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Luke Springman : Carpe Mundum . German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic . 2007 . Nalda San Martín Saldías : Deutsche und südamerikanische Phantastik für Kinder . Ein Vergleich der grundlegenden Erzählmodelle . 2007 .

Author: Gabriele von Glasenapp

Publisher: Peter Lang

ISBN: 3631574568

Category: Education

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Die Beiträge dieses Bandes beschäftigen sich mit der Allgemein- wie der Kinder- und Jugendliteratur als einem zentralen Erinnerungsmedium an Kindheit und Jugend während des Zweiten Weltkriegs und der Nachkriegszeit. Fokussiert werden die teilweise traumatisierenden Erlebnisse: Zum einen aus unterschiedlichen nationalen Perspektiven, wobei der nationale Referenzrahmen neben deutschsprachigen auch europäische wie außereuropäische Perspektiven umfasst. Zum anderen werden die literarischen Kindheitsdarstellungen einzelner Länder unter dem Aspekt von Selbst- und Fremdwahrnehmung gesehen. Die einzelnen Aufsätze gehen zur Erinnerungskultur im Allgemeinen, behandeln einzelne Autoren und befassen sich mit der Tradierung von Texten, Aspekten nationaler Literaturpolitik sowie Fragen der literarischen Vermittlung.

Carpe mundum — seize the world.' 'They made you a god,' Janson said, recalling the president's words, 'when they didn't own the heavens.' 'The heavens are beyond even my ken. Still, I'll be happy to keep an open mind.

Author: Robert Ludlum

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781409122050

Category: Fiction

Page: 640

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The Sunday Times bestselling thriller from 'the world's most read writer' GQ 'A writer who bests the bestsellers' Daily Telegraph Retired operative Paul Janson is called back to the spy game to settle a personal debt he owes. Peter Novak, the legendary Hungarian immigrant and head of the Liberty Foundation, has been kidnapped and faces execution at the hands of terrorist extremists. It is up to Janson to rescue Novak before he is murdered. Janson immediately puts together a top team and manages the nearly impossible task of extricating Novak, but something goes horribly wrong - something that indicates the operation had been compromised from the start - and only Janson himself survives. Now the major intelligence services think that Janson was responsible for Novak's death and are sending their finest operatives after him...
2009-12-23 By Robert Ludlum

He is the author of Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic (Peter Lang, 2007). Research and publications have been mainly in the area of German youth culture during the Weimar Republic (1918– 1933).

Author: Elisabeth Wesseling

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317068464

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 350

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While Romantic-era concepts of childhood nostalgia have been understood as the desire to retrieve the ephemeral mindset of the child, this collection proposes that the emergence of digital media has altered this reflective gesture towards the past. No longer is childhood nostalgia reliant on individual memory. Rather, it is associated through contemporary convergence culture with the commodities of one's youth as they are recycled from one media platform to another. Essays in the volume's first section identify recurrent patterns in the recycling, adaptation, and remediation of children's toys and media, providing context for section two's exploration of childhood nostalgia in memorial practices. In these essays, the contributors suggest that childhood toys and media play a role in the construction of s the imagined communities (Benedict Anderson) that define nations and nationalism. Eschewing the dichotomy between restorative and reflexive nostalgia, the essays in section three address the ethics of nostalgia in terms of child agency and depictions of childhood. In a departure from the notion that childhood nostalgia is the exclusive prerogative of narrative fiction, section four looks for its traces in the child sciences. Pushing against nostalgia's persistent associations with wishful thinking, false memories, and distortion, this collection suggests nostalgia is never categorically good or bad in itself, but owes its benefits or defects to the ways in which it is brought to bear on the representation of children and childhood.
2017-09-11 By Elisabeth Wesseling

Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic. Frankfurt: Peter Lang, 2007. Townsend, John Rowe. “United Kingdom: British Children's Literature; A Historical Overview.” In International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's ...

Author: Emer O'Sullivan

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810874962

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 372

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The Historical Dictionary of Children's Literature relates the history of children's literature through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, a bibliography, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on authors, books, and genres.
2010-11-22 By Emer O'Sullivan

On youth, see Luke Springman Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic (Frankfurt am Main, 2007). On specific areas of Weimar culture, see Peter Jelavich, Berlin Cabaret (Cambridge, Mass., 1993), ...

Author: Jackson J. Spielvogel

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781315509150

Category: History

Page: 320

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This text is based on current research findings and is written for students and general readers who want a deeper understanding of this period in German history. It provides a balanced approach in examining Hitler's role in the history of the Third Reich and includes coverage of the economic, social, and political forces that made the rise and growth of Nazism possible; the institutional, cultural, and social life of the Third Reich; the Second World War; and the Holocaust.
2016-09-16 By Jackson J. Spielvogel

Carpe Mundum is made up of students from around the world, promoting the acceptance and appreciation of different nationalities and cultures. Did You Know? RMU has a Diversity Speaker Series, created to stimulate conversation and ...

Author: Emma Venezie

Publisher: College Prowler

ISBN: 9781427497802

Category: Reference

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2011-03-15 By Emma Venezie

Think of all your dreams 656 plans; and mark them off your list Everything you Want to be, is there Within your grasp So, Carpe Mundum, the entire World will fit Within your fist. Kill the little monster and ignore it's dying rasp.

Author: Ryan P Hunt

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781479755769

Category: Poetry

Page: 108

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Train Written Poetry has evolved from a Friday pub lunch invite, to weekly news commentary into the book of messages you hold in your hand. An eclectic mix of styles and themes, most of the poems are written while sat on the Mandurah to Perth train line and a lot of the inspiration comes from inside these carriages. With changing themes of friendship, control, landscapes and love there is a poem in here for everybody. Train Written Poetry is a book of eternal messages written in a modern twist and one that most people can relate to.
2012-11-01 By Ryan P Hunt

Sontag, Susan. “Fascinating Fascism.” New York Review of Books, February 6, 1975. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/1975/feb/06/ fascinating-fascism/. Springman, Luke. Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic.

Author: Harald Höbusch

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

ISBN: 9781571139580

Category: History

Page: 282

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A study of how Nanga Parbat, the ninth-highest peak on earth, became the German "mountain of the mind."
2016 By Harald Höbusch

Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic. New York: Peter Lang, 2007. Stark, Gary. “All Quiet on the Home Front: Popular Entertainments, Censorship, and Civilian Morale in Germany, 1914–1918.” In Authority, Identity and ...

Author: Laurie Marhoefer

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 9781442626577

Category: POLITICAL SCIENCE

Page: 340

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Sex and the Weimar Republic shows how, in Weimar Germany, the citizen's right to sexual freedom came with a duty to keep sexuality private, non-commercial, and respectable.

Carpe Mundum: German Youth Culture of the Weimar Republic. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang, 2007. Stableford, Brian. “Science Fiction and Ecology.” In Seed, A Companion to Science Fiction, 127–41. Stache, Rainer.

Author: Bruce Campbell

Publisher: Boydell & Brewer

ISBN: 9781571135933

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 292

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The first broad treatment of German genre fiction, containing innovative new essays on a variety of genres and foregrounding concerns of gender, environmentalism, and memory.
2014 By Bruce Campbell

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