The German Wall

Fallout in Europe

  • Marc Silberman

Part of the Studies in European Culture and History book series (SECH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Introduction: Where Is Germany?

    1. Marc Silberman
      Pages 1-8
  3. Re-Viewing the Berlin Wall

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Konrad H. Jarausch
      Pages 11-35
  4. Re-Newing Berlin in Unified Germany

  5. Re-Settling Berlin’s Others

  6. Re-Negotiating Europe’s Center

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 227-257

About this book


This interdisciplinary volume addresses the consequences of the fall of the Berlin Wall, from the revitalizing effect it had on Germany to the new challenges of integrating socially and politically old and new minorities, and forming a new European identity. It also considers how the fall was represented by the media.


Berlin culture Europe german history Germany history identity media revolution

Editors and affiliations

  • Marc Silberman
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for German and European StudiesUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2011
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-29431-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-11857-7
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