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Your Country, My CountryA Unified History of the United States and Canada

Your Country, My Country: A Unified History of the United States and Canada

Robert Bothwell

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780195448801
eISBN:
9780190279660
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195448801.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

Canadians resemble Americans more than any other nation. Canadians struggle with this fact, while Americans generally assume it or ignore it. The resemblance is masked by two different constitutional ... More

Youth and AuthorityFormative Experiences in England 1560–1640

Youth and Authority: Formative Experiences in England 1560–1640

Paul Griffiths

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204756
eISBN:
9780191676390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204756.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Social History

It is now well known that there was a separate age of youth in 16th-and 17th-century society (and before), but in much of the writing on this subject, youth has emerged as a passive construct of the ... More

Youth and the Welfare State in Weimar Germany

Youth and the Welfare State in Weimar Germany

Elizabeth Harvey

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204145
eISBN:
9780191676123
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204145.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Social History

This is a study of social policy in Weimar Germany. The Weimar Republic gave German youth new social rights and a pledge of generous educational and welfare provision. Public social and welfare ... More

Youth Politics in East GermanyThe Free German Youth Movement 1946-1968

Youth Politics in East Germany: The Free German Youth Movement 1946-1968

Alan McDougall

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199276271
eISBN:
9780191706028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199276271.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In communist East Germany, young people constituted the social group for whom the ruling authorities had the highest hopes — and in whom they were most frequently and bitterly disappointed. In this ... More

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