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Product Description: George Orwell said that all writing is political; but the writers of some nations and some periods are more political than others. German writers after 1945 have exemplified such heightened politicization, and this book considers their contribution to the democratic development of Germany by looking principally at their directly political, non-fictional writings...read more

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9781571134011 | Camden House, January 15, 2009, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: George Orwell said that all writing is political; but the writers of some nations and some periods are more political than others.

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9781571135803, titled "Writers and Politics in Germany, 1945-2008" | Reprint edition (Camden House, August 1, 2013), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: George Orwell said that all writing is political; but the writers of some nations and some periods are more political than others.

This text is an introductory survey of German society focusing on the post-unification situation. It raises questions relating to German identity and adopts an integrated approach, considering society, culture, politics, economics and history. The stability and normality of the Federal Republic and its position in world affairs is assessed. The book aims to provide the background to contemporary Germany required for students of modern languages, or those courses containing an element of German studies.

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9780415141239 | Routledge, January 1, 1997, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: This text is an introductory survey of German society focusing on the post-unification situation.

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9780415141246 | Routledge, November 1, 1996, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This text is an introductory survey of German society focusing on the post-unification situation.

Miscellaneous:

9780203438602 | Routledge, November 1, 2002, cover price $40.95

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Product Description: The volume brings together twenty-five scholars from British and German universities, many of them leading experts on Contemporary German Literature, in an exploration of the processes and implications of German unification from the literary point of view...read more

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9783261044433 | Herbert Lang Et Co Ag, June 1, 1992, cover price $51.80 | About this edition: The volume brings together twenty-five scholars from British and German universities, many of them leading experts on Contemporary German Literature, in an exploration of the processes and implications of German unification from the literary point of view.

Product Description: A collection of essays exploring some of the important new figures in the contemporary German novel and of the themes and preoccupations common to them and their older contemporaries, concluding that many East and West German, Austrian and Swiss writers have in common the problem of recent history and the attempt to establish longer historical perspectives; the progress and significance of the postmodernist stance; the exploration within women's writing of myth and history and the influence of these on the "female" texts on male writers...read more

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9780854966165 | Berg Pub Ltd, December 1, 1990, cover price $56.50 | About this edition: A collection of essays exploring some of the important new figures in the contemporary German novel and of the themes and preoccupations common to them and their older contemporaries, concluding that many East and West German, Austrian and Swiss writers have in common the problem of recent history and the attempt to establish longer historical perspectives; the progress and significance of the postmodernist stance; the exploration within women's writing of myth and history and the influence of these on the "female" texts on male writers.

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