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New German Critique (2020) 47 (2 (140)): 45–80.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Mimi Howard Abstract This article provides a genealogy of Hannah Arendt’s treatment of political economy in the years prior to the publication of The Human Condition (1958). In the early 1950s her archival papers and diary entries display deep concern for a host of topics at the intersection of...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 9–40.
Published: 01 November 2015
...James Chappel Catholicism in twentieth-century Germany was more than a Sunday-morning activity: it was a political economy, or a means of grasping and governing the social realm. Catholics began to forge their own social theories at the end of the nineteenth century, and during the Weimar era the...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (3 (126)): 145–168.
Published: 01 November 2015
... exception of Kurt von Schleicher), the Foreign Office, and the ministries of finance and economy, and who penned reports and memoranda that influenced the ministries’ bureaucracies. He rubbed shoulders with everyone who was anyone in Berlin’s political circles, including political protagonists...
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New German Critique (2018) 45 (1 (133)): 1–22.
Published: 01 February 2018
...šection on the gambler or gambling, or in explaining how we ought to play more justly or fairly with others. He is not even much concerned with the hypocrisy that permits a soci- ety to sermonize about the ills of gambling while supporting a highly specula- tive political economy.13 The critique of...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (1 (115)): 139–167.
Published: 01 February 2012
...” others as persons. In the process Hasselbach discloses an other- wise obscure relationship between life and politics that underlies the post- fascist, democratic moral economy. This has to do with how the pathological agency of hatred/authoritarianism and the humanness of the other as “a per...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 207–230.
Published: 01 November 2012
..., bearing the traces of multiple historical rewritings. Exploring the analytic potential of the palimpsest figure in the cultural history of the German dictatorships, Philpotts sets out to uncover two key moments of cultural-political appropriation: at the time of the Ministry's original design and...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (2 (140)): 81–106.
Published: 01 August 2020
... on a comprehensive theory of the “historical course of society as a whole.” 5 Now dismissing works by “the students of political scientists” as merely a scientific discipline with a limited intellectual horizon, 6 he postulated instead a direct “dependence of politics on the economy.” 7 And...
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New German Critique (2013) 40 (1 (118)): 43–64.
Published: 01 February 2013
... understanding Schoenberg's approach to music itself. But it was more than a purely aesthetic issue. Each of these intellectuals claims that the Bilderverbot was central to the contemporary political struggles. In Adorno's mind, not only had the Nazis violated the ban against graven images, but Hollywood's...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 11–24.
Published: 01 August 2012
.... Once privileged as metaphors for production, Bauhaus designs are now examined to expose the school's participation in a market economy and its interaction with consumerism. This in turn has focused attention on the school's many female students and the much smaller number of female staff. Finally, with...
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New German Critique (2020) 47 (3 (141)): 7–20.
Published: 01 November 2020
..., but evident expression.” 28 Impassive performance—the “invisible, but evident expression”—through its knowing deployment of an opaque face and body, enacts the similar opacity of the historical crisis permeating Euro-American political economies in the mid- to late interwar. The performing body...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (3 (114)): 1–16.
Published: 01 November 2011
... warriors, for Weber, charismatic leadership is also a genuinely modern phenomenon, an offspring of popular sovereignty. Especially in the first part of Economy and Society, he describes democracy as a political form particularly susceptible to the charms of charismatic leaders. For if charismatic...
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New German Critique (2015) 42 (2 (125)): 97–113.
Published: 01 August 2015
... diverse novels and collections of aphorisms, Walser elaborates what Edward W. Said calls in On Late Style (2006) an aesthetic of “intransigence, difficulty and unresolved contradiction,” which subordinates history, contemporary realities, and political correctness to the awkwardly otherworldly...
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New German Critique (2017) 44 (2 (131)): 163–200.
Published: 01 August 2017
... Stephen , 29 – 46 . New York : Camden House . ———. 2010 . “The Economy of Experience in Weimar Germany.” In Weimar Publics / Weimar Subjects: Rethinking the Political Culture of Germany in the 1920s , edited by Canning Kathleen Barndt Kerstin McGuire Kristin , 360 – 83 . New...
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New German Critique (2011) 38 (3 (114)): 95–114.
Published: 01 November 2011
.... The implications of the concept of charisma must be understood in their social, political, and—most important—affective dynamics. Writing Hitler's biography always means not only retracing the emotions, hopes, desires, and imaginations invoked by his political style but also working on the affects...
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New German Critique (2008) 35 (3 (105)): 97–120.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Nitzan Lebovic This article addresses the strange reappearance of Carl Schmitt in the context of German Jewish thought after 1940. The focus is on the role political theology played in the work of Martin Buber, Hugo Bergman, and Jacob Taubes, three men who met in Jerusalem during the late 1940s and...
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New German Critique (2021) 48 (1 (142)): 125–152.
Published: 01 February 2021
... through the political emotions, dispositions, and identifications that can properly be called populist. In the larger context of worker’s literature, conservative revolution, and völkisch thought, the Nazi discourse of workerdom not only confirms the close connection between political emotion and populist...
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New German Critique (2016) 43 (1 (127)): 195–214.
Published: 01 February 2016
... analyze the new political situation with the theoretical instruments of Karl Marx’s critique of political economy. But Pollock was the one who began to understand that ideology was no longer merely a phenome- non of the Überbau (superstructure) but constitutive for the shape of social dynamics...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (2 (116)): 119–132.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Anne Fuchs This article investigates how the Dresden of Uwe Tellkamp's Der Turm ( The Tower , 2008) creates a complex psychotopography of the German Democratic Republic through an ethnographically inflected mode of realism. Tracing how the main localities map out the hidden social and political...
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New German Critique (2019) 46 (2 (137)): 117–149.
Published: 01 August 2019
... transformation of society. As a result, socialist politics might degenerate into “mere ad campaigns.” For him, parliamentary politics served only as a guarantor of democratic pluralism, not an end in itself. So long as the economy continued to grow, the SPD could safely function as one democratic party among...
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New German Critique (2012) 39 (3 (117)): 109–133.
Published: 01 November 2012
... serious threat to the stability of that nation’s capitalist economy or democratic political order. All generated a host of anxieties about Germany’s problematic past and possible future, about Cold War divisions and generational conflicts. Because of the violence it inflicted on people and...