4: History Lessons: The Enduring Appeal of Utopianism and the Specter of Violence; Epilogue; Works Cited; Index; Backcover
Control code
ocn799768324
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571138255
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt7npfn
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799768324

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