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An introduction to the social and economic history of Germany

politics and economic change in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries

by Helmut BoМ€hme

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Germany -- Economic conditions,
    • Germany -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHelmut Böhme ; translated with an editorial introduction by W.R. Lee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC283 .B5913
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxi, 171 p. ;
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4730716M
      ISBN 100312433158
      LC Control Number78018913

      This book discusses the growth of the German economy in the nineteenth century. In that period, economic growth went hand in hand with the process of large-scale structural change we call industrialization, i.e., with the absolute and relative growth of industrial activity and the shifts in the employment of resources which that growth implies. “Within Germany, unrest fermented after Germany lost World War I, and the German people, including the workers and the military, detested the idea that they would be held accountable for the war and would have to pay reparations to their former enemies.

      It unpacks the social construction of knowledge and categories of difference, processes and structures of power and inequality, with a focus on gendered labor in the global economy, and the historical development of feminist social movements. The book emphasizes feminist sociological approaches to analyzing structures of power, drawing heavily.   Historian Charles Van Doren leads us to the early roots of “primitive capitalism” in his book A History of Knowledge: Past, Present, and Future. He provides insight to the ancient Egyptians, economic life before the peasant, the introduction of the .

      This book goes behind the success story of the Federal Republic of Germany since the Second World War to examine the principles underpinning the so-called ‘economic miracle’. West Germany's Economics Minister, Ludwig Erhard, maintained that his social market economy worked because it consisted of sound economic principles applied with common sense and consistency. Request PDF | On Jan 1, , Sheilagh Ogilvie and others published Germany: A New Social and Economic History, Vol. 3: Since | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.


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