Divided memory : the Nazi past in the two Germanys /

A significant new look at the legacy of the Nazi regime, this book exposes the workings of past beliefs and political interests in how - and how differently - the two Germanys have recalled the crimes of Nazism, from the anti-Nazi emigration of the 1930s through the establishment of a day of remembr...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Herf, Jeffrey, 1947- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1997.
Series:ACLS Humanities E-Book (Series)
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Table of Contents:
  • Multiple restorations and divided memory
  • German communism's master narratives of antifascism : Berlin-Moscow- East Berlin, 1928-1945
  • From periphery to center : German communists and the Jewish question, Mexico City, 1942-1945
  • The Nuremberg interregnum : struggles for recognition in East Berlin, 1945-1949
  • Purging "cosmopolitanism" : the Jewish question in East Germany, 1949-1956
  • Memory and policy in East Germany from Ulbricht to Honecker
  • The Nuremburg interregnum : divided memory in the Western zones, 1945-1949
  • Atonement, restitution, and justice delayed : West Germany, 1949-1963
  • Politics and memories since the 1960s
  • Conclusion.