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

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

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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
West Germany & the Global Sixties
Creator
Subject
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, and 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 Scott 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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Cataloging source
UkCbUP
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Brown, Timothy Scott
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
New studies in European history
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  • Protest movements
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Authoritarianism
  • Counterculture
  • Popular culture
  • Student movements
  • New Left
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Germany (West)
Label
West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015)
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Space -- 2. Time -- 3. Word -- 4. Sound -- 5. Vision -- 6. Power -- 7. Sex -- 8. Death -- Conclusion
Control code
ssib025099560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 397 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781139136839
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssib025099560
Label
West Germany and the global sixties : the anti-authoritarian revolt, 1962-1978, Timothy Scott Brown, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 05 Oct 2015)
Contents
Introduction -- 1. Space -- 2. Time -- 3. Word -- 4. Sound -- 5. Vision -- 6. Power -- 7. Sex -- 8. Death -- Conclusion
Control code
ssib025099560
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 397 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9781139136839
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssib025099560

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