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GERM2310/2311 Berlin Republic Reading List

Politics, Society and Culture in the 'Berlin Republic', 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Dr Ingo Cornils
i.cornils@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Key texts

Simon Green, Dan Hough and Alister Miskimmon (2012), The politics of the new Germany, 2 nd edition, London: Routledge.

Sarah Colvin, ed., (2015), The Routledge handbook of German politics & culture, Abingdon: Routledge.

Hans Kundnani (2014), The paradox of German power, London: Hurst.

Joyce Marie Mushaben (2017), Becoming Madam Chancellor. Angela Merkel and the Berlin Republic, Cambridge: CUP.       

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German news

Newspapers

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ), Germany’s leading centre-right daily, http://www.faz.net

Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ), leading centre-left daily, http://www.sz.de (free phone app)

Die Welt, centre-right daily, http://www.welt.de (20 free articles per month on phone app, free previews on tablet app)

tageszeitung (taz), close to the Green Party, http://www.taz.de

Der Spiegel, renowned weekly magazine, free online archive starting in 1946, http://www.spiegel.de (offers free phone app)

Die Zeit, renowned, more high-brow weekly paper, free online archive, http://www.zeit.de (offers free phone and tablet apps)

Other news outlets

Tagesschau, Nachrichtensendung der ARD/Das Erste, http://www.tagesschau.de (free phone and tablet apps)

Heute, Nachrichtensendung des ZDF (Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen), http://www.heute.de (free phone and tablet apps)

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Journals

German politics.

German politics and society.

New German critique.

Debatte.

Seminar : a journal of Germanic studies.

German life and letters.

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte, free access 

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Überblickswerke, Textbooks

Bergem, Wolfgang (2005) Identitätsformationen in Deutschland. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften.

Bienert, Michael C., Stefan Creuzberger, Kristina Hübner, Matthias Oppermann, eds (2013), Die Berliner Republik : Beiträge zur deutschen Zeitgeschichte seit 1990, Berlin: be.bra-Verlag.

Brunssen, Frank (2005) Das neue Selbstverständnis der Berliner Republik. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann.

‘From the Bonn to the Berlin Republic: The Twentieth Anniversary of German Unification’, two-part special issue of German politics and society. 28:1+ 2 (2010).

Görtemaker, Manfred (2009), Die Berliner Republik : Wiedervereinigung und Neuorientierung, Berlin: be.bra Verlag.

Habermas, Jürgen (1998) A Berlin republic : writings on Germany. Translated by Steven Rendall. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Jarausch, Konrad, ed . (1997) After unity : reconfiguring German identities. Oxford: Berghahn Books. 

Taberner, Stuart and Frank Finlay, eds (2002) Recasting German identity : culture, politics, and literature in the Berlin Republic. Columbia, S.C.: Camden House.

Taberner, Stuart and Paul Cooke, eds (2011) German culture, politics, and literature into the twenty-first century : beyond normalization. Rochester, NY: Camden House.

Wittlinger, Ruth (2010) German national identity in the twenty-first century : a different republic after all? Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Wolfrum, Edgar (2013) Rot-Grün an der Macht : Deutschland 1998-2005, München: C.H. Beck.

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Innenpolitische Herausforderungen

Wiedervereinigung

‘The Berlin Republic: German Unification and a Decade of Changes’, special issue of German politics. 11:3 (2002).

Campbell, Ross (2011). ‘Socialist Values and Political Participation in Germany: A Barrier to “Inner Unity”? ’, West European politics. 34:2, 362-383.

Dümcke, W. and F. Vilmar, eds (1996), Kolonialisierung der DDR : kritische Analysen und Alternativen des Einigungsprozesses, Münster: Agenda.

Falter, Jürgen W. ed. (2006) Sind wir ein Volk? : Ost- und Westdeutschland im Vergleich. München: C.H. Beck.

Glaser, Hermann ed. (1999) Die Mauer fiel, die Mauer steht : ein deutsches Lesebuch 1989-1999. München: dtv.

Gremier, Claudia (2007) ‘But Somehow it was only Television’: West German Narratives of the Fall of the Wall in Recent Novels and their Film Adaptations. In Christiane Schönefeld, ed. Processes of transposition : German literature and film. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 269-292.

Grix, Jonathan and Paul Cooke (2002) East German distinctiveness in a unified Germany. Birmingham: Birmingham University Press.

Hogwood, Patricia (2000). ‘After the GDR: Reconstructing identity in post ‐ communist Germany’. The journal of communist studies and transition politics., 16:4, 45-67.

Jarausch, Konrad (1997) ‘Reshaping German Identities: Reflections on the Post-Unification Debate'. In K. Jarausch, ed . After unity : reconfiguring German identities. Oxford: Berghahn, 1-24. 

Kollmorgen, Raj, Frank Thomas Koch, Hans-Liudger Dienel, eds (2011), Diskurse der deutschen Einheit : Kritik und Alternativen, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.

Wiesenthal, Helmut (2003). ‘German unification and “Model Germany”: An adventure in institutional conservatism’. West European politics 26:4, 37–58.

Young, Brigitte (1999). Triumph of the fatherland : German unification and the marginalization of women, University of Michigan Press.

Politisches System, Parteien und Wahlen

‘The 2013 Bundestag Election‘, two-part special issue German politics and society., part I 32:3, part II 32:3 (2014)

‘Bundestagswahl 2013’, Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 48-49 (2013), http://www.bpb.de/apuz/172956/bundestagswahl-2013

‘German Federalism in Transition: Reform in a Consensual State’, special issue German politics. 17:4 (2009).

‘The German Election of 2009’, special issue German politics. 20:1 (2011).

Dalton, Russell and Steven Weldon (2010). ‘Germans Divided? Political Culture in a United Germany’. German politics., 19:1, pp.9–23.

Green, Simon and William Paterson, eds (2005), Governance in contemporary Germany : the semisovereign state revisited, Cambridge: Cambridge UP.

Lees, C. (2005), Party politics in Germany : a comparative politics approach, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Schmidt, Manfred (2003), Political institutions in the Federal Republic of Germany, Oxford: Oxford UP.

Padgett, Stephen, William E. Paterson and Gordon Smith, eds (2003), Developments in German politics 3, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Wirtschafts- und Sozialreformen

‘From Modell Deutschland to Model Europa: Europe in Germany and Germany in Europe’. Special issue German politics., 14:3.

‘The Politics of Economic Reform in Germany: Global, Rhineland or Hybrid Capitalism? ’, special issue German politics. 14:2.

Bleses, P and Martin Seeleib-Kaiser (2004), The dual transformation of the German welfare stat e, London: Palgrave.

Dieter, Heribert (2013), Deutschland in der Weltwirtschaft : ein Modell mit Zukunft?., Bonn: Bundeszentrale für Politische Bildung.

Fleckenstein, Timo (2008). ‘Restructuring welfare for the unemployed: the Hartz legislation in Germany’. Journal of European social policy., 18:2, pp.177–188.

Fleckenstein, Timo (2011), Institutions, ideas and learning in welfare state change : labour market reforms in Germany, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Kemmerling, Achim and Oliver Bruttel (2006). ‘“New politics” in German labour market policy? The implications of the recent Hartz reforms for the German welfare state’. West European politics, 29:1, pp.90-112.

Manow, Philip and Eric Seils (2000). ‘The employment crisis of the German welfare state’. West European politics, 23(2), pp.137–160.

Seeleib-Kaiser, Martin (2002). ‘A Dual Transformation of the German Welfare State? ’, West European politics, 25:4, pp.25-48.

Seeleib-Kaiser, Martin and Timo Fleckenstein (2007). ‘Discourse, Learning and Welfare State Change: The Case of German Labour Market Reforms’. Social policy & administration., 41:5, pp.427–448.

Streeck, Wolfgang (2009), Re-forming capitalism : institutional change in the German political economy, Oxford: Oxford UP. 

Rechtsextremismus und Nationalsozialistischer Untergrund

Backes, Uwe (2006), ‘The electoral victory of the NPD in Saxony and the prospects for future extreme-right success in German elections’, Patterns of Prejudice 40:2, 129–141. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/toc/rpop20/40/2#.VKqFJ3uuqew

Haupt, Claudia E. (2008), ‘Scope of Democratic Public Discourse: Defending Democracy, Tolerating Intolerance, and the Problem of Neo-Nazi Demonstrations in Germany’, Florida journal of international law 20:2, 169-218.

Rensmann, Lars (2006), ‘From High Hopes To On-Going Defeat: The New Extreme Right’s Political Mobilization and its National Electoral Failure in Germany’, German politics and society.24:1, 67–92.

Röpke, Andrea and Andreas Speit (2013), Blut und Ehre : Geschichte und Gegenwart rechter Gewalt in Deutschland. Berlin: Christoph Links Verlag.

Salzborn, Samuel (2014), Rechtsextremismus : Erscheinungsformen und Erklärungsansätze, Stuttgart: UTB.

Schminke, Imke and Jasmin Siri (2013), NSU-Terror : Ermittlungen am rechten Abgrund : Ereignis, Kontexte, Diskurse, Bielefeld: transcript.

Sommer, Bernd (2008), ‘Anti-capitalism in the name of ethno-nationalism: ideological shifts on the German extreme right’, Patterns of Prejudice, 42:3, 305–316. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00313220802204046#.VKqGmnuuqew

Virchow, Fabian (2007), ‘Performance, Emotion, and Ideology: On the Creation of “Collectives of Emotion” and Worldview in the Contemporary German Far Right’, Journal of contemporary ethnography., 36:2, 147–164.

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Außenpolitik und Europäisierung

‘Deutsche Außenpolitik‘, Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 10/2012, http://www.bpb.de/apuz/75781/deutsche-aussenpolitik

Haftendorn, Helga (2006), Coming of age : German foreign policy since 1945, London: Rowman & Littlefield.

Harnisch, Sebastian (2001). ‘Change and continuity in post-unification German foreign policy.’ German politics. 10:1, 35-60.

Harnisch, Sebastian and Hanns Maull, eds (2001), Germany as a civilian power? : the foreign policy of the Berlin Republic Republic, Manchester: Manchester UP.

Hellmann, Gunther, Rainer Baumann and Wolfgang Wagner (2014), Deutsche aussenpolitik : eine einführung: 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: VS Verlag.

Jäger, Thomas, Alexander Höse and Kai Oppermann, ed (2011), Deutsche Auβenpolitik : Sicherheit, Wohlfahrt, Institutionen und Normen, 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: VS-Verlag.

Karp, R. (2005). ‘The New German foreign policy consensus’. The Washington quarterly. 29:1, 61-82.

Maull, Hanns, ed (2006), Germany's uncertain power : foreign policy of the Berlin Republic, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Oppermann, Kai (2012). ‘National Role Conceptions, Domestic Constraints and the New “Normalcy” in German Foreign Policy: the Eurozone Crisis, Libya and Beyond’. German politics. 21:4, 502–519.

Rittberger, Volker, ed (2001), German foreign policy since unification : theories and case studies Manchester: Manchester UP.

Deutschland in der EU

Banchoff, Thomas (1999). ‘German Identity and European Integration’. European journal of international relations. 5:3, 259-289.

Bulmer, Simon and William Paterson (2010), ‘Germany and the European Union: From ‘Tamed Power’ to Normalized Power? ’, International affairs. 86:5, 1051-1073.

Bulmer, S. & Paterson, W.E. (2013). ‘Germany as the EU’s reluctant hegemon? Of economic strength and political constraints’, Journal of European public policy., 20:10, 1387–1405.

Crawford, Beverly (2007). Power and German foreign policy: Embedded Hegemony In Europe, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Dyson, K. and K. Goetz, eds (2005), Germany, Europe and the politics of constraint, Oxford: Oxford UP.

Hall, Peter A. (2012). ‘The Economics and Politics of the Euro Crisis’. German politics. 21:4, 355-371.

Jacoby, Wade (2014), ‘The Politics of the Eurozone Crisis: Two Puzzles behind the German Consensus’, German politics and society., 32:2, 70–85.

Kaelberer, M. (2005). ‘Deutschmark nationalism and Europeanized identity: Exploring identity aspects of Germany’s adoption of the Euro’. German politics., 14:3, 283-296.

Karp, Regina (2009), ‘Germany: a Normal Global Actor? ’, German politics. 18:1.

Krätke, Stefan (1999) 'Regional Integration or Fragmentation? The German–Polish Border Region in a New Europe'. Regional studies., 33(7), 631–41.

Paterson, William (2010). ‘Does Germany Still Have a European Vocation? ’, German politics. 19:1, 41-52.

Paterson, William (2011). ‘The Reluctant Hegemon? Germany Moves Centre Stage in the European Union ' Journal of Common Market Studies., 49, 57-75.

Militäreinsätze

Brunstetter, Daniel (2011). ‘Shades of Green. Engaged Pacifism, the Just War Tradition, and the German Greens’, International relations. 25:1, 65-84.

Crossley-Frolick, Katy (2013), ‘Domestic Constraints, German Foreign Policy and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding’, German politics and society. 31:3, 43–75.

Dalgaard-Nielsen, A. (2005). ‘The Test of Strategic Culture: Germany, Pacifism and Pre-emptive Strikes’. Security Dialogue 36:3, 339-359.

Dettke, Dieter (2009), Germany says "no" : the Iraq War and the future of German foreign and security policy, Washington: Woodrow Wilson Centre Press.

Forsberg, Tuomas, ‘The Debate over German Normality: A Normal German Debate? ’, in: Howard Williams, Colin Wight and Norbert Kapferer (eds), Political Thought and German Reunification: the New German Ideology, London: Macmillan, 139-155.

Harnisch, Sebastian (2004). ‘German non-proliferation policy and the Iraq conflict’. German politics., 13:1, 1-34.

Hellmann, Gunther and Rainer Baumann (2001), ‘Germany and the Use of Military Force. “Total War”, the “Culture of Restraint” and the Quest for Normality’, German politics. 10:1, 61-82.

Mader, Matthias and Jana Pötzschke, (2014), ‘National Identities and Mass Belief Systems on Foreign and Security Policy in Germany’, German Politics 23:1-2, 59–77.

Maull, Hanns (2000), ‘ Germany and the use of force: still a “civilian power”? ’, Survival. 42:2, 56-80.

Miskimmon, Alister (2009), ‘Falling into Line? Kosovo and the course of German Foreign Policy’, International affairs. 85:3, 561-573.

Miskimmon, Alister (2012). ‘German Foreign Policy and the Libya Crisis’. German politics. 21:4, 392-410.

Deutsch-amerikanische Beziehungen

Forsberg, Tuomas (2005). ‘German Foreign Policy and the War on Iraq: Anti-Americanism, Pacifism or Emancipation? ’ Security Dialogue 36:2, 213–231.

Haftendorn, Helga (2002), ‘One year after 9/11: A critical appraisal of German-American Relations’, Thyssen German American Dialogue Seminar Series, http://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/polisci/faculty/trachtenberg/useur/haftendorn.pdf

Kaim, Markus (2003). ‘Friendship under strain or fundamental alienation? Germany-US relations after the Iraq War’. International journal. 59:1, 127–143.

Keller, Patrick (2012). ‘Germany in NATO: The Status Quo Ally’. Survival., 54:3, 95-110.

Larres, Klaus (2003). ‘Mutual incomprehension: U.S. ‐ German value gaps beyond Iraq’. The Washington quarterly., 26:2, 23-42.

Levy, Daniel (2005). Old Europe, new Europe, core Europe : transatlantic relations after the Iraq war, London: Verso.

Rudolf, Peter (2005). ‘The myth of the “German Way”: German foreign policy and transatlantic relations’. Survival., 47:1, 133-152.

Sperling, James (2010). ‘Germany and America in the Twenty-first Century: Repeating the Post-war Patterns of Conflict and Cooperation’. German politics, 19:1, 53-71.

Szabo, Stephen F. (2004). Parting ways : the crisis in German-American relations, Brookings Institution Press.

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Vergangenheitsbewältigung

‘Geschichte und Erinnerung’, Online-Dossier der Bundeszentrale für Politische Bildung (2008), http://www.bpb.de/geschichte/zeitgeschichte/geschichte-und-erinnerung/

Cohen-Pfister, L. and D. Wienroeder-Skinner, eds (2006). Victims and perpetrators, 1933-1945 : (re)presenting the past in post-unification culture, Berlin: de Gruyter.

Fuchs, Anne, Mary Cosgrove and Georg Grote, eds (2010). German memory contests : the quest for identity in literature, film, and discourse since 1990 . Camden House.

Fulbrook, Mary (1999) German national identity after the Holocaust. Cambridge: Polity Press.

Kansteiner, Wulf (2006). In pursuit of German memory : history, television, and politics after Auschwitz, Ohio UP.

Kattago, Siobhan (2001). Ambiguous memory : the Nazi past and German national identity, Westport: Praeger.

Langenbacher, Eric (2010). ‘Still the unmasterable past? The impact of history and memory in the Federal Republic of Germany’, German politics. 19:1, 24-40.

Langenbacher, Eric (2010). ‘The mastered past? Collective memory trends in Germany since unification’, German politics and society 28:1, 42-68.

Niven Bill (2002) Facing the Nazi past : united Germany and the legacy of the Third Reich . London: Routledge.

Pearce, Caroline (2007), Contemporary Germany and the Nazi legacy : remembrance, politics and the dialectic of normality, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Erinnerung an die DDR

‘Beyond Ostalgie: East and West German Identity in Contemporary German Culture’, special issue of Seminar : a journal of Germanic studies. 40.3 (2004).

Barney, Timothy (2009). ‘When We Was Red: Good Bye Lenin! and Nostalgia for the “Everyday GDR.” Communication and critical/cultural studies, 6:2, 132–151.

Berdahl, Daphne (1999). ‘“(N)Ostalgie” for the present: Memory, longing, and East German things.’ Ethnos 64:2, 192–211. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00141844.1999.9981598#.VKqSanuuqew

Cook, Roger (2005) ‘Recharting the Skies Above Berlin: Nostalgia East and West’. German politics and society 23.1, 39-57.

Cooke, Paul (2005) Representing East Germany since unification : from colonization to nostalgia. Oxford: Berg.

Dale, Gareth (2007). ‘Heimat, “Ostalgie” and the Stasi: The GDR in German Cinema, 1999–2006’. Debatte., 15(2), pp.155–175.

Hillman, Roger (2006). ‘Goodbye Lenin (2003): History in the subjunctive’. Rethinking History 10:2, 221–237. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13642520600648558#.VKqSuXuuqew

Hodgin, Nick (2011). Screening the east : Heimat, memory and nostalgia in German film since 1989, Berghahn Books.

Hodgin, Nick and Caroline Pearce, eds (2011) The GDR remembered : representations of the East German state since 1989 . Rochester, NY Camden House (on order with library).

Leeder, Karen, ed. (2011) From Stasiland to Ostalgie: The GDR Twenty Years After. Special Issue of Oxford German studies. 38.3.

Meyen, Michael (2013), "Wir haben freier gelebt" : die DDR im kollektiven Gedächtnis der Deutschen, Bielefeld: transcript.

Müller, Jan-Werner (2009) ‘Just another Vergangenheitsbewältigung? The Process of Coming to Terms with the East German Past Revisited’. Oxford German studies 38.3, 334-344.

Sabrow, Martin et al (2007), Wohin treibt die DDR-Erinnerung? : Dokumentation einer Debatte die DDR-Erinnerung? Dokumentation einer Debatte, Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

Sabrow, Martin (2009), Erinnerungsorte der DDR, Munich: CH Beck.

Saunders, Anna and Debbie Pinfold, eds (2013), Remembering and rethinking the GDR : multiple perspectives and plural authenticities, Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Holocaust und deutsche Täterschaft in der deutschen Erinnerungskultur

Ash, Mitchell G. (1997). ‘American and German Perspectives on the Goldhagen Debate: History, Identity, and the Media’, Holocaust and Genocide Studies 11:3, 396-411.

Becker, Daniel (2006). ‘Coming to Terms with Vergangenheitsbewaeltigung. Walser’s Sonntagsrede, the Kosovo War and the Transformation of German Historical Consciousness’, in: L. Cohen-Pfister and D. Wienroeder-Skinner (eds), Victims and perpetrators, 1933-1945 : (re)presenting the past in post-unification culture, Berlin: de Gruyter, 337-362.

Heer, Hannes and Klaus Naumann, eds (2000). War of extermination : the German military in World War II, 1941-1944, Berghahn Books.

Heer, Hannes (1998). ‘The difficulty of ending a war: reactions to the exhibition “War of Extermination: Crimes of the Wehrmacht 1941 to 1944”’, History workshop journal. 46.

Herbert, Ulrich (1999). ‘Academic and public discourses on the Holocaust: the Goldhagen debate in Germany’, German politics and society 17:3, 35-54.

Muegge, Maike (2008). ‘Politics, space and material: the 'Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe' in Berlin as a sign of symbolic representation’, European Review of History 15:6, 707-725. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/13507480802500640#.VKqPpHuuqew

Piwoni, Eunike (2013), ‘Latent but Not Less Significant: The Holocaust as an Argumentative Resource in German National Identity Discourse’, German politics and society. 31:3, 1–26.

Rensmann (1999). ‘Holocaust Memory and Mass Media in Contemporary Germany: Reflections on the Goldhagen Debate’, Patterns of Prejudice 33:1, 59-76. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/003132299128810498#.VKqQ4Huuqew

Rosenfeld, Gavriel D. (1999). ‘The controversy that isn’t: the debate over Daniel J. Goldhagen’s Hitler’s Willing Executioners in comparative perspective’, Contemporary European history. 8:2, 249-273.

Shandley, Robert R., ed (1998), Unwilling Germans? : the Goldhagen debate, University of Minnesota Press.

Till, Karen E. (2004). ‘Emplacing Memory through the City: The New Berlin’, German Historical Institute London Bulletin. 35, 73-83.

Walser, Martin (2001), Erfahrungen beim Verfassen einer Sonntagsrede : Friedenspreis des Deutschen Buchhandels 1998 . Eggingen: Edition Isele.

Weissberg, Liliane (1997), ‘The Tale of the Good German. Reflections on the German Reception of Schindler’s List ’, in: Yosefa Loshitzky (ed), Spielberg's Holocaust : critical perspectives on Schindler's list, Indiana UP.

Young, James (1998). ‘Germany’s Memorial Question. Memory, Counter-Memory and the end of the Monument’, The South Atlantic quarterly. 96:4.

Der deutsche Opferdiskurs

Assmann, Aleida (2006). ‘On the (in)compatibility of guilt and suffering in German memory’, German life and letters. 59:2, 187-200.

Bendix, John (2007). ‘Facing Hitler: German responses to Downfall’ and Jurgen Pelzer, ‘”The facts behind the guilt”: background and implicit intentions in Downfall’, German politics and society 25:1.

Cohen-Pfister, Laurel (2005). ‘The Suffering of the Perpetrators: Unleashing Collective Memory in German Literature of the Twenty-First Century’, Forum for modern language studies. 41:2, 123-35.

Dochartaigh, Pol O (2010). ‘Günter Grass's Im Krebsgang as a German Memory Contest Without Jews’, German life and letters. 63:2, 194-211.

Friedrich, Jörg (2002). Der Brand : Deutschland im Bombenkrieg 1940-1945, Berlin: Propyläen.

Levy, Daniel and Nathan Sznaider (2005). ‘Memories of Universal Victimhood: The Case of Ethnic German Expellees’, German politics and society 23:2, 1-27.

Martin, Nicholas (2005). ‘Rocking the boat? Victims, perpetrators and Günter Grass’, Forum for modern language studies 41:2.

Moeller, Robert G. (2006). ‘On the history of man-made destruction: loss, death, memory, and Germany in the bombing war’, History workshop journal. 61.

Moeller, Robert G. (2003). ‘Sinking ships, the lost Heimat and broken taboos: Günter Grass and the politics of memory in contemporary Germany’, Contemporary European history. 12:2, 147-81.

Niven, Bill, ed (2006). Germans as victims : remembering the past in comtemporary Germany Basingstoke: Palgrave.

Nolan, Mary (2005). ‘Germans as victims during the Second World War: air wars, memory wars’, Central European history. 38:1, 7-40.

Taberner, Stuart (2002). ‘”Normalization” and the new consensus on the Nazi past: Gunter Grass’ Im Krebsgang and the problem of German wartime suffering’, Oxford German studies. 31, 161-186.

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Migration und demographischer Wandel

Green, Simon (2013), ‘Germany: a changing country of immigration’, German politics. 22:3, 333-351.

Peck, Jeffrey, Mitchell Ash and Christiane Lemke (1997) ‘Natives, Strangers and Foreigners: Constituting Germany by Constructing Others.’ in Konrad Jarausch (ed) After unity : reconfiguring German identities. Oxford: Berghahn, 61-102.

Rommelspacher, Birgit (2001) Anerkennung und Ausgrenzung : Deutschland als multikulturelle Gesellschaft. Campus.

Treibl, Annette (2008). Migration in modernen Gesellschaften : soziale Folgen von Einwanderung, Gastarbeit und Flucht. Juventa.

Yano, Hisachi (2007), ‘Migrationsgeschichte’. In Carmine Chiellino (Hg.) Interkulturelle Literatur in Deutschland : ein Handbuch. Stuttgart: J.B Metzler, 1-17.

Staatsbürgerschaft

‘The Fiftieth Anniversary of Migration from Turkey to Germany’, German politics and society special issue 31:2 (2013).

Alba, Richard, Peter Schmidt and Martina Wasmer (eds) (2003) Germans or foreigners? : attitudes toward ethnic minorities in post-reunification Germany . New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

Bornemann, John (2002). ‘Multikulti or Schweinerei in the Year 2002’. German politics and society 20:2, 93-114.

Braun, Gerald (2002). Multikulturelle Gesellschaft in Deutschland : Probleme und perspektiven. Paderborn: Schoeningh.

Bukow, Wolf-Dietrich, Claudia Nikodern, Erika Schulze & Erol Yildiz (2007), Was heisst hier Parallelgesellschaft? : zum Umgang mit Differenzen. VS Verlag.

Göktürk, Deniz, David Gramling and Anton Kaes, eds (2007). Germany in transit : nation and migration, 1955-2005. Berkeley CA: University of California Press.

Green, Simon (2004). The politics of exclusion : institutions and immigration policy in contemporary Germany, Manchester: Manchester UP.

Green, Simon (2012). ‘Much ado about not-very-much? Assessing ten years of German citizenship reform’. Citizenship studies. 16:2, 173-188.

Kaya, A., 2012. Transnational citizenship: German-Turks and liberalizing citizenship regimes. Citizenship studies., 16:2, 153-172.

Morjé Howard, M., (2008). ‘The Causes and Consequences of Germany’s New Citizenship Law’. German politics., 17:1, 41-62.

Mushaben, J.M. (2010). 'Rethinking Citizenship and Identity: “What it Means to be German” since the Fall of the Wall'. German politics, 19:1, 72-88.

Deutsch-türkische Kultur

Cheeseman, Tom (2002) ‘Akçam – Zaimoğlu – 'Kanak Attak': Turkish Lives and Letters in German’. In German life and letters. 55:2, 80-95.

Fisher, Jaymie (2010) ‘Calling All Migrants: Recasting Film Noir with Turkish-German Cinema in Christian Petzold’s Jerichow (2009)’, German Foreign Language 3/2010, http://www.gfl-journal.de/Issue_3_2010.php.

Göktürk, Deniz (2007) ‘Migration und Kino: Subnationale Mitleid oder transnationale Rollengspiele? ’. In Carmine Chiellino (ed.) Interkulturelle Literatur in Deutschland : ein Handbuch. Stuttgart: J.B. Metzler, 329-347.

Hake, Sabine and ‪Barbara Mennel, eds (2012). Turkish German cinema in the new millennium : sites, sounds, and screens, Berghahn Books.

Hess-Lüttich, Ernest W. B., Müller, Ulrich, Schmidt, Siegrid & Zelewitz, Klaus eds (2009) Differenzen? : interkulturelle Probleme und Möglichkeiten in Sprache, Literatur und Kultur. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Horrocks, David and Eva Kolinsky (eds) Turkish culture in German society today . Oxford: Berghahn.

Meier-Braun, Karl-Heinz (2002) Deutschland, Einwanderungsland. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

Neubauer, Jochen (2011) Türkische Deutsche, Kanakster und Deutschländer : Identität und Fremdwahrnehmung in Film und Literatur : Fatih Akin, Thomas Arslan, Emine Sevgi Özdamar, Zafer Şenocak und Feridun Zaimoğlu, Würzburg : Königshausen & Neumann.

Rings, G. (2008) ‘Blurring or Shifting Boundaries? Concepts of Culture in Turkish-German Migrant Cinema’, German as a Foreign Language Journal 1, 6-39. Available online at: http://www.gfl-journal.de/1-2008/rings.pdf

Sen, Faruk (1994) Türken in Deutschland : Leben zwischen zwei Kulturen. München: C.H. Beck.

Yesilda, K. (2008) ‘Turkish-German Screen Power – The Impact of Young Turkish Immigrants on German TV and Film’, German as a Foreign Language Journal, No.1, 73-101. Available online at: http://www.gfl-journal.de/1-2008/yesilada.pdf

Yildaz, Yasemine (2009), ‘Turkish Girls, Allah’s Daughters, and the Contemporary German Subject: Itinerary of a Fugure ’, German life and letters. 62:4.

Sarrazin-Debatte

Bahners, Patrick

Gilman, S.L., (2012). Thilo Sarrazin and the Politics of Race in the Twenty-First Century. New German critique., 39:3, 47–59.

Green, S., (2012). Much ado about not-very-much? Assessing ten years of German citizenship reform. Citizenship studies, 16:2, 173–188.

Kaya, A., (2012). Transnational citizenship: German-Turks and liberalizing citizenship regimes. Citizenship studies, 16:2, 153–172.

Luft, Stefan (2006) Abschied von Multikulti : Wege aus der Integrationskrise. Resch, Graefelfing.

Manz, S. (2004). ‘Constructing a Normative National Identity: The Leitkultur Debate in Germany, 2000/2001’. Journal of multilingual and multicultural development. 25:5-6, 481–496.

Pautz, Hermann (2005), ‘The Politics of Identity in Germany: The Leitkultur Debate’, Race and class. 46, 39–52.

Sezgin, Hilal (2011), Manifest der Vielen : Deutschland erfindet sich neu: Blumenbar Verlag.

Spielhaus, Riem (2010), ‘Media making Muslims: the construction of a Muslim community in Germany through media debate ’, Contemporary Islam. 4, 11-27.

Taras, Ray (2012). Challenging multiculturalism: European models of diversity, Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP.

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Identitäten zwischen Nation und Globalisierung

Kronenberg, Volker (2012), Patriotismus in Deutschland : perspektiven für eine weltoffene nation:, 3rd edition, Wiesbaden: VS-Verlag.

Müller, Agnes C., ed. (2004). German pop culture : how 'American' is it? Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

Projektgruppe Nationalismuskritik, eds (2009), Irrsinn der Normalität : Aspekte der Reartikulation des deutschen Nationalismus, Münster: Westfälisches Dampfboot.

Taberner, Stuart, ed. (2004) German literature in the age of globalisation. Birmingham: Birmingham University Press.

Themenheft ‚Patriotismus‘, Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte : Beilage zur Wochenzeitung Das Parlament., 1-2/2007.

Popmusik

Adelt, U. (2005). “Ich bin der Rock’n'Roll-Übermensch”: Globalization and Localization in German Music Television. Popular music and society., 28:3, 279–295.

Büser, Martin (2001), Wie klingt die Neue Mitte? : rechte und reaktionäre Tendenzen in der Popmusik? Mainz: Ventil-Verlag.

Inthorrn, Sanna (2007), German media and national identity, Cambria Press.

Krause, Till (2008), ‘”Amerrrika ist wunderrrbarrr”: Promotion of Germany through Radio Goethe’s cultural export of German popular music to North America’, Popular music. 27:2, 225–242.

Kruse, Merle-Marie (2010), ‚“Dis wo ich herkomm“ - Ver(un)sicherungen nationaler Identität in Texten aktueller deutschsprachiger Popmusik‘, Samples 9, http://www.gfpm-samples.de/Samples9/kruse.pdf

Kruse, Merle-Marie (2013), Pop macht nation. Affirmationen und Irritationen nationaler Identität in Texten deutschsprachiger Popmusik, LIT Verlag.

Larkey, E. (2000), ‘Just for fun? Language choice in German popular music’, Popular music and society. 24:3, 1-20.

Littlejohn, John T. and Michael T. Putnam (2010), ‘Rammstein and Ostalgie: Longing for Yesteryear’, Popular Music and Society 33:1, 35-44.

Fußball

Dembowski, Gerd and Jürgen Scheidle, eds (2002), Tatort Stadion : Rassismus, Antisemitismus und Sexismus im Fussball. Köln: Papyrossa Verlag.

Florek, M., Breitbarth, T. & Conejo, F. (2008). ‘Mega Event = Mega Impact? Travelling Fans’ Experience and Perceptions of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Host Nation’, Journal of sport tourism., 13:3, 199-219.

Frew, M. and McGillivray, D., (2008). ‘Exploring Hyper-experiences: Performing the Fan at Germany 2006’, Journal of sport tourism., 13:3, 181-198.

Gethard, Gregg (2006). ‘How Soccer Explains Post-War Germany’. Soccer & Society 7:1, 51-61. Available online at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/14660970500355587

Kersting, Norbert (2007). ‘Sport and National Identity: A Comparison of the 2006 and 2010 FIFA World CupsTM’, Politikon : South African journal of political studies. 34:3, 277–293.

Majer-O’Sickey, I. (2006), ‘Out of the Closet? German Patriotism and Soccer Mania’, German politics and society., 24:3, 82-97.

Markovits, Andrei S. And L. Rensmann, eds (2010), Gaming the world : how sports are reshaping global politics and culture:, Princeton UP.

Mutz, Michael (2012), ‚Patrioten für drei Wochen. Nationale Identifikationund die Fußballeuropameisterschaft 2012‘, Berliner Journal für Soziologie 22:4, 517-538, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11609-013-0201-z

Schediwy, Dagmar (2012), Ganz entspannt in Schwarz-Rot-Gold? : der neue deutsche Fussballpatriotismus aus sozialpsychologischer Perspektive, LIT Verlag.

Stehle, M. and B.M. Weber (2013), ‘German Soccer, the 2010 World Cup, and Multicultural Belonging’, German Studies Review, 36:1, 103–124.

Popliteratur

Dirke, Sabine von (2007), ‘Pop Literature in the Berlin Republik‘, in: Stuart Taberner, ed., Contemporary German fiction : writing in the Berlin republic, Cambridge University Press.

Finlay, Frank (2004), “Dann wäre Deutschland wie das Wort Neckarrauen”: surface, superficiality and globalisation in Christian Kracht’s Faserland‘, in: Stuart Taberner, ed., German literature in the age of globalisation. University of Birmingham Press.

Müller, Agnes C., ed. (2004). German pop culture : how 'American' is it?, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

Stehle, Maria (2010), ‘Transnationalism Meets Provincialism: Generations and Identifications in Faserland, Kurz und schmerzlos, and Selam Berlin ‘, in: Laurel Cohen-Pfister and Susanne Vees-Gulani (eds ), Generational shifts in contemporary German culture, Rochester: Camden House.

Taberner, Stuart, ed. (2004) German literature in the age of globalisation. Birmingham: Birmingham University Press.

Wanner, Adrian (2005), ‘Wladimir Kaminer: A Russian Picaro Conquers Germany’, Russian review. 64:5, 590-604.

This list was last updated on 13/02/2018