Germany in Transit by Deniz Gokturk
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Germany in Transit
By Deniz Gokturk

Germany in Transit

Nation and Migration, 1955-2005

Edited by See other recent books by Deniz Gokturk See other recent books by David Gramling See other recent books by Anton Kaes
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $72.00
Your Price: $64.80 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.20! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.24 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Germany in Transit by Deniz Gokturk

Book Description

How does migration change a nation? "Germany in Transit" is the first sourcebook to illuminate the country's transition into a multiethnic society - from the arrival of the first guest workers in the mid-1950s to the most recent reforms in immigration and citizenship law. The book charts the highly contentious debates about migrant labor, human rights, multiculturalism, and globalization that have unfolded in Germany over the past fifty years - debates that resonate far beyond national borders. This cultural history in documents offers a rich archive for the comparative study of modern Germany against the backdrop of European integration, transnational migration, and the fall of the Berlin Wall. Divided into eleven thematic chapters, "Germany in Transit" includes 200 original texts in English translation, as well as a historical introduction, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and filmography.

Buy Germany in Transit book by Deniz Gokturk from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780520248946
ISBN-10: 0520248945
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 38mm)
Pages: 613
Imprint: University of California Press
Publisher: University of California Press
Publish Date: 16-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


Books By Author Deniz Gokturk

Orienting Istanbul by Deniz Gokturk Orienting Istanbul, Paperback (June 2010)

Presents an interdisciplinary study of Istanbul, a city facing conflicting social, political and cultural pressures in its search for a place in Europe and on the world stage in the twenty-first century.

» View all books by Deniz Gokturk

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Germany in Transit book by Deniz Gokturk and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Deniz Gokturk

Deniz Gokturk, Associate Professor of German, is author of Kunstler, Cowboys, Ingenieure: Kultur- und mediengeschichtliche Studien zu deutschen Amerika-Texten 1912-1920. David Gramling is completing his doctoral thesis on German Turkish literature and the spatial imaginary. Anton Kaes, Chancellor Professor of German and Film Studies, is author of From Hitler to Heimat: The Return of History as Film, M, and coeditor of The Weimar Republic Sourcebook (UC Press).

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Deniz Gokturk close
Orienting Istanbul by Deniz Gokturk
Orienting Istanbul by Deniz Gokturk
»
Recent books by David Gramling close
Invention of Monolingualism by David Gramling
Germany in Transit by David Gramling
»
Recent books by Anton Kaes close
Shell Shock Cinema by Anton Kaes
Germany in Transit by Anton Kaes
Promise of Cinema by Anton Kaes
From
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close