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 all North American universities featuring programs and centers of German and European studies associated with 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.
Subjects: German Studies, Politics, Sociology, History, Economics, Cultural Studies
Volume 31, Issue 3, Autumn 2013
Latent but Not Less Significant: The Holocaust as an Argumentative Resource in German National Identity Discourse
The Usage of Online Collaboration Platforms by Parties: Strengthening the “Party on the Ground” or the “Party in Central Office”?
Katharina Hanel and Stefan Marschall
Domestic Constraints, German Foreign Policy and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding
Katy A. Crossley-Frolick
An Interview with Alice Schwarzer on Leni Riefenstahl
The German Economy and East-Central Europe: The Development of Intra-Industry Trade from Ostpolitik to the Present
Myra Marx Ferree, Varieties of Feminism: German Gender Politics in Global Perspective (Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Angelika von Wahl
K. Michael Prince, War and German Memory: Excavating the Significance of the Second World War in German Cultural Consciousness (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2009)
Reviewed by Richard Boffey
Shulamit Volkov, Walther Rathenau. Weimar’s Fallen Statesman (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Sabine von Mering
Quinn Slobodian, Foreign Front: Third World Politics in Sixties West Germany (Durham: Duke University Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Anna von der Goltz
Mary Fulbrook, A Small Town Near Auschwitz: Ordinary Nazis and the Holocaust (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Richard Boffey
Lily Gardner Feldman, Germany’s Foreign Policy of Reconciliation: From Enmity to Amity (Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2012)
Reviewed by Eric Langenbacher