6 edition of European Culture in the Great War found in the catalog.
March 25, 2002
by Cambridge University Press
|Contributions||Aviel Roshwald (Editor), Richard Stites (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||442|
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It is commonplace to refer to the First World War as an historical watershed, but the nature of that great cataclysm's impact upon European society and culture remains a hotly debated topic. Many recent works have dealt with the Great War's role in shaping artistic and intellectual modernism and with the social history of the war.
Yet the English-language literature remains Reviews: 1. It is commonplace to refer to the First World War as an historical watershed, but the nature of that great cataclysm's impact upon European society and culture remains a hotly debated topic.
This book offers a comparative study, whose broad comparative sweep is enhanced by its interactive treatment of high culture, popular culture, and by: The First World War is commonly referred to as an historical watershed, and the nature of that great cataclysm's impact upon European society and culture remains a hotly debated topic.
This book is a comparative study, with a broad coverage, enhanced by its interactive treatment of high culture, popular culture, and propaganda/5(9). Jay Winter's powerful study of the 'collective remembrance' of the Great War offers a major reassessment of one of the critical episodes in the cultural history of the twentieth century.
Dr Winter looks anew at the culture of commemoration and the ways in which communities endeavoured to find collective solace after Sites of Memory, Sites of Mourning is a profound and moving book of 5/5(3).
Jay Winter's powerful study of the 'collective remembrance' of the Great War offers a major reassessment of one of the critical episodes in the cultural history of the twentieth century.
Dr Winter looks anew at the culture of commemoration and the ways in which communities endeavoured to find collective solace after History of Europe - History of Europe - The Great War and its aftermath: The year witnessed not only the outbreak of World War I but also such very different events as the publication of James Joyce’s short stories Dubliners, André Gide’s novel Les Caves du Vatican, and D.H.
Lawrence’s story The Prussian Officer. It was also the year of Pablo Picasso’s painting “The Small Table. History of Europe - History of Europe - The interwar years: Woodrow Wilson’s vision of a general association of nations took shape in the League of Nations, founded in Its basic constitution was the Covenant—Wilson’s word, chosen, as he said, “because I am an old Presbyterian.” The Covenant was embodied in the Versailles and other peace treaties.
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In Sites of Memory, Sites of Mourning: The Great War in European Cultural History, Jay Winter juxtaposes poetry, film, literature, paintings and war memorials produced in Germany, France and Great Britain during the interwar period, and finds "striking convergences in the experience of loss and search for meaning in all combatant countries" (11).Reviews: Get this from a library.
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German Chancellor Adolf Hitler began to acquire territory in Europe, beginning with Austria and parts of Czechoslovakia. England and France allowed Germany to make these moves, fearful that any action to stop them would only inflame the.
In one of the most famous works set during the “Great War,” American writer Ernest Hemingway offers a gripping love story between a soldier and.
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There is no restriction as to period. This journal is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics. The Great War and Modern Memory is a book of literary criticism written by Paul Fussell and published in by Oxford University describes the literary responses by English participants in World War I to their experiences of combat, particularly in trench perceived futility and insanity of this conduct became, for many gifted Englishmen of their generation, a metaphor.
The Great War is a landmark history that firmly places the First World War in the context of imperialism. Set to overturn conventional accounts of what happened during this, the first truly international conflict, it extends the study of the First World War beyond the confines of Europe.
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The Great War was a turning point of the twentieth century, giving birth to a new, modern, and industrial approach to warfare that changed the world forever. The remembrance, awareness, and knowledge of the conflict and, most importantly, of those who participated and were affected by it, altered from country to country, and in some cases has.
The Unsettling of Europe by Peter Gatrell review – the great migration, to the present A detailed, sensitive guide to the violent uprootings and unremarkable journeys that shaped a. I’m certainly not recommending every book about war ever written, or even every book I’ve read on the subject, but instead a collection of the most meaningful.
I’m sure I’ll miss some great books you’ve loved, so please suggest them in the comments. Note: I have them roughly organized by chronology and era but feel free to skip around. Culture Film Books Music Art & design great war in the 20 years that separated it from what became the second world war was much less in Britain than in other parts of Europe.