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The Resource West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown

West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown

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West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978
Title
West Germany and the global sixties
Title remainder
the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Scott Brown
Title variation
Anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978
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Language
eng
Summary
"The anti-authoritarian revolt of the 1960s and 1970s was a watershed in the history of the Federal Republic of Germany. The rebellion of the so-called '68ers' - against cultural conformity and the ideological imperatives of the Cold War; against the American war in Vietnam; in favor of a more open accounting for the crimes of the Nazi era - helped to inspire a dialogue on democratization with profound effects on German society. Timothy Brown examines the unique synthesis of globalizing influences on West Germany to reveal how the presence of Third World students, imported pop culture from America and England and the influence of new political doctrines worldwide all helped to precipitate the revolt. The book explains how the events in West Germany grew out of a new interplay of radical politics and popular culture, even as they drew on principles of direct-democracy, self-organization and self-determination, all still highly relevant in the present day"--
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Brown, Timothy Scott
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illustrations
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New studies in European history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Protest movements
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Authoritarianism
  • Counterculture
  • Popular culture
  • Student movements
  • New Left
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Nineteen seventies
  • HISTORY
  • Authoritarianism
  • Counterculture
  • New Left
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Political science
  • Popular culture
  • Protest movements
  • Student movements
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Germany (West)
  • Germany (West)
Label
West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown
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Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 372-393) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Space -- 2. Time -- 3. Word -- 4. Sound -- 5. Vision -- 6. Power -- 7. Sex -- 8. Death -- Conclusion
Control code
847246318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 397 pages
Isbn
9781107022553
Lccn
2013020829
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)847246318
Label
West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 372-393) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Space -- 2. Time -- 3. Word -- 4. Sound -- 5. Vision -- 6. Power -- 7. Sex -- 8. Death -- Conclusion
Control code
847246318
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 397 pages
Isbn
9781107022553
Lccn
2013020829
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)847246318

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