German Politics and Society
Aims & Scope
Editor: Jeffrey J. Anderson, Georgetown University
Managing Editor/Book Review Editor: Eric Langenbacher, Georgetown University
German Politics and Society is a joint publication of the BMW Center for German and European Studies (of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University) and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). These centers are represented by their directors on the journal's Editorial Committee.
German Politics and Society is a peer-reviewed journal published and distributed by Berghahn Journals. It is the only American publication that explores issues in modern Germany from the combined perspectives of the social sciences, history, and cultural studies.
The journal provides a forum for critical analysis and debate about politics, history, film, literature, visual arts, and popular culture in contemporary Germany. Every issue includes contributions by renowned scholars commenting on recent books about Germany.
German Politics and Society is now available on JSTOR!
Subjects: German Studies, Politics, Sociology, History, Economics, Cultural Studies
Volume 33, Issue 1/2, Spring/Summer 2015
Zeitgeist: What Does It Mean to Be German in the Twenty-First Century?
Edited by Isabelle Hertner, Joanne Sayner, and Sarah Colvin
Introduction–The Importance of Being German: Narratives and Identities in the Berlin Republic
Joanne Sayner, Isabelle Hertner, and Sarah Colvin
Germany and Its Eurozone Crisis Policy: The Impact of the Country’s Ordoliberal Heritage
Has Germany “Fallen out of Love” with Europe? The Eurozone Crisis and the “Normalization” of Germany’s European Identity
Germany’s Strategic Narrative of the Eurozone Crisis
Isabelle Hertner and Alister Miskimmon
Under Pressure? The Anglicisms Debate in Contemporary Germany as a Barometer of German National Identity Today
The Language Question in Contemporary Germany: The Challenges of Multilingualism
“Migrant” Writing and the Re-Imagined Community: Discourses of Inclusion/Exclusion
Máiréad Nic Craith
Tendentiousness and Topicality: Buchenwald and Antifascism as Sites of GDR Memory
Helmut Peitsch and Joanne Sayner
(Extra)ordinary Life: The Rhetoric of Representing the Socialist Everyday after Unification
Collecting Communism: Private Museums of Everyday Life under Socialism in Former East Germany
Berlin as a Terrain of Cultural Policy: Outline of a Struggle
Wilfried van der Will
Picturing the New Berlin: Filmic Representations of the Post-Unification Capital
Violence in the Age of Digital Reproducibility: Political Form in Valeska Grisebach’s Longing (Sehnsucht) (2006)