A user"s guide to German cultural studies



Publisher: University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor

Written in English
Cover of: A user
Published: Pages: 559 Downloads: 466
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Places:

  • Germany,
  • United States.,
  • Germany.

Subjects:

  • Popular culture -- Germany -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
  • Art and state -- Germany.,
  • Political culture -- Germany.,
  • Arts, German -- 20th century.,
  • Germany -- Civilization -- Study and teaching -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Scott Denham, Irene Kacandes, and Jonathan Petropoulos.
SeriesSocial history, popular culture, and politics in Germany
ContributionsDenham, Scott D., Kacandes, Irene, 1958-, Petropoulos, Jonathan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDD67 .U74 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 559 p. :
Number of Pages559
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL659453M
ISBN 100472066560, 0472096567
LC Control Number97004768

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