Transformations of the New Germany

  • Ruth A. Starkman

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Introduction

    1. Ruth A. Starkman
      Pages 1-12
  3. Intellectuals and German History

  4. Material Culture East and West

  5. Germany and Its Minorities

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 251-254

About this book


This collection demonstrates the persistence of the initial anxieties about a united Germany and its rapid absorption of the German Democratic Republic, and also suggests a potential optimism that, despite much contemporary domestic disenchantment, the new Germany continues to thrive as a European democracy endeavouring to confront its past.


Berlin democracy Europe german history Germany history Judaism migration national identity revolution

Editors and affiliations

  • Ruth A. Starkman
    • 1
  1. 1.University of San FranciscoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2006
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-53038-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4039-8466-1
  • Buy this book on publisher's site