restricted access   Volume 36, Number 1, February 2013

Table of Contents

Editorial Section

From the Editor

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The Modern Lives of a Medieval Saint: The Cult of St. Hedwig in Twentieth-Century Germany

pp. 1-20

The Pragmatic Roots of Bonhoeffer’s Ethics: A Reappraisal of Bonhoeffer’s Time at Union Theological Seminary, 1930–1931

pp. 21-39

Political Animals: Serengeti Shall Not Die and the Cultural Heritage of Mankind

pp. 41-59

GDR Cinema as Commodity: Marketing DEFA Films since Unification

pp. 61-78

Die Unmöglichkeit der Erinnerung: Arno Geigers Es geht uns gut als Persiflage des Generationenromans der Gegenwartsliteratur

pp. 79-102

German Soccer, the 2010 World Cup, and Multicultural Belonging

pp. 103-124


German Studies and the Euro Crisis

pp. 125-145

Institutional Barriers to European Identity

pp. 125-145

The Euro Crisis and the Failure of European Social Imagining

pp. 125-145

European Culture(s) in a Time of Crisis

pp. 125-145

Coming to Terms with Language Learning and European Integration

pp. 125-145

Leading by Default: Perspectives and Challenges for Germany in Its Reluctant EU Leadership Role

pp. 125-145

The Recasting of Twenty-First-Century Germany: An Opportunity of Crisis

pp. 125-145

The Consequences of Crisis: A Call for Coordinated Leadership

pp. 125-145

Euro Vision

pp. 125-145

Review Essay

Matters of Reading, Shapes of Writing: Material Form and Social Practice

pp. 147-161


Ansgar, Rimbert and the Forged Foundations of Hamburg-Bremen by Eric Knibbs (review)

pp. 163-164

Im Ringen um die Reformation: Kirchen und Prädikanten, Rat und Gemeinden in Augsburg by Rolf Kießling, Thomas Max Safley, and Lee Palmer Wandel (review)

pp. 165-167

Between Opposition and Collaboration: Nobles, Bishops, and the German Reformations in the Prince-Bishopric of Bamberg, 1555–1619 by Richard J. Ninness (review)

pp. 167-170

The Tactics of Toleration: A Refugee Community in the Age of Religious Wars by Jesse Spohnholz (review)

pp. 170-172

Cultural Hierarchy in Sixteenth-Century Europe: The Ottomans and Mexicans by Carina L. Johnson (review)

pp. 172-174

Work in a Modern Society: The German Historical Experience in Comparative Perspective ed. by Jürgen Kocka (review)

pp. 174-176

Aufklärung: Das Europäische Projekt by Manfred Geier (review)

pp. 176-179

Who Is This Schiller Now?: Essays on His Reception and Significance ed. by Jeffrey L. High, Nicholas Martin, and Norbert Oellers (review)

pp. 179-182

Heinrich von Kleist: Writing after Kant by Timothy J. Mehigan (review)

pp. 182-184

Heinrich von Kleist and Modernity ed. by Bernd Fischer and Tim Mehigan (review)

pp. 184-186

Glanz—Gewalt—Gehorsam: Militär und Gesellschaft in der Habsburgermonarchie (1800 bis 1918) ed. by Laurence Cole, Christa Hämmerle, and Martin Scheutz (review)

pp. 187-189

Zwischen Mignon und Lulu: Das Phantasma der Kindsbraut in Biedermeier und Realismus ed. by Malte Stein, Regina Fasold, and Heinrich Detering (review)

pp. 189-191

Kierkegaard’s Influence on Philosophy: Tome I: German and Scandinavian Philosophy ed. by Jon Stewart (review)

pp. 191-193

The Evolution of Literature: Legacies of Darwin in European Cultures ed. by Nicholas Saul and Simon J. James (review)

pp. 193-195

Our Fritz: Emperor Frederick III and the Political Culture of Imperial Germany by Frank Lorenz Müller (review)

pp. 195-197

Bismarck: A Life by Jonathan Steinberg (review)

pp. 197-199

Germany’s Genocide of the Herero: Kaiser Wilhelm II, His General, His Settlers, His Soldiers by Jeremy Sarkin (review)

pp. 200-201

The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory by Tim Grady (review)

pp. 202-204

Franz Kafka: The Ghosts in the Machine by Stanley Corngold and Benno Wagner (review)

pp. 204-206

Robert Musil and the NonModern by Mark M. Freed (review)

pp. 206-208

“baustelle kultur”: Diskurslagen in der österreichischen Literatur 1918–1933/38 ed. by Primus-Heinz Kucher and Julia Bertschik (review)

pp. 208-210

German Scholars in Exile ed. by Axel Fair-Schulz and Mario Kessler (review)

pp. 210-213

Creating the Nazi Marketplace: Commerce and Consumption in the Third Reich by S. Jonathan Wiesen (review)

pp. 213-215

Between National Socialism and Soviet Communism: Displaced Persons in Postwar Germany by Anna Holian (review)

pp. 215-217

German and European Poetics after the Holocaust: Crisis and Creativity ed. by Gert Hofmann, Rachel MagShamhráin, Marko Pajević, and Michael Shields (review)

pp. 217-219

After the Event: The Transmission of Grievous Loss in Germany, China and Taiwan by Stephan Feuchtwang (review)

pp. 219-221

Dissonant Lives: Generations and Violence through the German Dictatorships by Mary Fulbrook (review)

pp. 221-223

Die Geschichte der SED: Eine Bestandsaufnahme ed. by Jens Gieseke and Hermann Wentker (review)

pp. 224-226

State and Minorities in Communist East Germany by Mike Dennis and Norman LaPorte (review)

pp. 226-228

Death at the Berlin Wall by Pertti Ahonen, and: Behind the Berlin Wall: East Germany and the Frontiers of Power by Patrick Major (review)

pp. 228-232

Germany in the Loud Twentieth Century: An Introduction ed. by Florence Feiereisen and Alexandra Merley Hill (review)

pp. 233-234


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