Identity Creation and the Culture of Contrition

Reconfiguring National Identity in the Berlin Republic (The New Germany in Context) by Karl Wilds

Publisher: Univ of Birmingham

Written in English
Published: Pages: 192 Downloads: 799
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Subjects:

  • European studies,
  • Germany,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL12262409M
ISBN 101902459156
ISBN 109781902459158

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(). Identity creation and the culture of contrition: Recasting ‘normality’ in the Berlin Republic. German Politics: Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. Cited by: The thesis examines the reconfiguration of concepts of national identity in postunification Germany in three broad sections. Section one examines the discourse of identity of neoconservatives and critical thinkers between the s and s.

Neoconservatives advocated a return to conventional national identity based upon the patriotic identification with indigenous national : Karl Wilds. Identity creation and the culture of contrition: reconfiguring national identity in the Berlin Republic Author: Wilds, Karl The thesis perceives in this latter discourse of "broken" identity an attempt to reconfigure a sense of national "normality" in the present which is predicated upon the acknowledgement of "abnormality" in the : Karl Wilds.

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