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Kulturen der Differenz - Transformationsprozesse in Zentraleuropa Nach 1989 9783899717143

Kulturen der Differenz - Transformationsprozesse in Zentraleuropa Nach 1989

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ISBN-10: 3899717147
ISBN-13: 9783899717143
PUBLISHER: V&R unipress GmbH
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Product Description: English summary: Change of system in 1989 marks an historic watershed, and the break-up of the communist bloc triggered an historically unprecedented economic, cultural and political transformation that also transformed the self-perception of western European states. This is particularly manifest in Central Europe. A look at this region helps to overcome the still effective East-West dichotomies and leads us to ask what are the pan-European consequences of these transformation processes. German text. German description: Der Systemwechsel 1989 markiert eine Zasur: Der Zerfall der kommunistischen Staatenwelt lost eine historisch beispiellose okonomische, kulturelle und politische Transformation aus, die auch das Selbstverstandnis der westeuropaischen Staaten verandert. Dies zeigt sich besonders in Zentraleuropa: Der Blick auf diese Region ermoglicht die Uberwindung der weiterhin wirksamen Ost-West-Dichotomien und die Frage nach den gesamteuropaischen Konsequenzen von Veranderungsprozessen. Diese Prozesse werden aus geistes-, kultur- und sozialwissenschaftlicher Perspektive analysiert. Die Beitrage thematisieren Fragen des sozialen Lebens ebenso wie kollektive Bilder und Vorstellungen, mediale Reprasentationen und literarische Narrative, die fur das Selbstverstandnis von (zentral-)europaischen Gesellschaften am Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts signifikant sind. Sie entstanden im Rahmen des Initiativkollegs Kulturen der Differenz - Transformationsprozesse in Zentraleuropa.

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PAGES: 421
CATEGORY: History, Political Science, Psychology, Social Science

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