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World Society in Literature & Film -- Germany GER 0868: Find Books About Germany

A collection of useful resources for students in German sections of World Society in Literature & Film.

Why Books?

rows of bookshelves

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Question: What value lies in books?  Why, for example, would a researcher choose a book over a journal?

Answer: Because of their length, books tend to provide more comprehensive treatment of a topic. Books can also be useful for providing footnotes to additional materials. 

Browse for Books by Subject

Use the following Subject Headings to browse for books related to your course:

  • Collective memory -- Germany
  • Motion pictures -- Germany
  • Motion pictures -- Germany -- History
  • Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
  • Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 21st century
  • Motion pictures -- Germany (East) -- History
  • Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- Germany
  • German literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism
  • Germany -- History -- Unification, 1990
  • Germany -- Immigrants -- Social Conditions
  • Germany -- Social Life and Customs
  • Germany -- Social Life and Customs -- 20th century

Select eBooks

Cambridge Companion To Modern German Culture
Phantoms of war in contemporary German literature, films and discourse
Critical History of German Film
Reimagining The European Family