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American economic system as depicted in the critical German literature of the 20th century

Iris Sommer

American economic system as depicted in the critical German literature of the 20th century

by Iris Sommer

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Germans -- Attitudes.,
    • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Anti-Americanism -- Germany.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIris Sommer, Karsten Hellmann ; edited by Hermann Fink.
      SeriesEuropean University Studies. Series XIV, Anglo-Saxon language and literature ;, vol. 283 =, Europäische Hochschulschriften. Reihe XIV, Angelsächsiche Sprache und Literatur,, Bd. 283, Europäische Hochschulschriften., Bd. 283.
      ContributionsHellmann, Karsten., Fink, Hermann, 1929-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC106 .S678 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination173 p. :
      Number of Pages173
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL537033M
      ISBN 103631473141
      LC Control Number96115225
      OCLC/WorldCa33321917

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      The American Renaissance. During the mid-nineteenth century, many American literary masterpieces were produced. Sometimes called the “American Renaissance” (a term coined by the scholar F.O. Matthiessen), this period encompasses (approximately) the s to the dawn of the Civil War, and it has been closely identified with American romanticism and transcendentalism. Postwar Literature. The postwar decades saw a gradual literary resurgence, with the social and critical novels of authors like Heinrich Böll, Günter Grass, and Max Frisch gaining prominance. Two important centers of literary activity were Gr organized by Hans Werner Richter in Germany, and the Vienna Circle, which attracted a number of experimental writers, such as H. C. Artmann.

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