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  • Quiet Invaders Revisited: Biographies of Austrian Immigrants to the United States in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Quiet Invaders Revisited

    Biographies of Austrian Immigrants to the United States in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gunter Bischof

    The history of Austrian immigration to the United States is a widely under-researched field of study. In 1968 the American cultural diplomat E. Wilder Spaulding published his book, The Quiet Invaders, with an Austrian publisher, Bundesverlag, but it never got the attention in American immigration…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30
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  • From a Multiethnic Empire to a Nation of Nations: Austro-Hungarian Migrants in the Us, 1870-1940 book cover

    From a Multiethnic Empire to a Nation of Nations

    Austro-Hungarian Migrants in the Us, 1870-1940, 1st Edition

    By Annemarie Steidl, Wladimir Fischer-Nebmaier, James W Oberly

    This book describes the transatlantic experience of Austrian and Hungarian migrants from 1870 to 1960. Through socio-economic, demographic, and cultural analyses, the authors recount how newly arrived immigrants struggled to adapt to the new sociocultural mores of America while upholding their own…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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  • Ambition and Reality: Austria's Foreign Policy Since 1945 book cover

    Ambition and Reality

    Austria's Foreign Policy Since 1945, 1st Edition

    By Franz Cede, Christian Prosl

    Ambition and Reality provides a succinct and compelling account of Austria's foreign policy interests and diplomatic practices from 1945 to today. It analyses the extent and influence of Austria's foreign policy practices, shedding light on an important piece of European history. Topics covered…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30
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    Studien Verlag

  • Subnational Parliaments in the Eu Multi-Level Parliamentary System: Taking Stock of the Post-Lisbon Era book cover

    Subnational Parliaments in the Eu Multi-Level Parliamentary System

    Taking Stock of the Post-Lisbon Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gabriele Abels, Annegret Eppler

    This is the first comprehensive analysis of the role of subnational parliaments in the EU policymaking system. The contributions analyze the dynamic resulting from the new provisions of the Lisbon Treaty, which was meant to strengthen the role of parliaments at all levels of the EU system and,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-10
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    Studien Verlag

  • Museums, Migration and Cultural Diversity: Swedish Museums in Tune with the Times? book cover

    Museums, Migration and Cultural Diversity

    Swedish Museums in Tune with the Times?, 1st Edition

    By Christina Johansson

    Historically, an important role of museums has been to contribute to national homogenization. The book specifically engages with how the Swedish museum sector addresses new demands from a society that is profoundly characterized by migration and cultural diversity. Besides the museums'…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
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  • The Life and Work of Gunther Anders: Emigre, Iconoclast, Philosopher, Man of Letters book cover

    The Life and Work of Gunther Anders

    Emigre, Iconoclast, Philosopher, Man of Letters, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gunter Bischof, Jason Dawsey, Bernhard Fetz

    This volume recovers and reintroduces the work of Gunther Anders (1902-1992), "the most neglected German philosopher of the twentieth century," according to Jean-Pierre Dupuy. In his main philosophical work, Die Antiquiert-heit des Menschen (1956), Anders developed what he called a "philosophy of…

    Paperback – 2015-09-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Schwarze Milch: Zuruckgehaltene Briefe Aus Den Todeslagern Transnistriens book cover

    Schwarze Milch

    Zuruckgehaltene Briefe Aus Den Todeslagern Transnistriens, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Grilj

    This book explores the Holocaust in Romania between 1941 and 1944, during which 410,000 mostly Jewish people were captured in camps and later killed. Before they died, many of them sent letters to friends and acquaintances asking for help. The letters were retained and never delivered. These…

    Hardback – 2015-06-30
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    Studien Verlag

  • Relationships/Beziehungsgeschichten: Austria and the United States in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Relationships/Beziehungsgeschichten

    Austria and the United States in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    By Gunter Bischof

    After the breakup of the Habsburg Monarchy, the Austrian-American relationship was one of a dwarf confronting a giant. America continued to offer a better life for many Austrian emigrants, while for America the small Austrian Republic was insignificant. However, there were times when Austria…

    Paperback – 2015-04-20
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    Studien Verlag

  • Fiscal Federalism and Fiscal Decentralization in Europe book cover

    Fiscal Federalism and Fiscal Decentralization in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Stefan August Lutgenau

    Fiscal federalism and fiscal decentralization are the main pillars of federal and decentralized systems. Although there are comparable problems, competences and designs of these systems vary significantly. Furthermore, the systems are faced with pressure to justify and to reform due to the…

    Paperback – 2014-02-10
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    Studien Verlag

  • Debating Migration: Political Discourses on Labor Immigration in Historical Perspective book cover

    Debating Migration

    Political Discourses on Labor Immigration in Historical Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefanie Mayer, Mikael Spang

    Stefanie Mayer and Mikael SpAng take a close look at debates regarding (labor) immigration in Austria and Sweden by comparing discussions during the 1960s and 1970s with contemporary political discourse. The editors combine their research on institutional developments with elements of critical…

    Hardback – 2013-07-02
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    Studien Verlag

  • New Orleans: Creolization and All That Jazz book cover

    New Orleans

    Creolization and All That Jazz, 1st Edition

    By Berndt Ostendorf

    Ralph Ellison once wrote that the rules of performance in American culture are jazz-shaped. This book explores the Afro-Creole core culture of New Orleans as the mainspring of this energizing music. Much of the cultural capital of the city is buried in a complex, tripartite racial history, which…

    Paperback – 2013-02-28
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    Studien Verlag

  • Challenges for Alpine Parties: Strategies of Political Parties for Identity and Territory in the Alpine Regions book cover

    Challenges for Alpine Parties

    Strategies of Political Parties for Identity and Territory in the Alpine Regions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gunther Pallaver, Claudius Wagemann

    Some political scientists argue that cleavages, especially the class cleavage, no longer represent a significant point of political conflict. This book takes issue with this claim, demonstrating that other cleavages structure party competition. This is nowhere more evident than in the European…

    Hardback – 2013-02-28
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    Studien Verlag

  • Democratisation and de-Democratisation in Europe?: Austria, Britain, Italy and the Czech Republic-A Comparison book cover

    Democratisation and de-Democratisation in Europe?

    Austria, Britain, Italy and the Czech Republic-A Comparison, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Froeschl, Ulrike Kozeluh, Christian Schaller

    This anthology illustrates political changes as a result of neoliberal economic and social policies as well as their impact on democracy at the national and European level. Five central issues constitute the framework for a general analytic approach, a detailed description of the country reports…

    Paperback – 2013-02-07
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    Studien Verlag

  • Regionalization and Minority Policies in Central Europe: Case Studies from Poland, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania book cover

    Regionalization and Minority Policies in Central Europe

    Case Studies from Poland, Slovakia, Hungary and Romania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan August Lutgenau

    If Europe, with its long historic and dendritic development, has common patterns, one might be its heterogeneity. Europe was and is shaped by its different regions and minorities within national borders. Regionalization in Central Eastern Europe was often suspected of playing into the hands of…

    Paperback – 2013-02-07
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    Studien Verlag

  • Narben/Scars: An Art Project on Sexual Abuse book cover

    Narben/Scars

    An Art Project on Sexual Abuse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anita Moser, Franz Wassermann

    NARBEN/SCARS, an art project on sexual abuse was initiated to fight the forbidden act of sexual-violence against children and teenagers. This two-language volume (English/German) puts together scientific essays by top experts as well as the documentation of an art project for the first time. The…

    Hardback – 2013-02-07
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    Studien Verlag

  • Tamid Kadima - Heading Forward: Jewish Exodus Out of Europe 1945-1948 book cover

    Tamid Kadima - Heading Forward

    Jewish Exodus Out of Europe 1945-1948, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sabine Aschauer-Smolik, Mario Steidl

    After the end of World War Two an exodus, unique in history, took place. Due to the continuing Anti-Semitism, thousands of Jewish survivors of the Holocaust were striving for ways out of Europe in order to reach the USA or Palestine/Israel. Between the years 1946 and 1948 numerous Jewish refugees…

    Paperback – 2011-05-04
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    Studien Verlag

  • Europe on Trial: Shortcomings of the EU with Regard to Democracy, Public Sphere, and Identity book cover

    Europe on Trial

    Shortcomings of the EU with Regard to Democracy, Public Sphere, and Identity, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Trefas, Jens Lucht

    The rejection of the referenda concerning the Constitutional Treaty of Europe in France and the Netherlands in 2005 showed that European integration is hampered by shortcomings in a common public sphere, democracy, and identity. The present volume explores these deficits. Newest results of…

    Hardback – 2011-05-04
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    Studien Verlag

  • How to (Re)Write European History: History and Text Book Projects in Retrospect book cover

    How to (Re)Write European History

    History and Text Book Projects in Retrospect, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Rathkolb

    European politicians, authors, and historians analyze in this volume the potential scope for a European history book written from a European point of view. The first stirrings and early initiatives that go back to the 1960s are considered, as is Basic Research by Frederic Delouche and his team of…

    Hardback – 2011-05-04
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    Studien Verlag

  • Migration and Memory: Representations of Migration in Europe Since 1960 book cover

    Migration and Memory

    Representations of Migration in Europe Since 1960, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christiane Hintermann, Christina Johansson

    The contributions in this anthology explore the linkage between two very prominently debated topics: migration on the one hand and memory on the other. It addresses the question of how (im)migration histories as well as(im)migrants themselves and their histories are collectively remembered and…

    Hardback – 2011-05-04
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    Studien Verlag

  • United in Visual Diversity: Images and Counter-Images of Europe book cover

    United in Visual Diversity

    Images and Counter-Images of Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Drechsel, Claus Leggewie

    Europe has no outstanding political icon. Yet, lots of weaker motifs and widespread iconographies give Europe a face to be seen. The motto of the European Union proves to be well founded, when it comes to images and counter-images of Europe. The texts in this volume analyze central, peripheral, and…

    Hardback – 2011-05-04
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    Studien Verlag

  • Deep Search: The Politics of Search Beyond Google book cover

    Deep Search

    The Politics of Search Beyond Google, 1st Edition

    Edited by Konrad Becker, Felix Stalder

    Deep Search collects 13 texts which investigate the social and political dimensions of how we navigate the deep seas of knowledge. What do we win, and what do we lose when we move from an analogue to a digital information order? How is computer readable significance produced, how is meaning…

    Paperback – 2009-12-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Images of the Marshall Plan in Europe: Films, Photographs, Exhibits, Poster book cover

    Images of the Marshall Plan in Europe

    Films, Photographs, Exhibits, Poster, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gunter Bischof, Dieter Stiefel

    The Marshall Plan is considered the most successful foreign aid program in American history. It played a crucial role in helping to rebuild Western Europe after World War II, reintegrate West Germany into the West, maintain American interest in EuropeI1/2s future, contain communism, and launch…

    Hardback – 2009-12-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Sanitas Per Aquas: Spas, Lifestyles and Foodways: Austria and the United States in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Sanitas Per Aquas: Spas, Lifestyles and Foodways

    Austria and the United States in the Twentieth Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Lysaght

    This volume contains papers presented at the sixteenth International Ethnological Food Research Conference held in Innsbruck, Austria, and Merano, Italy. The conference brought together scholars from eighteen countries in Europe, North America, and Asia, from a variety of disciplines, who explore…

    Paperback – 2009-04-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Breaking the Enigma: Triumph and Tragedy of the Polish-German Cipher War book cover

    Breaking the Enigma

    Triumph and Tragedy of the Polish-German Cipher War, 1st Edition

    By Otmar Moritsch, Wolfgang Pensold

    In the 1920s the German Reichswehr adopts the cipher machine Enigma to secure military radio communication. During the Third Reich, Enigma machines are put into operation in numerous Wehrmacht units. Poland, which is imminently threatened by the German rearmament, begins efforts to break the…

    Audio CD – 2008-03-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Human Rights and a Middle East Peace Process: Analyses and Case Studies from a New Perspective book cover

    Human Rights and a Middle East Peace Process

    Analyses and Case Studies from a New Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefan August Lutgenau

    Since 1967, the Middle East conflict has been a key obstacle to peaceful and prosperous development of the entire region. Israeli occupation of the Palestinian Territories is the root cause of a wide range of violations against human rights and humanitarian law. Although the international community…

    Paperback – 2008-02-28
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    Studien Verlag

  • Kinship and Social Security in Austria: A Social History for the 20th Century book cover

    Kinship and Social Security in Austria

    A Social History for the 20th Century, 1st Edition

    By Johannes Pflegerl, Christine Geserick

    The state and the family, including the whole network of relatives, are the two greatest providers of social security in modern Europe. Like the state, the family provides care, education and financial support to the individual. But how do state and family interact along social change? Using…

    Paperback – 2008-02-28
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    Studien Verlag

  • Afloat on a Turbulent Ocean: A Reflective View of Austria in the 20th Century book cover

    Afloat on a Turbulent Ocean

    A Reflective View of Austria in the 20th Century, 1st Edition

    By Androsch Hannes

    A fortuitous confluence of Austrian anniversaries provides the impetus for a prominent Austrian of international stature to reflect on Austrian history of the twentieth century. This illustrates very clearly the extent to which the post-war Second Republic has been a success story without parallel,…

    Hardback – 2008-02-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Austrian-Greek Encounters Over the Centuries: History, Diplomacy, Politics, Arts, Economics book cover

    Austrian-Greek Encounters Over the Centuries

    History, Diplomacy, Politics, Arts, Economics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Herbert Kroll

    Austrian-Greek Encounters over the Centuries does not only look back to the past, but it also tries to develop perspectives for the future. It sheds new light on an incredible wealth and diversity of important links between Austria and Greece. Two highly visible expressions of this intense…

    Hardback – 2008-02-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Gender in E-Learning and Educational Games: A Reader book cover

    Gender in E-Learning and Educational Games

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    By Karin Siebenhandl, Michael Wagner, Sabine Zauchner

    Dealing with a broad variety of topics in the fields of gender, e-learning, and educational games, this book brings together research and development projects as well as best practice examples. By giving insight into their expertise, the authors of this anthology give a comprehensive picture of the…

    Paperback – 2007-06-30
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  • Satchmo Meets Amadeus book cover

    Satchmo Meets Amadeus

    1st Edition

    Edited by Reinhold Wagnleitner

    Satchmo Meets Amadeus examines the close encounters between classical music--the soundtrack of the Europeanized world--and jazz, the classical music of globalization. This is an eclectic collection of essays by renowned experts covering just about every aspect of the subject: the history of…

    Hardback – 2007-05-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • Professional Development and School Improvement: Science Teachers' Voices in School-Based Reform book cover

    Professional Development and School Improvement

    Science Teachers' Voices in School-Based Reform, 1st Edition

    Edited by Manfred Lang, Digna Couso, Doris Elster, Geraldine Mooney Simmie, Udo Klinger, Piotr Szybek

    Teachers matter in school development is the premise of Professional Development and School Improvement, a book based on case studies from the European-funded project EUDIST (European Development of Innovative Science Teaching). The authors, from Austria, Germany, Spain, Ireland, and Sweden,…

    Paperback – 2007-02-28
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    Studien Verlag

  • Words in Place: Contemporary Literature in South Tyrol book cover

    Words in Place

    Contemporary Literature in South Tyrol, 1st Edition

    By Sigrun Wildner

    This bilingual anthology presents contemporary prose fiction, essays, and poems by well-known writers from the multiethnic and multilingual Italian province of South Tyrol: Helene Floss, Sabine Gruber, Norbert C. Kaser, Gerhard Kofler, Kurt Lanthaler, Sepp Mall, Josef Oberhollenzer, Anita Pichler,…

    Paperback – 2006-05-31
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    Studien Verlag

  • Transatlantic Relations: Austria and Latin America in the 19th and 20th Centuries book cover

    Transatlantic Relations

    Austria and Latin America in the 19th and 20th Centuries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Eisterer, Gunter Bischof

    In early 2006 the Austrian European Union presidency will host a large summit on European Union-Latin American relations. Austria and Latin America in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries is an extensive volume that, for the very first time, offers a broad overview from the Austrian perspective.…

    Paperback – 2006-01-07
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    Studien Verlag

  • Conflict, Gender, Violence book cover

    Conflict, Gender, Violence

    1st Edition

    Edited by Renate Klein, Bernard Wallner

    Based on studies presented at the 6th Interdisciplinary Conference on Conflict, Gender, and Violence in Vienna, this volume contributes to the field of interdisciplinary gender research and provides useful information for those working on sexual harassment and other issues. The broad-based…

    Paperback – 2005-02-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • The Eastern Enlargement of the European Union: Efforts and Obstacles on the Way to Membership book cover

    The Eastern Enlargement of the European Union

    Efforts and Obstacles on the Way to Membership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anselm Skuhra

    The eastern enlargement of the European Union is one of the most significant developments in the history of European integration since the end of World War II. This is due to the large number of accession countries and the variety of cultures and structures and the challenges presented by their…

    Paperback – 2005-02-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • The Various Faces of Reality book cover

    The Various Faces of Reality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Edith Dorfler, Wolfgang Vyslozil

    The concept of "true and unbiased news" is an undisputed ideal of serious news journalism worldwide and therefore the basic principle for news agencies in all democratic societies. However, it took a long time until modern news agencies were established. The articles in this book discuss this…

    Paperback – 2005-02-01
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    Studien Verlag

  • The Policies of Reproduction at the Turn of the 21st Century: The Cases of Finland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Austria, and the Us book cover

    The Policies of Reproduction at the Turn of the 21st Century

    The Cases of Finland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Austria, and the Us, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Mesner, Heidi Niederkofler, Gudrun Wolfgruber

    This pathbreaking volume on gender studies contains contributions from 15 international scholars in six countries on the topic of reproduction policies. It combines an analysis of child care policies with one of procreative policies for each country. From various fields of study around the world,…

    Paperback – 2005-01-11
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    Studien Verlag