1st Edition

Re-thinking Academic Politics in (Re)unified Germany and the United States
Comparative Academic Politics & the Case of East German Historians

ISBN 9781138866560
Published May 7, 2015 by Routledge
300 Pages

USD $62.95

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Book Description

First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Table of Contents

1. Towards a Comparative Approach to Academic Politics; 2. German Historians/Politics Prior to 1989; 3. In Search of the Third Way: The East German Historical Community and the Politics of Self-Reform; 4. The Politics of Evaluation, Hiring  Practices and Institution Building; 5. The Politics of Memory: The Past and Future in Light of Reunification; 6. Towards a Multicultural Approach to Knowledge

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John A. Weaver has authored or edited five books including Popular Culture and Critical Pedagogy and Postmodern Science Education and has written for numerous journals including Comparative Education, Journal of Curriculum Theorizing, and Race, Gender, and Class. His research interests include Science Fiction, Science Education, Academic Politics, Popular Culture, the Holocaust, Information Technology, and Rap Music. He is currently a professor at the University of Akron