Friendship Without Borders: Women's Stories of Power, Politics, and Everyday Life Across East and …

Friendship Without Borders: Women’s Stories of Power, Politics, and Everyday Life Across East and …

Donna Harsch, Friendship Without Borders: Women’s Stories of Power, Politics, and Everyday Life Across East and West Germany, German History, , ghaa072, https://doi.org/10.1093/gerhis/ghaa072 In recent decades, historians, anthropologists and political scientists have published numerous high-quality studies of women and gender relations in the German Democratic Republic and the Federal Republic of Germany, including trans-state investigations of change and continuity in women’s situation between 1945 and 1990—and since. Scholars have analysed women’s legal status, domestic arrangements, sexual experiences, education, employment and political roles. Using interviews and archival sources, they have explored ordinary women’s lives and everyday attitudes. Phil Leask’s new book further enriches this strong body of literature by creatively and sensitively applying new lines of inquiry to a previously unused source. Friendship without Borders is a model of microhistory that vibrantly portrays both… Most users should sign in with their email address. If you originally registered with a username please use that to sign in. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide For full access to this pdf, sign in to an existing account, or purchase an annual subscription.
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