GM 242 Germany Divided and Reunited (Fall/Spring: 3)

Cross Listed with HS160
Offered Biennially
Conducted in English.
Required for the German Studies minor.
Counts toward German major and German minor.

This course provides a multi-dimensional look at post-war Germany, East and West. Politics, social and economic structure (East versus West), music, art, literature, philosophy (Critical Theory), the crisis and reform of the West German university system, the young generation, and Americanization will be discussed. Other topics include radicalism/extremism/protest movements (including terrorism), coping with the past (National Socialism), the Revolution of November 1989, and the legal ramifications and unsolved problems deriving from reunification.
Daniel Bowles

Last Updated: 15-MAY-13