A Nation in Barracks: Modern Germany, Military Conscription by Ute Frevert

By Ute Frevert

A country in Barracks indicates how military-civil family have developed in Germany over the last 2 hundred years. This ebook investigates how conscription has contributed to instilling a robust feel of army dedication one of the German public. the writer seems to be at its courting to country citizenship, state construction, gender formation and the concept that of violence. She starts off with the early 19th century, whilst conscription was once first utilized in Prussia and first and foremost met with harsh feedback from all features of society, and keeps in the course of the Germanies of the post-1949 interval. The booklet covers the Prussian version used in the course of global warfare I, the Weimar Republic while no conscription was once enforced, and the mass army mobilization of the 3rd Reich. all through this certain exam, Ute Frevert examines how civil society offers with institutionalized violence and the way this impacts types of citizenship and gender kin.

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